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AKRON, Ohio– Akron Children’s Hospital expanded its career-launch program to include an associate’s degree in nursing. The new associate degree option—part of the hospital system’s Career Launch/Career Launch Plus diversity workforce development program—offers free tuition to prospective nursing students from traditionally underrepresented groups. “For many students looking for a career in healthcare, it can be …

MARTINEZ, CA – Diablo Valley College (DVC) and Los Medanos College (LMC) have each received the 2021 Higher Education Champion Award, an honor bestowed by the Campaign for College Opportunity (Campaign) to recognize California Community Colleges and California State University (CSU) for their success in awarding the Associate’s Degree for Transfer (ADT) to black and …

Northern Essex Community College is planning two new credit programs, including an Associate’s Degree in Culinary Arts and a Certificate in Baking and Pastry Making, both adopted by North Shore Community College. The two new programs at the Lupoli Family Institute of Culinary Arts in downtown Haverhill won’t be official until fall 2022, but students …

Hudson County Community College and the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 825 have reached an agreement to offer a concurrent apprenticeship and associate’s degree program for union members. Photo courtesy of Hudson County Community College. By John Heinis / Hudson County See The college and union signed an articulation agreement last week, whereby members …

Games can entertain, educate, explain and capture the imagination, and game design today is full of exciting opportunities for creative innovation and applications in different fields. The Pratt Institute’s associate degree programs at the School of Art will launch a fully online two-year professional studies associate degree in game design and interactive media in fall …

If you are planning to continue your education, you might be wondering which degree best fits your future plans. You have specific skills, career goals and interests. This means that there are a number of factors to consider in determining whether an associate’s degree is right for you. So how do you know if it …

While starting your graduate studies with an associate’s degree can offer career opportunities and can provide a great foundation for general education, it’s only the beginning of college degrees that you get. While many students decide to complete their graduate course with an associate, many others move on to a bachelor’s degree because they find …

While an associate’s degree is often referred to as a two-year college degree, that doesn’t mean it has to take you that long to graduate. By choosing a university that offers liberal transfer policies, flexible online options, and shorter, more frequent semesters, you can dramatically reduce the time it takes to earn an associate degree. …

Belfast, Maine – Through a new partnership, students in Midcoast Maine can now earn associate’s degrees or certificates from the University of Maine at Machias (UMM) at the Hutchinson Center at the University of Maine in Belfast. Registration is now open for programs starting in fall 2021 and scholarships may be available. Three UMM associate …

Seattle Fire Department Chief Harold Scoggins Seattle Colleges, Mayor Jenny Durkan, Seattle Fire Department Chief Harold Scoggins, and the city’s Department of Education and Early Learning recently announced a new Associate of Science degree program fire at North Seattle College. This program will be the only one of its kind in King County and is …

According to the Colorado Department of Higher Education, more than 13,000 Colorado residents have earned more than 70 college credits at four-year state universities in the past five years, but have not graduated. Now, a new Colorado law allows universities to grant these students an associate’s degree. Giving college students an associate’s degree won’t dramatically …

A fully online degree program designed to prepare students for careers in business operations and provide the foundation of business planning, communication, and critical decision-making skills offered by the Technical Institute Rochester Institute of Technology National for the Deaf is accepting students for the Spring 2022 semester. The Associate of Applied Science in Business Administration …

The logo of the Higher Education Commission. – Twitter / HEC / File VCs from several universities express concerns about the policy. VCs say the policy cannot be implemented this year. HEC agrees to suspend the policy; will issue a notification in this regard shortly. ISLAMABAD: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has agreed to postpone …

Students in Central Carolina Technical College’s surgical technology program will soon be able to use their skills in more ways than ever before. Beginning in the fall 2021 semester, the College of Nursing and Health Sciences Surgical Technology program will offer an Associate’s Degree in Surgical Technology, rather than a diploma. The goal of the …

On March 11, Mercyhurst University announced a new initiative to reduce tuition fees for two important groups in the MU community: applicants for an associate degree program and mature students in the undergraduate program. The University has worked diligently to make a Mercyhurst education accessible to all types of students. More and more programs are …

MIDDLETOWN – While the coronavirus pandemic can cause a myriad of challenges in education, a developing partnership aims to help local high school students get a head start in their higher education. In a partnership with the local community college, Middletown public high school students will be able to take courses that will allow them …

If you’re hesitant about getting a bachelor’s or associate’s degree, we’re here to help. There are various benefits associated with both study programs, and the best degree is highly dependent on the individual. Here we will talk about the main differences between the two study programs to help you decide on the best course of …

Information technology (IT) continues to grow in terms of demand and wages, making it a popular major in college. ut in a rapidly changing field, some students want to get to their basic and field courses as quickly as possible. This desire for quick placement in a job has led to the rise of the …

Special report June 10, 2019 4:52 P.M. Last update: January 6, 2020 at 3:52 am Although it is difficult to quantify the value of higher education, people with higher levels of education tend to have higher incomes and are less likely to be unemployed. Jobs with higher education requirements tend to pay better as well …

1. Digital multimedia designer If you are interested in designing websites, books, or newspapers, or still have creative ideas for advertisements or marketing campaigns, a career in media design might be for you. After successfully completing your associate’s degree program, you can qualify for entry-level positions in graphic design and web publishing. Whether you want …

The associate’s degree in biology can help forge a powerful career path for those drawn to the study of living organisms, providing preparation for a range of professional opportunities. The field of biology is all about the exploration and discovery of the natural world around us. There is a wide range of subfields that exist …