Mechanical engineering makes the world go round. Well, not the Earth itself, but most of the technologies behind our modern lives. Mechanical engineering is one of the oldest and broadest branches of engineering, because there are more applications for engineering within mechanical settings than nearly any other. In particular, mechanical engineering looks at the intersection . . .
What is a Career in IT? A career in IT is a career in mastering the technology and information associated with a specific area such as software engineering, data science, or programming. The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that computer and information technology occupations are projected to grow 11% from 2019 to 2029--a figure . . .
What is an Education in IT? IT or information technology is the field of technical science dedicated to overseeing, installing, or troubleshooting digital infrastructure for large organizations and consumers alike. An education in an IT program will endeavor to build students’ problem solving skills, critical thinking, and command of computer technology, while cultivating a strong . . .
As the 2020 election approaches we see many candidates appealing to the national sense of pride and dignity associated with our youngest generations. The education of these young Americans will undoubtedly set the course of history for America and even for the world beyond its borders. That is to say, education is the tool by . . .
Machine learning and artificial intelligence are said to be the "next frontier" in business. To the outsider looking in, artificial intelligence seems daunting and maybe even downright scary. Are we creating a monster with these new advancements in machine learning? Hardly. The fact is that human interaction with computers has become normalized with smartphones. Wielding . . .
The academic study of English has long been a stand-in for the “useless” degree. It doesn’t teach you to prepare schematics for the building of buildings, or to configure a server, or to track levels of chemicals in a field of corn. What is does teach you, through the lens of reading, dissecting, and discussing . . .
The craft of writing is at the heart of a huge range of industries and passions. To name a few: Your favorite stories growing up Your favorite shows and movies Educational and technical materials Marketing copy Speechwriting And while many degrees are meant to help you become a better writer, none spend quite as much . . .
The study of crime and criminals informs and helps to define societies that work and don’t work. By studying “why” crime happens, and what leads individuals to criminal acts, we can begin to isolate and fix root causes behind maladaptive behavior. While there will always be a portion of every society that deviates from social . . .
Dentistry is something no person can go without. Demand for doctors of dental medicine and supporting roles exists in every small town on every inhabited continent. Coursework is challenging and rigorous for those who wish to join the dental profession, and yet dental schooling follows a very different path from education in other medical fields. . . .