So, you want to further your education? Will you pursue a college degree or vocational certification? Which schools offer the programs you need? Is there a campus near you or can you complete it online? Will financial aid be an option? Whether you already have answers to these questions or you’ve just started your research, you’ve come to the right place. SchoolBound.com is here to help, so let’s get started!
Once you've figured out your area of interest and what kind of degree or certification you'll pursue, the next big question is how to pay for it. While higher education costs can seem prohibitive, the good news is that there are lots of options available to help you finance your academic pursuits.Read more
According to a 2014 report by the National Center for Education Statistics, over 12 percent of college students are enrolled in a distance education course. Beyond that, over 13 percent of college students are taking some form of online classes. Online schools are an affordable and convenient way to earn your degree. Below explains how to find an accredited online school. Beware of Scams Be aware of any school that …Read more
Happy Saint Patrick’s Day! In the spirit of the holiday that brings us shamrocks, green cupcakes, and green beer; let’s talk about green education. To keep up with the demand for professionals in the “green economy”, many colleges have added new degrees or specializations within existing degree programs. In fact, environmental or sustainability degrees are not just in the science field; a variety of degree programs including business have green …Read more
According to NASA, February was the hottest month to date since they started measuring temperature in 1880. These statistics will likely add to the increasing demand for professionals in the green industry. The term “green” is used in reference to anything that has to do with conservation, sustainability, etc. In the career world, there are actually two green job areas – one includes companies that offer green services or products …Read more
Schoolteachers and other government and nonprofit workers are often at the mercy of confusing contracts tied to arcane investments, sold by representatives who may not understand them. Read more
A prep school that prepares students for entry into competitive colleges, but also teaches them how to raise livestock, grow vegetables and chop wood. Read more
How Congress and the Department of Education can fix an increasingly important system in which graduation rates are low and default rates are high. Read more