Citizen science projects help people learn about science while giving researchers valuable data.
Bachelor's degree-holders might earn more than those with associate's degrees on average, but new analysis of career earnings highlights how much occupation matters.
Need more money for school? We offer expert tips on how to improve on your college's financial aid offer.
Choosing a college major can be stressful--so much is riding on it--but these five professionals explain how they found passion and prosperity in their careers despite working in fields not directly related to their area of study.
It's no surprise to anyone headed to college that it can be expensive, but there are some amazingly cheap colleges out there, as well.
When this wife and mother decided to leave a high-stress, low-paying job for something with better prospects, she got her MLS degree online and a cool job as a reference librarian.
Start saving for college now with a 529 plan, which allows money invested to grow tax-free, enabling you to save more money faster--we outline what you need to know about choosing and using a 529 college saving plan.
If you're looking for a career where you can help people, but you're not sure which job is right for you -- or how to train for it -- this list will help you choose.
Experts agree that a key challenge in protecting critical digital systems is a talent shortage, but more schools are offering degree programs as cybersecurity comes into its own.
We highlight the top tech tools for starting your own study group online, along with guidance for how to organize and run group meetings.
The Lifetime Learning Credit and the American Opportunity Tax Credit can help you pay for individual classes or for full degrees.
Students say they want more career-focused educations. (How else will they pay off all those student loans?) To help them out, we outline five ways to turn college into job training.
Just in time for Mother's Day, we offer sage advice, tales from the trenches, inspiration and practical study tips from matriculating moms on how to become a Dean’s List Diva without losing your mind--or your family.
Hedge your bets by planning for a career in one of these 30 jobs, which are projected to experience strong growth over the next seven years.
Shore up your educational planning by focusing on fields slated to be game-changers – even during the recession.