5 Best Degrees for Gamers

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STEM Career and Education Advice

When Will I Ever Use This?

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A Student Guide to Understanding Credit

Understanding credit can be tricky - and even once you understand credit, it can be difficult to apply the things you've learned. We recommend talking to a financial expert to lay out an individual plan....

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Top 15 Benefits of a STEM Education Revisited

STEM scares many students because it is perceived as being too difficult and - tragically - boring. Clear up the misconceptions and check out these benefits of a STEM education. The truth is that STEM encompasses the...

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5 Cool Math Jobs That Pay Over $50,000 Per Year

"When will I ever use math?" You may not think jobs that involve math would be relevant to your future dream career, but many fascinating math careers do exist. See if any of these five fascinating cool...

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Job Spotlight: Digital Content Director

Want a career in music but don’t have the talent to sing or play an instrument professionally? Use your STEM skills to become a digital content director. Consumers demand content, or information, almost exclusively from...

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Job Spotlight: Emergency Medical Technician

An emergency medical technician's response and the care provided may mean the difference between life and death for an injured or ill person. The job of emergency medical technician, sometimes called a paramedic, is not...

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How to Break it to Your Parents that College Isn’t Right for You

Though college is the right training for many careers, it's not right for every career and every student. If you know college isn't right for you, how do you tell your parents? Sometimes it seems...

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How to Break it to Your Parents that College Isn’t Right for You

By |May 16th, 2017|Education, Featured, How can I do what I love?, How do I get there?, Real World|

Though college is the right training for many careers, it's not right for every career and every student. If you know college isn't right for you, how do you tell your parents? Sometimes it seems...

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Job Spotlight: Dental Hygienist

By |May 12th, 2017|Advisor, Featured, How can I do what I love?, How do I get there?, Real World, STEM - Science|

While many people automatically think of a dentist when it comes to keeping teeth healthy and shining, there's another important person who is dedicated to that mission: a dental hygienist. We all know that a...

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5 Top Careers for Entrepreneurs

By |April 25th, 2017|Designer, Explorer, Featured, How can I do what I love?, How do I get there?, Integrator, Investigator, Real World|

Entrepreneurs play an exciting role in the STEM world, merging creativity with business. These careers for entrepreneurs will give you the skills you need to be successful on your own. There are some traits all...

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Job Spotlight: Web Developer

By |April 18th, 2017|Featured, How can I do what I love?, How do I get there?, Real World, STEM - Technology|

If your friends come to you with their computer questions, web developer might be the right career for you! Check out everything you need to know about this entrepreneurial career. What They Do: As a...

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Job Spotlight: Lineworker

By |March 22nd, 2017|Featured, How can I do what I love?, How do I get there?, Real World|

Power lines provide all-important energy to homes, businesses, and industries. Keeping that power flowing is an electrical lineworker who installs, repairs, and maintains this intricate network. We’ve all seen these workers up high in the...

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5 Top STEM Careers that Require a Bachelor’s Degree

By |March 8th, 2017|Advisor, Featured, How can I do what I love?, How do I get there?, Integrator, Investigator, Real World|

You may think you need to have Dr. in front of your name to have a STEM career, but there are a plethora of STEM careers that require a bachelor's degree. STEM really is in...

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