Ascent Blog: For High School Students

Which Community College Programs & Certifications Are Right For Me?
Dec 03, 2021 | By: Jennifer Ly - SDSU Marketing Operations Intern
Categories: For High School Students, For Bootcamps, For Students, For College Students
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
Categories: For High School Students, 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
Categories: For College Students, For High School Students, Blog, For 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
More than Just a Student Loan: What to Look for When Choosing a Private Student Loan
Nov 22, 2021 | By: Ascent
Categories: For Cosigners, For High School Students, Blog, For Students
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
Categories: For Students, For College Students, For High School Students
Transitioning into college is stressful, and it may feel more difficult as a first-generation college student. Read our advice for… Read More
6 Tips For Finding The Right Volunteer Opportunity
Nov 15, 2021 | By: Olivia Wolf - Social Media Intern
Categories: 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
Categories: For High School Students, 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
The Truth About Private Loans: Top 4 Myths Debunked
Oct 27, 2021 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners, For High School Students
There are plenty of myths surrounding the idea of private student loans. Ascent Funding is here to debunk 4 common… Read More
How to Decorate Your Space For Halloween On A Budget
Oct 21, 2021 | By: Erica Arvanitis
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For High School Students
While Halloween is a time for candy and costumes, it’s also where we spend money. Here's a few ways to… Read More
How to Successfully Ask Someone to Cosign a Student Loan
Oct 13, 2021 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For High School Students
Want to ask someone to be your student loan cosigner but are unsure how? Learn how to approach the conversation… Read More
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