A Doctor of Philosophy, known by the initials Ph.D. or PhD, has nothing to do with philosophy. It has much to do with academia and research. Except for some fields, such as creative writing and other artistic disciplines, a Master of Fine Arts may suffice to teach at the college level. If you want a . . .
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IMAGE SOURCE The field of nutrition includes nutrition science, dietetics, health, and wellness. The degree choices enable you to seek careers in research, consulting, public health, food and nutrition management, and various industries. In addition, dietetics can lead you to becoming a Registered Dietitian. Careers in this field exist in hospitals, long-term care facilities, businesses, . . .
IMAGE SOURCE If you are a working professional in cybersecurity or related field who wants to gain knowledge, enhance your resume or stand out among your colleagues, then a graduate certificate may be the answer to your wishes. Most master's degrees require students to complete 30 to 36 credits in their chosen area of specialization. Whereas graduate . . .
IMAGE SOURCE DegreeQuery has assembled this list of accredited colleges/universities that offer graduate programs in mathematics, whether it is the application or teaching of the subject. The majority involve master's programs in teaching mathematics from kindergarten to community college levels. The ranking system has been calculated based on retention and graduation rates, as well as . . .
IMAGE SOURCE An online MBA could be the ideal way to advance your career and education once you are employed. The convenience and diversity of MBA programs make this a viable option once you decide this is best for you. There are differing opinions on the necessity of this degree that is awarded to over 150,000 . . .
IMAGE SOURCE The majority of these math programs involve the teaching of the subject at the middle and high school levels. All of the schools are accredited as you will see the respective accrediting agency for each. Accreditation is a voluntary activity initiated by the institution that requires a rigorous self-evaluation and an independent, objective . . .
IMAGE SOURCE Medical assistants perform routine administrative and clinical tasks to keep the offices of physicians and other health practitioners running smoothly. Administrative duties include: answering telephones, greeting patients, updating and filing patients' medical records, filling out insurance forms, handling correspondence, for example. Clinical duties vary according to state law and include: taking medical histories and . . .
IMAGE SOURCE Graduate certificates are an inexpensive and time-saving means to enhance your credentials and undergraduate degree. They can also complement your graduate degree by taking a graduate level certificate in an area in which you want to gain further knowledge. Many employers used to look as these with a jaundiced eye, however now more . . .