College and career information for students
At Schools.com, we connect students and prospective students with the right information, people and schools to help them advance in life. Here in our News section, we cover national education news and cover higher education topics and trends. Scroll through the archive for information on everything from policy to paychecks. To keep up-to-date, check back daily or follow @SchoolsEDU on Twitter.
The latest fashion industry reports show that fashion designers with formal training are preferred by employers. Find out how fashion design online classes can help you achieve your career goals in this exciting field.
Are you interested in an active and rewarding career as a personal trainer? Check out education requirements, job duties, and the average personal trainer salary in 2009.
Discover the latests counselor salary information and see how earning a degree can increase your earning potential in this important field.
Do you have a passion for teaching? If you'd like to combine it with the most attractive salary in the teaching world, then teaching at the post-secondary (or college) level is the best bet for you. You will have to invest a significant amount of time to obtain a Ph.D. in your field, but you can look forward to a tenure-track position, an attractive salary, and paid sabbaticals.
Research career possibilities as a structural engineer, including job duties, salary potential, and how to get structural engineer training online.
New technological solutions in special education, such as the new section of the App Store, can help all learners, not just those with special needs.
If you enjoy helping others in a health care setting, take advantage of burgeoning employment opportunities by becoming a medical assistant. Learn more about medical assistant training and salary information.
Becoming an iPhone app developer means learning the latest trends and tools. Find out how much you can earn and how to train for this cutting-edge career.
Train to become an Internet marketing specialist and learn the top tools and trends for sales and marketing in a high-tech world. Get more information about necessary training and the average Internet marketing specialist salary in 2009 and 2010.
IT project managers should see strong demand for their skills in coming years, as they blend business savvy with tech skills. Find out how to become an IT project manager, including salary information and online training opportunities.
Our staff surveys the six best jobs for 2011.
The 7th Annual Edublog commemorates the achievements of edubloggers, twitterers, podcasters, video makers, online communities, wiki hosts and other web based users of educational technology.
The Census shows women are gaining on men in earning degrees in the science and business related fields. Find out about the advances women are making, and how online education can play a role.
Computer programming jobs are in high demand in every industry around the world. Learn how computer programming schools are seeking more women to join the ranks of successful C++ programmers.
California's budget woes have forced CSU and UC schools to freeze or limit enrollment. Learn how online education could be your saving grace.