Forests are the Earth's lungs. They're home to the densest concentrations of land animals. And they feed, clothe, house, and help provide us with many products. Many of the world's most revered and sacred places are forests. Forests are where many of our ancient ancestors lived, as well as the species that have come before . . .
IMAGE SOURCE Individuals considering a career in the field of environmental science must have a penchant for and an aptitude for a variety of sciences. At the undergraduate level, your coursework will include biology, chemistry, mathematics, physics, geography, and geology. Your studies may also include botany, ecology, hydrology, and zoology. You may find, in addition, . . .
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 . . .
IMAGE SOURCE Public health, as the name implies, is a concern for the health and welfare of people. Those who work in this profession strive to prevent, improve, and promote a healthy lifestyle. Public health workers encourage activities and programs with the purpose of maintaining healthy individuals within a community. Diet and exercise are two . . .
IMAGE SOURCE What is Legal Studies? Legal studies sometimes include paralegal studies. Legal studies are interdisciplinary programs that consist of the general manner of law but also examine how it applies to society. A degree in such a program can lead to law school. A bachelor’s degree in legal studies prepares you for jobs in . . .
It takes a lot to be a great leader. While having the right personality traits to motivate and bring out the best in others is crucial, so is learning the skills you need to strategize, delegate tasks and measure performance. A college education is necessary to reach your full potential as a leader. There are . . .
IMAGE SOURCE According to the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA), the variety and number of programs have increased over the past twenty years. The AIGA is the profession’s oldest and largest professional membership organization for design—with more than 70 chapters and more than 25,000 members. Whether you’re a design enthusiast, student, freelance designer, in-house . . .
IMAGE SOURCE Overview Communication is vital to all of our social and business interactions. The accessibility of social media creates instant access to friends and business associates. In business, effective communication is one of the most sought-after skills that employers look for in a candidate. The ability to create and/or edit written documents is among . . .
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 . . .