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Education Meets Development: A College Blog

Attending college is a great way to prepare for a career. You will need to take courses in your selected field of study, as well as general education classes to broaden your horizons and ensure a well-rounded education. But college is not just about learning. It is also about developing as a person. You will develop skills like working with a team, meeting strict deadlines, interacting with superiors, and taking instructions. You can learn more about college, from both a developmental and educational perspective, on this website. We think education is paramount to success in life, and we're excited to share college-related topics with our readers.


Four Ways To Get More Financial Aid For College

Earning a college degree affords you a wealth of professional opportunities. However, it is equally important to address the fact that earning a degree is not exactly a low-cost initiative. For this reason, many students rely on financial aid to achieve their educational goals. While every person has the ability to gain access to this financial assistance, not everyone will have the same level of success. Discover some of the things you can do to gain as much financial aid as possible. Read More 

Three Benefits Of Online Studies For Military Personnel

It is no secret that life in the military is tougher than the life of a regular civilian; however, once they finish their service, life after the army becomes even more challenging. Why? Many veterans have the skills employers seek, including teamwork, integrity, loyalty, and the ability to work under pressure. However, the bad news is that they do not have the necessary skills to perform a regular job in an office setup. Read More 

Reasons To Choose A Christian Private University Over A Secular University

When you are trying to decide which type of university to enroll in, you may have narrowed your list of choices down to a secular public university and a Christian private university. While it is always beneficial to attend college and further your education, there are several advantages to attending a school focused specifically on Christianity. Learn About Your Faith As You Study When you are studying a particular subject at your Christian university, you will learn more about how the subject aligns with your Christian faith. Read More 

Top Signs You Should Seek Out Military Financial Aid Services

Not only are there financial aid options out there that are available for non-military individuals, but there are also military-specific financial aid options that you can look into. These are a few top signs that you should seek out military financial aid services.  You're Currently Serving in the Military If you are currently serving in the military, then you might be generally happy with your career as a service member. However, you might not have a lot of extra money, and you could be wondering how you are going to pay for your education. Read More 

The Benefits of Hiring a College Consulting Service for Your Student

As your student nears high school graduation, you may be tasked with helping them decide what to do with their future. You especially may be asked to help your child find a university to attend if they want to pursue a four-year degree. However, you may not be sure of what universities to consider based on your child's academic performance, career goals, and financial capabilities. You can provide better direction for your student by hiring a professional college consulting service. Read More