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Answers to our Social Media Vocabulary Questions

Vocabulary is an important part of test taking. Find the answers to our social media vocab questions here.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

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By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Test Prep: Admissions and Credit

Find test prep books and online resources for college admission tests, high school admission tests, and college credit exams.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Military Planning and Preparation

Get ready for military entrance exams such as the ASVAB and career promotion exams like the officer candidate tests or military flight tests with books and online resources.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

College Credit Exams

Earning college credit before you get to college can be well worth the effort it takes to prepare for the exams.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

College Admissions Tests Preparation

Get ready for college admissions tests with Peterson's suite of online resources and test prep books.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Find the Best South University Programs For You

For over a century, South University has given students the personalized attention they need to achieve their career goals. With small class sizes and faculty with real-world experience, we prove to our students that when they commit to us, we commit to them.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Colleges by State

For students looking to choose colleges by state, this is the right place to go. It has a list of all the states that will let you sift through colleges as you choose.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Popular College Majors in the West States

Here, you'll find lists of popular majors from the states in the west, including Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Popular College Majors in the Southwest States

This is a list of the different popular majors for the states in the southwest, including Arkansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Popular College Majors in the South States

Here, you'll find a set of popular majors for colleges in the southern states, including Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Popular College Majors in New England States

This is a compilation of lists of popular college majors for the New England States, including Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Popular College Majors in the Midwest States

Look at lists of popular majors for the midwest states, including Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, West Virginia, and Wisconsin.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Popular College Majors in the Mid-Atlantic States

Here, you'll find lists of majors popular in the states in the mid-Atlantic region, including Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Washington, DC.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Popular College Majors

Here, you'll find lists of the different states that you can use to narrow down your college search and find the right schools for you.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Find It! Online Paralegal Degree or a Legal Assistant College

Becoming a paralegal, legal secretary or legal assistant can either be a long-term career, or a way to get your foot in the door with the legal system. This article shows you how and why you should consider a paralegal degree.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Nursing Schools List

If you're interested in nursing schools, here is a list of some of the best out there.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Find it! Medical Assistant Programs

Medical assistants are a fundamental part of the healthcare industry, and private practices, surgery centers and hospitals are always looking for more. Find out more in this article.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Information Technology Schools

Here's a list of information technology schools, useful for anyone interested in pursuing information technology careers.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Peterson's College Search iPhone App

Peterson's iPhone app is a great way to find the best colleges and universities for you.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Historically Black Colleges and Universities

Historically black colleges are great schools founded after the civil war to cater to black students. They continue to offer strong educational opportunities while preserving histories of courage, dedication, and commitment to the ideal of intellectual pursuit for all Americans.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Distance Learning Engineering Degree Programs

Distance learning engineering degrees can offer much to students interested in online learning. Find out about the many options available when studying online for engineering in this article.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Accounting Distance Learning Programs Help Build Careers

Interested in an online accounting distance learning program? You've come to the right place. Earning an associate's degree or enrolling in a distance learning accounting program online is a great alternative for someone who may not have the time to attend formal classes.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

5 Higher Ed Themes in Social Media

Social media is a premiere recruitment tool. Having a social media presence allows institutions to build their brand and generate exposure to today's student population. Find out more about social media and how you can use it as a recruitment tool here.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Prepare for civil service jobs and your civil service exam with "Master the Civil Service Exams"

If you're looking into pursuing a civil service career, then you'll likely have to take civil service examinations, and this book can be your guide to acing those tests.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 20, 2017

Peterson's Online Course for the ASVAB

If you're looking to improve your ASVAB AFQT scores, then you should check out this course from Petersons, specifically designed to be a study guide for the test.

By Peterson's Staff updated on November 08, 2017

Peterson's Practice Tests for the CLEP

Get ready for the CLEP test with online practice tests that can help you with CLEP study and help you identify your strengths and weaknesses.

By Peterson's Staff updated on October 22, 2017

Ask the Experts: Campus Life and Student Life

Read actual questions from students about campus life and student life and see answers and advice from college planning and admissions experts.

By Peterson's Staff updated on September 26, 2017

Ask the Experts: College List Planning

Read actual questions from students about college list planning and see answers and advice from college planning and admissions experts.

By Peterson's Staff updated on September 26, 2017

Ask the Experts: College Prep - You and Your Credentials

Read actual questions from students about college prep and your credentials and see answers and advice from college planning and admissions experts

By Peterson's Staff updated on September 26, 2017
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