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How to Find an Eco-Friendly Campus

This is the time of year where universities are bombarded with high school juniors and seniors looking into the universities they want to apply to or have already been accepted to. Parents and students alike come prepared with tons of questions to ask campus representatives. One question that previous representatives haven’t had to prepare was the sustainability question: Is your campus a green campus?

The leaders of tomorrow have realized they’re inheriting a world that needs a major facelift in the environmental department. Continue reading How to Find an Eco-Friendly Campus

Secrets to Studying For Nursing State Board Exams

The last few months of nursing school can sometimes be the most stressful. You are studying constantly, preparing care plans for your clinicals, as well as caring for more complicated patients. You may be job hunting, interviewing and updating (or developing) your resume. With everything coming at you at once, the last thing you may be thinking about is your nursing state boards. But the truth is…you better be thinking about them since they are just around the corner!

There are formal review classes for the boards as well as online classes offered, not to mention your own study group if you happen to belong to one. Continue reading Secrets to Studying For Nursing State Board Exams

Architecture Institutes

It’s an accepted fact that a dream home cannot be created without the contribution of architecture. The term architecture can be defined as the art as well as science of creating buildings and structures that involves planning, designing and constructing of spaces to give them a functional, social and aesthetic looks. The architectural work is performed with a coordination of material, technology, light and shadow as well as project planning whereas the important factors such as cost estimation and construction administration cannot be overlooked.

Architectural works have always been given importance for its instrumental quality that helps identifying historical civilizations and the course of architecture have been developing ever since it has come into existence from Classical to Medieval, or if it is Modern to Post Modern. Continue reading Architecture Institutes

Open Learning – How to Survive and Thrive – Top Ten Tips

“How to Survive and Thrive in Open Learning”. Top Ten Tips

Top Tip No 1: # Motivation

Keeping motivated and staying on track for the duration of your studies is the single most important hurdle that the independent learner must overcome. My first tip is to find a good motivational quote that creates a fire in your belly and frame it (preferably A4 size) and display it in your office or bedroom where you can see it every day. How’s this for starters? “You can do anything if you put your mind on how to do it rather than why you can’t”. Continue reading Open Learning – How to Survive and Thrive – Top Ten Tips

The Characteristics of Effective Physician Assistants – Patience

Physician assistants need to possess a lot of patience. Professionals have a lot of job responsibilities: they take medical histories, treat minor injuries, evaluate lab tests and x-rays, and perform examinations on patients.

When dealing with patients it is crucial for physician assistants to be patient. They need to be able to comfort people and help them get through tough times. When people go to see a doctor men and women feel anxious and just want to get their doctor’s appointment over with. Continue reading The Characteristics of Effective Physician Assistants – Patience

Can a PhD in Environmental Science and Engineering Save Our Planet?

Although a PhD in Environmental Science and Engineering is quite a mouthful, it is a worthy qualification to obtain. As Mother Nature is constantly embattled by pollution and erosion, it is the duty of every resident on this planet to do his or her part to stem its flow. This doctorate program is a combination of science and engineering in dealing with the environment. Ultimately, the humane side of it is in the preservation of life and property. To put out the fire, you need to understand its nature. Continue reading Can a PhD in Environmental Science and Engineering Save Our Planet?

College Recruiting, The Most Common Mistakes Made

I have been doing a lot of reading here lately trying to see what people are saying about getting their kid recruited and why it isn’t working. This is what I am getting out of this. I am finding that way to many people are waiting to late OR they are relying on someone else to do it for them. First things first, who has your kids best interest in mind, you or someone else? You do of course, so take action and don’t get left out!

One of the main problems that I am seeing is that parents are waiting to long to start the process of getting your child exposed. Continue reading College Recruiting, The Most Common Mistakes Made

The Advantages of Australian Hotel Schools

Australia is renowned throughout the world for offering among the highest standard of education and educational facilities anywhere, and Australian Hotel Schools are no exception.

The education system in Australia offers a world-class standardized system of qualifications that are recognized internationally. And that’s only the beginning.

Add to that the fact that living costs and tuition fees are more affordable than in USA, Canada and the UK and it’s no wonder that over 200,000 international students choose to study in Australia.

Australia is a diverse multicultural society where overseas students thrive in a young, vibrant, culturally rich country that embraces its unique qualities and diverse heritage.

All certified Australian Hotel Schools are registered by the Australian Government and must meet stringent educational guidelines to ensure the hospitality training courses offered are of the highest standards.

Hospitality courses offered at various colleges throughout Australia focus on a number of critical areas, including customer relations, business management, the development and implementation of operational strategies and compliance issues. Continue reading The Advantages of Australian Hotel Schools

Top 10 Radiology Degree Programs

Looking for radiology technician programs that will prepare you for a career in this exciting medical field without having to finish four or more years of college? There are several radiology degree programs that can help you achieve this goal. Consider the following top 10 radiology programs if you are thinking of a career in this field:

1. Anthem College has a Limited Scope X-ray Technician program at its location in Denver, CO, and its Portland, OR campus also offers dental assisting, massage, medical assisting, medical billing & coding, pharmacy technician and surgical technologist programs.

2. Continue reading Top 10 Radiology Degree Programs

Saving Tuition Dollars on For-Profit Universities

Are you an adult learner thinking about starting or completing your degree, and also thinking about applying to a For-Profit University? Perhaps you are in charge of your company’s Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) and see all the employees choosing the For-Profit schools over their local universities.

For-Profit universities are very popular options with adult learners. The colleges’ ads appear in the newspaper, on radio and TV and any Internet Education Program search shows these schools at the top of the results. Continue reading Saving Tuition Dollars on For-Profit Universities