If you want to help troubled individuals improve their lives, either counseling or psychology could be a great career path to pursue. While the work in these two fields may be similar in many ways, there are also a number of differences. When weighing their options, students should be aware of differences in the level . . .
IMAGE SOURCE Several factors affect demand. Some of these are the level of your college degree, geographical location, specialty, and business sector. This post will examine these influences of a psychology degree, which 52% of undergraduates choose as a major. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that as of 2016, there were 166,600 . . .
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 . . .
The wheels of commerce grind on all around us. From the supply chain that stocks up the gas station you passed earlier, to the ads on the site you just visited, those working in a variety of business roles shape many, many moments of your day. The range of business enterprises that shape our lives . . .
"Whether you want to uncover the secrets of the universe, or you just want to pursue a career in the 21st century, basic computer programming is an essential skill to learn." -Stephen Hawking From classrooms to operating rooms, from social networks to the stock exchange, our lives run on computer technology. It's almost impossible to . . .
Becoming an educator is one of the most fulfilling career options in our modern economy. Teachers aren't likely to be replaced by automation any time soon, and while they are woefully underpaid, there's a good deal of mobility for properly licensed, experienced teachers. Through hard work and completing graduate and doctoral degrees, you can help . . .
If you're truly passionate about a particular field, a master's degree may not be enough for you. You may feel the calling to teach others at the highest level, break new ground through research and innovation, or drive institutional change at the highest level. If you want to rise to the pinnacle of expertise in . . .
IMAGE SOURCE This report may help those who are trying to decide between a D.B.A. and Ph.D. in business; then you should consider some of the differences. Students interested in a career as a college professor or researching business theories and models may prefer a Ph.D. Whereas, a D.B.A. is a professional doctorate with a . . .
You hear a lot about the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects, but how do you choose between them? While studies in all of these in-demand technical fields are valuable, there are pros and cons for each educational path. If math is your favorite class and you are leaning toward majoring in mathematics in . . .