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How to Write a Resume When You’re Still in College (With Examples)

You know the battle. You need experience to get a job, but you need a job to get experience. Here’s the good news. As a college student or recent grad, you’ve probably already developed a lot of the knowledge and qualifications to ready yourself for the professional world. We'll show you how to put that info to good use on your resume.

Finish Your Degree Early with Non-Semester College

Roland is up for an Associate Director promotion that earns double his current salary. To qualify, he’ll need to complete his bachelor’s degree as quickly as possible. The company knows how hard Roland works, but without meeting the education qualifications for the promotion, he’ll be surpassed. Here's how he finished his degree early and gained the promotion!

We Do Your College Research for You… for FREE!

Finding the right college and degree can be overwhelming. Take a deep breath because expert help is on the way! At Pearson Accelerated Pathways, we build a College Options Report with a side-by-side degree plan of the best colleges that fit your goals, schedule, budget, prior credit and more.

5 Emerging Careers with Excellent Earning Potential

Before making any career decision, it’s always a good idea to ask yourself, “Will this career be in demand? And if so, how much can I earn?” With thousands of options available, it can be difficult to narrow down a career path that's right for you. Fortunately, we’ve compiled a list of five careers that have great demand and excellent earning potential.

10 Questions to Help You Decide on a Bachelor’s, Master’s, or Ph.D.

How do you know what level of education you need? We’ve compiled 10 questions you should ask to ensure you’re making the best college decision for your schedule, budget, and future career.

Covid Spoiled Sarah’s College Plans: Here’s How She Won

Feeling like it’s becoming impossible to plan your education in the Covid era? Sarah knows exactly how you feel. After getting accepted to her dream college in Winter 2019, she felt elated knowing her college goals were within reach. But just as she got settled on campus—you guessed it—the pandemic hit!

What Exactly Are General Education Credits?

Gen Ed, or General Education, are credits that make up an important part of every college degree. In this post, we dive into what they are.

10 Alternatives to Traditional College

Are there alternatives to college that can lead you toward a fulfilling career? The answer is a resounding yes! Read more about popular college alternatives.

A Beginner’s Guide to the Types of College Degrees

What are the different types of college degrees? Learn more about the wide range of degrees available that can help you pursue your professional goals.

Confessions of a Burnout Junkie (And How to Avoid Becoming One)

Burned out? Here's how you can recognize the signs and recover. And how to prevent it from happening the next time. All from someone who's been down the burnout spiral so many times she's lost count...