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Study: For Nearly One-Third of Students, Higher Ed Doesn’t Pay Off

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A new study analyzes the return on investment of undergraduate and graduate programs. Some 31% of students are enrolled in programs that do not lead to a positive ROI. The median ROI for a bachelor's degree is $160,000. It estimates that 43% of master's degrees aren't worth the cost. Two recent high school graduates, both highly accomplished students, will soon set off to college.

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Parents, Don't Be Afraid to Let Go On College Decision Day

Scoir

College decision time is here, and many students are still uncertain about which college they will attend. What makes this year even more difficult is the FAFSA delays. Plus, just like in recent years, a number of students may have also been waitlisted by their first-choice college. It seems as though the frustration around waitlisting students has been growing each year.

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6 Types of Insurance for College Students and How to Save on Them

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Navigating insurance options is essential for college students to protect their health, belongings, and finances. However, many people aren’t aware. The post 6 Types of Insurance for College Students and How to Save on Them appeared first on Road2College.

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Nuclear Reactions for the DAT

Shemmassian Academic Consulting

Learn key DAT concepts about nuclear reactions, plus practice questions and answers Everything you need to know about nuclear reactions for the dat Table of Contents Part 1: Introduction to nuclear reactions Part 2: Binding energy a) Nuclear structure b) Components of the nucleus Part 3: Decay processes and particles a) Radioactive Decay b) Alpha decay c) Beta decay d) Gamma decay e) Balancing equations Part 4: High-yield terms Part 5: Questions and answers - Part 1: Introduction to nuclear reac

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When Do IB Scores Come Out? – 2024

College Transitions

If you’re in an International Baccalaureate (IB) program, you’re most likely taking a range of challenging courses. Perhaps you’re preparing for upcoming IB exams, or maybe you just took them in May and you’re wondering when the scores will be released. After all that effort, you must wait several months before your IB test scores […] The post When Do IB Scores Come Out?

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The Evolution of College Consulting: Trends and Future Outlook

Emerging College Consulting

The world of college consulting has evolved rapidly over the years, and I believe the future holds exciting possibilities for those who dare to reimagine the way we approach this work.

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64 Examples of Social Issues Topics for 2024

College Transitions

Writing assignments asking students to engage with social justice/social issues topics target skills vitally important to success in college and beyond. They require writers to demonstrate critical, ethical, and dynamic thinking around demanding topics that present no quick and easy solution. Often, they will call for some amount of research, building textual and media literacy […] The post 64 Examples of Social Issues Topics for 2024 first appeared on College Transitions.

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How Long is a High School/College Basketball Game?

College Transitions

How long is a high school basketball game? The answer is pretty simple: about an hour, sometimes more. High school basketball games consist of four 8-minute quarters. A halftime break takes place between the second and third quarters and typically lasts between 10 and 15 minutes, and the transitions from quarter to quarter last a […] The post How Long is a High School/College Basketball Game?

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UGA Football Schedule 2024 & Bulldog History

College Transitions

The University of Georgia is one of the winningest programs in college football, capturing back-to-back national championships in 2021 and 2022. Since 2000, the Dawgs have the fourth-best winning percentage of any college football team in the nation. Last year, despite being the top-ranked team for nearly the entire season, they failed to make the […] The post UGA Football Schedule 2024 & Bulldog History first appeared on College Transitions.