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A Guide to FAFSA Eligibility Requirements
Wondering if you qualify for federal financial aid? Learn more about the eligibility requirements while submitting your Free Application for… Read More
Coding Bootcamp vs. Computer Science Degree
Nov 01, 2022 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For High School Students, For Bootcamps
Learn more about the differences between getting a computer science degree and completing a coding bootcamp to help you decide… Read More
How to Apply for a Private Student Loan
Interested in applying for private student loans? Learn more about the step-by-step process of how to apply for a private… Read More
How Much Does Coding Bootcamp Cost?
Whether you have already been to college or are considering alternative higher education routes, bootcamps can be a great pathway… Read More
How to Add or Change a School Code on FAFSA
Oct 24, 2022 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners, For Schools
Need to update your school information on the FAFSA? Learn more about the process of adding, editing, or deleting a… Read More
Conversation on IT with theTechNicole
Oct 17, 2022 | By: Breanna Knight
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For Bootcamps
Technology has become a huge part of our world, thus growing the IT industry. No one knows this better than… Read More
Your 2022 Guide to Voting in College: Tips for Students and First-Time Voters
Oct 01, 2022 | By: Erica Arvanitis
Categories: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners, For Schools, For College Students, For Parents and Cosigners
Being a college student means you’re consistently busy. Whether it’s figuring out where to live, what classes to take, or… Read More
10 Key Financial Terms To Know Before You Graduate
Sep 21, 2022 | By: Breanna Knight
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For High School Students, For Grad Students
Transitioning out of school can be overwhelming and often comes with many changes. Whether it’s graduating from high school, moving… Read More
What is EFC and What Does it Mean on FAFSA?
Sep 19, 2022 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Cosigners
Expected Family Contribution (EFC) determines how much financial aid you would receive based on your family's taxed and untaxed income,… Read More
What is FAFSA and How Does it Work?
Sep 15, 2022 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners, For High School Students
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is a form current and future students need to fill out to… Read More