Online education is truly a gift to many students who would have otherwise been unable to attend college or pursue their educational goals. For many students, the ability to complete their education online is priceless, because it provides them with access to the college experience. Online students get something those enrolled in on-campus classes may have to put on hold: freedom to travel, to work internationally and to spend extended time with family and friends, all while keeping up with their courses online. Two students currently enrolled in Linfield’s Adult Degree Program offer advice on how to find balance between college courses and daily life. Amy and Oznur have been kind enough to share their experiences as students who have welcomed the freedom that online learning provides. Continue reading
Many people dream of achieving a college degree, whether it be returning after a hiatus from school or starting a whole new chapter of their life. One of the biggest reasons that adults do not feel this dream is obtainable is the significant cost associated with tuition, books, and fees. Linfield’s Adult Degree Program wants to help students reach their dreams and provides services that may not be available at all higher education institutions. Linfield’s Adult Degree Program is not only affordable, it offers students several scholarship opportunities and even hosts Path to Scholarships Online Workshops in order to empower students to apply successfully for scholarships. The next Path to Scholarships online workshop will be held on September 21st. Continue reading
When you’re interviewing for a nursing position, you’ll most likely be asked about your skills and experience, your training, and your interests. This will differ depending on the situation, whether it is your first job after becoming licensed as a Registered Nurse or a career ladder opportunity that builds on your experience and advanced education as a Registered Nurse. With either situation it is important for interviewees to put their best foot forward and outline their qualifications in as much detail as possible. Below you will find some of the most pertinent preparation tips for Registered Nurses, whether they are seasoned nurses or just starting out in their career.