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A PhD in Music Therapy Instead of Popping a Pill

Have you ever noticed why certain kinds of music are played in specific places? We laugh it off as elevator music, old familiar tunes heard over the phone when you’re placed on hold or in doctors’ waiting rooms. Music is no longer to be denied its apparent influence in calming or exciting levels of emotion. Whether it is the melody, intonation, beat or whatever other elements contributing to the structure of a song, it evokes certain reactions.

Since music can cause people to act and react, much research has gone into utilizing it as a tool to treat the ailing. Continue reading A PhD in Music Therapy Instead of Popping a Pill

West Virginia Design Schools

West Virginia is home to a number of design firsts. Did you know that one of the first suspension bridges in the world was erected in 1849 in Wheeling, WV? The first electric railroad in the world was built in here and the first brick street on the world was laid in Charleston, WV. And talk about art and design — West Virginia is home to the world’s only residence made entirely of coal. Occupied on June 1, 1961, Coal House is located in White Sulphur Springs, WV. With an abundance of unique and innovate design within the borders, it’s no wonder the state is also home to some of the nation’s top design schools.

The Department of Design at West Virginia University and Concord University- Department of Design are the state’s pride and joy when it comes to design programs. Continue reading West Virginia Design Schools

Courses in Advertising Offer Various Advantages

Advertising course in India offers the following advantages:

Advertisement plays an important role in introducing a new product in the market and stimulates the people to buy the product.

It facilitates mass production to goods and increases the volume of sales or you can say, increasing in sale and selling expenses will decreases.

It helps the manufacturer to expand his market and helps in exploring new markets for the products. It plays a vital role in widening the marketing for the manufactures products by converting the customers living at the remote areas and far flung.

Advertising is very helpful in meeting the forces of competition in the market. Continue reading Courses in Advertising Offer Various Advantages

Eight Medical Must-Haves For College-Bound Kids – Has Your Child Packed These Items?

Incoming freshmen are tempted to bring everything from home with them except the kitchen sink. This is an impractical approach, to say the least. A checklist can help incoming freshmen to pare items and bring essentials only. These checklists, however, may not include health items. Though colleges provide health services and have an infirmary, medical/health supplies are still essential. What are the must-haves?

1. Medical insurance information. This is one of the first things health providers request and your college student should know the name of his or her health insurance company. Continue reading Eight Medical Must-Haves For College-Bound Kids – Has Your Child Packed These Items?

Electrical Courses – Where to Attend?

There are various schools one can attend to get electrical training. Most state colleges, technical schools, and universities have one or more electrical courses available. There are many reasons someone might choose to take an electrical course; a single mother going back to school who wants to become a little handier around the house.

Or perhaps you just enjoy doing electrical work as a hobby and are interested in making a career out of it. However most of the people who find themselves looking for electrical courses are students who were already interested in one of the many different fields of electrical study.

There are a vast number of electrical courses that cover all levels of difficulty. Continue reading Electrical Courses – Where to Attend?

Getting Ready For College – Top 5 Things to Do This Summer

If you’re going to be a college freshman this September, you should absolutely be working on your tan, taking a summer vacation, and spending time with your high school friends. (It may, after all, be your last chance to relax until Thanksgiving vacation.)

But in between trips to the pool and trips to the beach, there’s a few things you can do to get ready for college, which will make your life that much easier when you land on campus in the fall.

Talk to Your Roommate
Have you talked to your roommate yet? If not, now’s the time to figure out who’s bringing the fridge, the Sony PS3, and the microwave. Continue reading Getting Ready For College – Top 5 Things to Do This Summer

Vermont Design Schools

Some of the most prominent Vermont designs schools are housed within larger colleges and universities. Other specialty schools such as graphic design, floral design, and web design may stand on their own. These schools may offer certificate programs, associate degree programs, or bachelor degree programs. Some schools, such as Yestermorrow Design/Build School offer a combination of individual enrichment courses and certificate programs.

If you are interested in earning a design degree, you should consider a Vermont school with a noted art and design program. Continue reading Vermont Design Schools

Training Options For Retail Management Careers

Career training in retail management is available to those who wish to enter into the field with the knowledge required to succeed. Students can receive an accredited education by enrolling in the program of their choice in the field of management. Accredited schools and colleges allow students to gain the skills needed to pursue their desired career. Degrees can be earned at an undergraduate and graduate level of education.

Choosing the Best MBA Program For You

During these tough economic times, you need all the help you can get to make your resume outshine that of your competition. One sure way to boost your status would be to earn an MBA. Going back to school after you’ve been in the workplace could be a bit daunting, but the result could make a big difference in your career opportunities and potential for success.

There are several major issues you need to consider:

Location – As you evaluate MBA programs, one of the first things you will need to consider is the possibility of relocation. Continue reading Choosing the Best MBA Program For You