All About Choosing the Best College & College Life

Many factors will likely enter into your college decision, such as location, majors and academics, tuition, student life, sports, campus housing, and college ratings. For all the factors, take the time to explore your options and determine what you really want. The information below can help you find...

 

Attending a State University: What to Expect

For information on some of the basic expectations you should have regarding state universities, check out this article and the information within....

 

State University

State universities are operated by the states in which they exist, and offer several unique opportunities and advantages that you might not find at other...

 

Public University vs. Private College

The major difference between public universities and private colleges lies in how they are funded. If you're looking for more information about the difference...

 

Evaluating Public University Rankings

Ranking public universities is far more than the cost, financial aid, location or academics. This article helps you understand how to rank a public university...

 

Getting the Best Value from a Public University

With accelerating costs and dwindling resources, you may find it difficult to acquire a high-quality college education without problems, but public universities...

 

Private College Week

Want to learn more about private colleges and private universities? Consider attending private college week, a unique way to find out all the information...

 

What is a Private College?

A private college is independent and sets its own policies and goals, as well as being privately funded, and tend to be generally smaller than public or...

 

Is the Cost of Private College Worth It?

Attending a private college offer many benefits. However, private colleges can be quite expensive. Despite all the benefits that private universities and...

 

An Honors Program or Honors College: Does the Difference Make a Difference?

Here, you'll find information about the differences between honors colleges and honors programs, and exactly what you can expect from either....

 

You Will Find Honors College Students Like You and Not Like You

Find information about diversity and how honors colleges and programs value it, nurture it, and make it a priority....

 

Honors College and Honors Experiences: Speaking as a Parent to Parents

Here's all the information that a parent needs about honors college to talk about the subject with your kids....

 

The Various Uses of a Psychology Degree

Psychology is one of the most popular majors in college. What can you do to set yourself aside from the crowd? Learn more in this article....

 

The Value of an Undergraduate Degree in Sociology

Sociology allows one to study others and learn more about human interaction, a valuable skill that can serve you in a variety of ways....

 

The World Will Always Need Economists

Economics is one of the most useful degrees you can get, with applications across a wide variety of careers....

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