college-gif

Many organizations publish rankings of universities, both international and American. So how do you find reliable rankings, and just how important are they anyway? To get started, here is a list of a few sites to check out for international rankings: Shanghai Ranking’s Academic Ranking of World Universities This ranking provides a list of the…

giphy

Whenever we publish content about accreditation, we receive hundreds of comments asking: How do you know which schools are accredited? And what exactly does “accredited” mean? Accreditation means that a college, university or school meets basic standards to teach and educate. Those standards are agreed upon by multiple educators. They are updated at least once a decade. You…

Photo courtesy of https://www.flickr.com/photos/fleshmanpix/

A recent study says that many students who attended for-profit colleges were worse off financially than they were before going to these schools. Students who attended for-profit private colleges in the United States to learn a trade made less money than before they enrolled. Also, the report by the National Bureau of Economic Research found there were lower…