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Which Community College Programs & Certifications Are Right For Me?
Dec 03, 2021 | By: Jennifer Ly - SDSU Marketing Operations Intern | In: For Students, For College Students, For Bootcamps
Students across the nation are completing community college programs and certifications for many reasons! Read about what's available for you. Read More
Dual Enrollment: How it Works in High School & College
Dec 02, 2021 | By: Jennifer Ly - SDSU Marketing Operations Intern | In: Blog, For Students
Attend two schools at once with dual enrollment in college! Community college makes it possible, whether you're in high school… Read More
How I Graduated Early: 4 Tips to Stay on Track
Nov 30, 2021 | By: Sara Amirdelfan - Digital Marketing Intern | In: Blog, For Students, For College Students
If you’ve also thought about graduating early or plan to because you’ve met all the requirements, here are some tips… Read More
5 Ways to Overcome Fear of Student Loan Debt
Nov 29, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students
The topic of student loans can be scary and cause a lot of anxiety for students. Ascent Funding covers five… Read More
More than Just a Student Loan: What to Look for When Choosing a Private Student Loan
Nov 22, 2021 | By: Ascent | In: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners
When it comes to choosing a private student loan lender, who you work with makes a big difference. Learn more… Read More
5 Pieces of Advice for First-Generation College Students
Nov 18, 2021 | By: Ausleen Acosta - Digital Marketing & Social Media Specialist | In: For Students, For College Students
Transitioning into college is stressful, and it may feel more difficult as a first-generation college student. Read our advice for… Read More
Gift Giving Guide For Students on a Budget
Nov 16, 2021 | By: Olivia Wolf - Social Media Intern | In: For Students, For College Students
Buying gifts can feel stressful on a college budget, but it doesn’t have to. Here are creative gift-giving ideas that… Read More
6 Tips For Finding The Right Volunteer Opportunity
Nov 15, 2021 | By: Olivia Wolf - Social Media Intern | In: For Students, For College Students, For High School Students
Finding the right volunteer opportunity doesn't have to be hard. Read these six tips for finding the right volunteer opportunity… Read More
10 Scholarship Application Tips You Need To Know
Nov 11, 2021 | By: Jennifer Ly - SDSU Marketing Operations Intern | In: For Students, For Cosigners, For College Students
Scholarships don’t need to be overwhelming! Learn these 10 tips that will help you apply for scholarships. Read More
Traveling Abroad: 3 Tips To Help You Pay For Your Study Abroad Program
Nov 02, 2021 | By: Sara Amirdelfan - Digital Marketing Intern | In: For Students, For College Students
Paying for your study abroad may seem overwhelming, but these student tips can help you prepare for your trip without… Read More