Thinking of starting a nursing degree program? Well, you should know beforehand that most nursing degree programs require that you take some prerequisite classes before starting the actual program. Why? Why bother with prerequisite classes? The nursing field has become a popular choice for many college goers, knowing there is a shortage of nurses in… Read More


If you have looked at the number of nursing jobs out there lately, you might have had a question pop into your head: how do I get that job? With higher than average job growth (27%) and strong median salaries, the nursing field is an attractive one. A potential shortage of caregivers in the future… Read More


Like people in so many other careers, nurses are busy. When it comes time for nurses to get graduate degrees to improve their careers, many turn to online nursing degrees, as opposed to traditional ones. To help these busy bees choose the best online nursing degrees for graduate-level nurses, U.S. News has released their list… Read More


If you have thought of earning a college degree, chances are you have considered taking online classes. And why not? Online classes promise flexibility and education from the comfort of your home office or library-anywhere you can get an internet signal on your computer. But where online classes used to be considered inferior to traditional,… Read More


The Association of American Colleges and Universities published a recent study entitled, Raising the Bar, Employer Views On College Learning In The Wake Of the Economic Downturn. Performed by Hart Research Associates, respondents included 302 private sector employers (owners, CEOs, presidents, C-suite level executives, and vice presidents) who had at least 25 employees with 25%… Read More


Pew Research recently conducted a survey in spring 2011. The survey consisted of a telephone survey using a nationally representative sample of adults ages 18 and older; and an online survey done in association with the Chronicle of Higher Education polling presidents of two-year and four-year private, public, and for-profit colleges and universities. The findings… Read More