What College Majors Offer the Best Job Opportunities?

Choosing a major can be tricky. Would it help if you knew what majors lead to the best job opportunities?

Class Sizes and Teaching Assistants at Northwestern University

When choosing a college, it’s important to think about the impact that class size will have on how an individual class is taught. Mark took time out during a visit to Northwestern to explain.

College Catalog – A Student’s Bible

Students often overlook the Bible. And I’m not talking about Scripture. I’m talking about the college catalog. You gotta get a copy!

Syracuse University Adds Creative Writing to its English Department

If you’re considering Creative Writing as a major, you can now add Syracuse University to your list of schools which offer that opportunity As of Fall 2011, The English department of the College of Arts and Sciences at Syracuse University has added two new tracks:  Creative Writing and Film and Screen Studies. According to the […]

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Researching Majors and Degree Requirements–A Vocabulary Lesson

What are the requirements for a Bachelor’s degree?  How are these requirements different from one college to another?  What is a major?  What will I actually be studying?  Will I like this major? These are the academic questions at the heart of choosing a college. While there are many commonalities among colleges, there are many […]

Tips for Finding an Academically Challenging College

New research suggests that college students aren’t really learning. So how do find a college that will be academically challenging? How do you know if the students at the schools you are visiting are academically engaged?