What Is Credit Transfer?
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What Is Credit Transfer?

Colleges and universities have their own credit transfer policies for newly enrolled students. Credit transfer is the process by which anyone who has earlier completed college courses or any other college-level learning is able to quickly and inexpensively transfer those credits toward their new college degree. Some colleges are strict with credit transfer, whereas others…

What Are Some Free Online Colleges?
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What Are Some Free Online Colleges?

With the huge expense of US colleges and colleges worldwide, many people are on the lookout for free online colleges to attend from the comfort of home. University of the People (UoPeople) is the largest, free online college of worldwide reputation. Other approaches to free online college include affordable colleges such as WGU or Excelsior…

Coursera Review: Features, Pros and Cons in 2021
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Coursera Review: Features, Pros and Cons in 2021

Coursera is one of the earliest of the popular MOOCs and serves millions of students from all over the world. Coursera was started as an open learning platform in 2012 by Daphne Koller and Andrew Ng, It hosts over 5000 courses on various topics, out of which over 1700 courses can be taken for free….

Top 4 Low-cost Online College Courses For Credit
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Top 4 Low-cost Online College Courses For Credit

Not everyone is aware that credit-worthy college courses can be completed online for an affordable cost. This includes both the general education courses and courses for specific college majors. The 4 S’s namely Study.com, Saylor, StraighterLine and Sophia offer the top 4, most affordable, online college courses for credit. Saylor Academy courses are free whereas,…

Should I Get A Job Or Start A Business After College?
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Should I Get A Job Or Start A Business After College?

Some college graduates prefer getting a stable job and others prefer starting a business instead. Still others find it difficult to get a job after college and wonder if starting a business is easier to do. It’s generally a bit of a struggle getting that first job after college. But succeeding in a business is…

Should I Study Abroad Or In India?
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Should I Study Abroad Or In India?

Every year, thousands of Indian students travel abroad for their postgraduate degree and a few do so for their undergraduate degree. There are several benefits and issues with studying abroad versus simply studying in India. You should study abroad if: The foreign country has more relaxed work visas and, If the demand for your degree…

My Parents Want Me To Go To College But I Don’t
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My Parents Want Me To Go To College But I Don’t

Parents often see their children as extensions of themselves rather than as individuals with their own life and preferences. This may appear caring and protective in the early years of a child, but once it starts affecting a child’s future, its time to put a full stop to this misconception. Calmly approach both your parents…

What To Do When Parents Won’t Pay For College
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What To Do When Parents Won’t Pay For College

If your parents are refusing to pay for your college, there are a few different ways you can resolve this issue. It is generally acceptable if your parents are in a low income category and do not have money for your college. But if your parents are rich and still refusing to pay for college,…

What is the average age of college graduates?
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What is the average age of college graduates?

College graduates come in all age groups and only 50-60% of enrolled students actually graduate college. In my case, I completed an associate degree, and then my bachelors while in my early to late 20’s and a masters at the age of 41. In this article, I will go over the average age at which…

Issues Community College Students Face For Degree Completion

Issues Community College Students Face For Degree Completion

There are many problems community college students in the US face that prevent them from successfully completing their associate degree. To understand more about this and to figure out how to overcome these issues, I spoke with several community college students in Southern California. As a whole, community college students do not have the money…