After the long battle which is a bachelors degree program has finally ended, going for a professional degree can seem just plain masochistic. The length of medical school, for instance, has been the subject of many a joke, as is the case with this great exchange from the 1995 comedy Tommy Boy: But seriously, professional… Read More


When thinking about college degrees, many focus solely on bachelors degrees, which are by far the most common. But then there is a whole other level of educational attainment. A bachelor’s degree qualifies you to continue onto a master’s degree or a professional degree, the kind of degree that might lead to a career as… Read More


Nowadays, the prolonged recession and subsequent shortage of jobs has led many to gripe about how bachelors degrees must not be as valuable as they used to be. Some even wonder if bachelors degrees are so common that they’ve become devalued, diluted, and now occupy the spot that was once reserved for high school diplomas.… Read More


Doctorate degrees have always had an air of eliteness about them, what with the doctor title and all. Indeed, doctorate degrees represent the highest level of achievement in our modern education system. But not all careers for doctorate degree-holders are equal. For the extra years in school, some yield a far greater return on investment… Read More