College Resource Center

Apr
18
2014

Using College ROI stats intelligently: Is investment return all that matters?

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College ROI, acronym for Return on Investment, is a popular term right now with final college choices being made. As mentioned in a prior article, it’s become a standard practice for many trying to forecast their future earnings based on their school of choice and major. With Payscale.com offering a comprehensive data-base, students are excited [&hellip…

Posted by Kenneth O'Connor

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Apr
17
2014

Planning To Get The Most From Your Education

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How much value is your education bringing you? When making school choices this spring, it’s important that you are looking at several factors in order to make your decision. Most students are already looking at many of the important ones, including whether or not they will fit in specific college environments, whether or not they [&hellip…

Posted by Matt Harris

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Apr
16
2014

The 3 Powers of in-school student loan payments

In-School loan payments: Easier than College Chemistry

Student loans are very common since college costs are high, and gaining a foothold in modern employment often requires a degree. During this time of year, every freshman to-be for Fall 2014 is making a college choice and considering their major. But often overlooked is the details of how the education is financed. Just ask [&hellip…

Posted by Kenneth O'Connor

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Apr
14
2014

Your College Plan B: 5 considerations after a college rejection

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Rejection: it’s a part of the college admission process that happens to many people.  It never feels good, but what’s most important is how the student (and parent) rebounds from it. Today, the stakes are high, and gaining admission into an elite institution is the major goal for many aspiring students.  The good news is [&hellip…

Posted by Kenneth O'Connor

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Apr
11
2014

Salary Negotiation for Recent Graduates

Discover Money

Do You Feel Confident Negotiating Your Salary? Salary negotiation can be an intimidating thing if it is your first time. For many college seniors who will be graduating this week, salary negotiation will become a reality as they begin to vie for employment. A wise man once said ‘your employer will attempt to leverage you [&hellip…

Posted by Kenneth O'Connor

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