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10 Unusual (And Awesome!) College Amenities

10 unusual (and awesome!) college amenities

Looking for a school, or something about a school, that's a little out of the ordinary? Academic opportunities aren't the only thing that college students love about their schools. Here are 10 quirky, silly and downright fun college amenities available at campuses across the country.

10 incredibly beautiful college campuses

10 incredibly beautiful college campuses

If you're interested in studying on a scenic college campus, check out this list of 10 beautiful universities in the U.S. From Gothic architecture to sweeping forests, historical buildings to ocean-views, each of these college campuses offer students more than just classroom learning opportunities.

Top 10 Colleges for Elevation

Aim high: 10 high-altitude schools

These 10 high-elevation colleges help put the "high" in higher education.

Tips on successfully transferring from community college

7 dos and don'ts for community college transfer students

Starting your degree at community or junior college and finishing at university is a time-tested alternative route to a bachelor's degree, but there are a few things to keep in mind as you earn and transfer those lower-division credits. Read on for some guidelines to help you through the process.

Will my credits transfer out of state?

Will My Credits Transfer Out Of State? Experts Weigh In

Before you plan a move out of the state to finish your college education, it makes sense to figure out whether your credits will transfer. Our experts offer tips and advice for anyone in this predicament.

Tips for a productive summer

6 expert tips for a productive summer before college

We talked to some college prep experts and other education pros and got their top summer tips for incoming freshmen -- here's what they had to say.

Schools.com's 25 best small college towns

The 25 Best Small College Towns

Here's our roundup of the 25 best small college towns in America.

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5 Ways To Win At Your College Job Fair (And How To Seal The Deal)

A career day cattle call may not seem like the easiest place in the world to stand out, but with the right strategy you can come out of it looking like a pro. Try these 5 tips to get the most out of your next job fair.

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Rejected From College? 4 Strategies To Rebound

Getting a college rejection letter can feel like the end of the world, but it's actually not as big a deal as it might seem. Here are four action-oriented ways you can turn that minor setback into an opportunity.

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Tax Breaks (And Pitfalls To Avoid) For Students In 2016

College is expensive. Let Uncle Sam take a bite out of your costs with these five tax breaks ... and we'll fill you in on the mistakes not to make.

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7 Majors That Lead To Awesome Jobs For Sports Fans

Want to get paid to go to major sporting events like the Super Bowl ... without being a pro athlete? It's not as far-fetched an idea as it sounds. Here's some detail on the training and education you need to make it happen.

Baby boomer generation working online

Baby Boomers And Online Education: Why Are They Choosing The Web?

Think it's only the younger generation who is embracing online learning? Think again. Boomers are all about getting their degree over the internet.

highest paid professors

The 10 Highest-Paying Fields For College Professors

If you dream of a career in academia, you don't want to teach classes about education. Trust us. You want to teach one of these ten subjects instead.

Higher education professional

5 Underappreciated Higher-Education Professionals You Should Be Thankful For

There's a lot that goes on behind the scenes in higher education. This season, join us in giving thanks for these unsung heroes of the back office and all the work they do to make your college experience possible.

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5 Facts About The College Ambition Of Today's 30-Somethings

Call them late bloomers if you want, but there's no shortage of 30-somethings hitting the college books this fall. Do you know why?

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