College is important. Especially in today’s society, with so many jobs requiring a bachelor’s degree as a minimum bar to entry. But is it important for you? This can be a challenging question to answer...
How does financial aid work? What if FAFSA? What does "aid" even mean? In this post, one of our very own Admissions Counselors answers these questions and demystifies the term "financial aid" once and for all.
Considering your degree's long-term effects on your finances can save you from a life of debt. How can you ensure you're not investing too much money in your degree?
At Accelerated Pathways, we hear a lot of questions about how college works. So, we've gathered every blog post that can help answer this question.
Being different isn't easy. But following the world's dictates without proper thought will just hold you back. It's okay to "break the rules" as long as you do so wisely.
We all know college isn’t necessarily right for everyone. But before you trade your walk across the stage for a walk out the door, here are four things every college dropout should know.
Check out how four perfectly normal decisions (that don’t even seem “that bad”) can send your college costs soaring thousands of dollars higher than you expected.
Students often assume student loans will be an inevitable part of their college experience. But they don't have to be. Here are 4 very real, very helpful things you can do to ensure you graduate debt free.
Graduating high school early is a realistic goal, especially if you’re homeschooled. But you still need to be careful. To give yourself the best chance at post-high school success, ask yourself these questions.
Transfer credit can be an efficient way to save thousands on college... as long as you know those courses will transfer. But how do you know which courses will transfer before taking them? The answer: college course codes.
It’s absolutely possible to transfer colleges without losing a single credit. These 5 steps will teach you how.
If you’re an online college student—or considering becoming one—here are 10 ways to ensure your college experience is just as socially enriching as anything you could expect from a campus.
DSSTs can be a great way to get affordable college credit. But if you’re not careful, all your studying can go to waste. Let’s talk about the best way to make DSST part of your college experience.
Everything you need to know about scholarships, how to get them, and whether you even need to earn one in the first place.
In the 1950’s a well-known psychotherapist shocked educators with his approach to student-centered learning.
We say it a lot—college shouldn’t be a debt sentence. But why? Is taking out student loans always a bad idea? We want to help you answer that question yourself by taking a closer look at the realities of student loan debt.
“My child will never make it to college and it will be all my fault!” Ever felt that way? Check out what these five homeschool moms did to prepare their student for college.
Before you spend your high school years stressing yourself out by attempting to perfectly arrange the next 8 years of your academic life, let me offer you a little advice.
40% community college students lose most of their credit upon transfer, but you don’t have to be one of them. This post teaches you the steps you can take to ensure your community college credit transfers safely to your bachelor’s degree.
Why are the acceptance rates for dozens of completely average colleges across California plummeting, with less than half of applicants finding a spot? I have one word for you: impaction.
Don’t want to be broke in college? We’ve got your back. Here are 68 ways to save money.
If you’re considering college, it’s important to know how the system works, especially if you’re hoping to transfer colleges at any point. That all starts with knowing how bachelor’s degrees are structured.