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Some liberal arts graduates don't take pride in their degree and thus market other achievements instead. But in reality, a liberal arts degree is impressive, if you know how to market it.

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Summer marks the beginning of a brand new school year and with it, changes to the financial aid system. Find out what the government is shifting this year and how it might affect you.

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Four-year institutions used to be the only option for students pursuing a bachelors degree, but an increasing number of states are passing provisions that allow two-year schools to offer their own four-year degrees.

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From yoga studies to nanotechnology, these five educational programs are on the forefront of new and exciting fields.

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Impressive grades might earn you congratulatory nods from your professors, but beyond college, academic performance takes a back seat to practical skills. Find out what skill employers are really looking for.

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The legal field has always struggled with issues of homogeny and steep barriers to entry, but a California initiative aims at tipping the scales. The Community Colleges Pathway to Law School creates a clear educational track and offers academic support along the way.

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Most community colleges offer the standard fare, but certain two-year institutions also offer highly specialized degree programs for niche professions. Here are 5 of the most wonderfully unique two-year degree programs available.

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School's out for the summer, but soon-to-be employers still expect you to use those months to boost your resume — and that's a good thing. Here are six ways to make the most of this season.

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From sleep specializations to wine marketing to professionally wheeling and dealing, New York offers a fantastic selection of community college degrees that simply aren't available in other states.

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Financial aid should go to the brightest and neediest students, but all too often the system throws the most scholarship dollars at those who best understand the rules of the game. These 5 tips could help you maximize your scholarship dollars and potentially reduce your debt.

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You might miss out on the physical campus tour, but you can still tour a college as a prospective online student. Here are three ways to make that happen.

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If the value of an education is best gauged by how marketable grads are, then alums from these schools are in great shape. Here are 5 initiatives that are helping college students around the country boost their resumes and experience.

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A sweet financial aid package can mean the difference between heading to the college of your dreams or taking a cheaper route to your degree. Find out how the government calculates your expected family contribution and what you can do to improve your chances of getting a good aid package.

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Questioning whether college is worth it? Some two-year degrees outpace the payoff of a four-year education.

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With the job market still tight for new graduates, making your time count at an internship is absolutely crucial. Here are 5 tips for making the most of the opportunity.

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