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College Scorecard

<b>Average Annual Cost</b> The average annual net price for federal financial aid recipients, after aid from the school, state, or federal government. For …

O*NET Interest Profiler at My Next Move

O*NET Interest Profiler is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, <br>Employment & Training Administration,<br>and developed by the National Center for …

The Future Of Careers: 3 Big Questions Answered

(<i>This article is excerpted from the new book,</i> The Long View: Career Strategies to Start Strong, Reach High, and Go Far <i>by Brian Fetherstonhaugh, chairman and CEO of OgilvyOne Worldwide, and is printed with permission from Diversion Books</i>. <i>Next Avenue previously published an interview with</i> …

Employment

LinkedIn's head of recruiting explains why the first thing he does in every job interview is hand over a marker

When LinkedIn's head of recruiting, Brendan Browne, interviews someone for a job, one of the first things he does is hand over an erasable marker and direct the candidate to a whiteboard on the wall.<p>Browne has been at the helm of the professional social network's recruitment team since 2010, and in …

College application checklist: How to plan your junior and senior years

Here is a college application checklist compiled from online resources provided by the Bedford High School guidance department. Guidance director …

Do-It-Yourself College Applications: 10 Steps to the Common App Essay

Don't have money for a private admissions counselor?<p>Fear not, neither do most students. You might also be relieved to know that as "complex" and "confusing" as the college application process may sound, putting together your own application and writing your essay without paid advice may, in fact, …

How To Reduce The Price Of Your College Degree? Speed It Up

Want to spend less on your college education? Graduate with less debt? Increase your lifetime earnings? Sounds like a come-on, right? It’s not. Anyone can do it. All it takes is a little drive and change in perspective. The secret? <i>Complete your college education in three years.</i><p>When we talk about …

Letters of Recommendation: The Real Icing on Your College Admissions Cake

Almost every private college and university -- and these days, some public schools as well -- requires at least one recommendation letter as a part of their college admissions packet. If you take a look at the list of their freshman applicant requirements, you will find one or more of the following:<p>…

Don't just rely on college rankings - here are more tools for your search

There’s the US News & World Report list that this year ranked Princeton as the country’s best university. There’s the Forbes list that put Stanford …

Taking a Gap Year Before College? You’ll Need to Embrace Some Key Money Moves

Malia Obama, the oldest daughter of President Obama, may well wind up being a pioneer for millions of younger Americans.<p>How so? By blazing a trail …

How To Talk To Your Parents About Applying to College

<b>By Janine Ko</b><p>College application season is in full swing! From Common App essays to what seems like a million supplements to fill in, applying to college is stressful enough without your parents looking over your shoulder. Whether your parents are pressuring you to get into an Ivy or want you to get …

5 Ways to Reduce How Much You Need to Borrow for College

Don't Borrow Too Much for College<p>Five Ways to Save Money on College Expenses<p>Updated February 15, 2017<p>It is vital that you limit the amount you take …

Personal Finance

How to Develop the Hireable Skills You'll Actually Need After College

When I went to university I ended up in a discipline (Sociology) that I surprisingly loved. It changed my perspective on the world and was overall a …

Paying for College? Don't Start With Your 529s

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- What's the best way to pay for college? (Assuming you're in the happy state of having some choices, that is.)<p>Most families …

Counseling Newsletter

from our Counseling Department October 20, 2017 Preview of Fall Events: 10/28: Saturday ACT 11/7: Miami University Field Trip 11/13: College …