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The Importance of Early Career Exploration for Teens

How internships, job shadowing and other early career exploration programs in high school can guide kids' career aspirations – saving time, money and heartache.

The Workplace of the Future: Getting to a Great Career

Our world is changing constantly, thanks to the rapid pace of innovation. Technology impacts everything from the way we order lunch to the way...

Your Student’s Post-Secondary Options in Education

After high school, teens have a variety of post-secondary options. Learn about four-and two-year degrees, plus trade schools and certification programs.

In-State College Advantages: 18 Reasons to Stay in Michigan

The itch to flee the Mitten can be real. But there are many in-state college advantages for students. Here are 18 compelling reasons to get a degree right here.

How to Respond to College Acceptances and Rejections

That's right: Either way, students should follow up with schools. Here's how to handle replying to both college acceptances and rejections.

How to Write an Attention-Grabbing College Essay

It's a part of the application process that can prompt plenty of anxiety. Here, we debunk four myths and show how to nail that attention-grabbing college essay.

Preparing for College Checklist for Students and Parents

Helping your child navigate all the homework, tests, after-school activities and everything else that goes with high school can feel overwhelming. Layer in planning...

SAT Prep Classes in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

High schoolers looking to get a leg-up on the test can sign up for SAT prep classes throughout Oakland, Macomb, Wayne and Washtenaw counties.

Sources of Funding for College Students

The prospect of paying for higher education can be daunting. Learn about funding for college students with grants, scholarships, loans, work-study and the FAFSA.

College Students Don’t Have to Declare a Major Right Away

An Oakland University graduate offers four takeaways for new college students – and explains that you definitely don't have to declare a major right away.

Why College Still Matters for Students Today

Beyond the increased income, there are many reasons college still matters now. Here are five reasons why it's totally worth the time and investment.

How to Embrace the Self-Discovery of College

A Wayne State University student says you don't need it all figured out or to compare yourself to others. Here's her story of the self-discovery of college.
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