New Jersey Public University Now Offers Test-Optional Admissions

First public NJ university to offer test-optional college admissions

More and more schools are finally agreeing that the score you get on a standardized test does not necessarily define how successful you will be at a college or university. In fact, one more school just made the decision to join the growing number of colleges and universities that have implemented a SAT/ACT test-optional policy. On July 29th, Montclair State University became the first public higher-level institution of education in New Jersey to promote this admissions process. [Read more...]

The Wrong Post Could Cost You Your Dream Job… How to Fix It!

Your social media could cost you your dream job

Did you know that every two in five employers admit to scanning job applicants’ Facebook profiles to determine their decision in the hiring process?! No lie! According to a CareerBuilder.com survey of 2,303 hiring managers, almost 40% say they utilize social networking sites to background-check prospective employees. Wouldn’t you love a way to quickly find and eliminate those incriminating status updates? Well, now you can… [Read more...]

3 Major Things Wrong With Your LinkedIn Profile

8 things wrong with your linkedin profile

You may still be a student, but that doesn’t mean your LinkedIn profile isn’t important. In fact, it’s very important to your future success. [Read more...]

What Will Your Business Degree ROI Be, and Does it Matter?

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Figuring out the value of a college education isn’t something that’s cut and dry, but a new rankings list is trying to do just that with business and economics degree programs.

BestValueSchools.com recently released its top 25 based on the potential earnings of graduates using data from PayScale.com.

The full list is here, and we’ve highlighted the top 10 for you below… [Read more...]