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Sociology Graduate School Funding

Posted on May 13th, 2013 by Bryanna Davis

Many careers in sociology require individuals to have a graduate degree in sociology. While in graduate school, taking classes and doing your own research will take up much of your time, and many sociology departments recommend that graduate international students do not have a job outside of the department. So, how do graduate students in [...]

Undergraduate Degree in Video Game Development

Posted on May 9th, 2013 by Bryanna Davis

International students aspiring toward an undergraduate degree in video game development from an institution in the United States should familiarize themselves with their prospective institution’s figures and statistics regarding their current students and graduates. Institutions in the United States keep record of their students’ debt, job placement upon graduation, and average length of time taken [...]

Becoming a Music Producer

Posted on May 8th, 2013 by Jenny Frankel

Many students considering careers in recording engineering might be interested in pursuing a career as a music producer. A music producer’s job is to oversee the creation of music. Some music producers work for record labels, while others produce sounds for movies, television, music videos, commercials, or video games. Becoming a music producer often requires [...]

5 Graduate School Tips

Posted on May 7th, 2013 by Jenny Frankel

If you are an economics undergrad and considering taking your education to the next level, you may be in need of some guidance. If so, here are 5 graduate school tips for applying to a graduate economics degree program: 1. The first graduate school tip is to take a lot of math as an undergraduate. [...]

Accreditation of Broadcasting Schools

Posted on May 6th, 2013 by Bryanna Davis

There are countless ways to study broadcasting. With different broadcasing degrees and certificates to earn and institutions ranging from career colleges to programs of four years and more, the options can be hard to sift through. One of the things to think about, especially when it comes to community and career colleges, is the accreditation [...]

Business Skills in Other Careers

Posted on May 2nd, 2013 by Jenny Frankel

For many international students, it’s difficult to know what career you want to go into when you’re only 18 or 19 years old. But colleges often require that you choose a major by the end of your freshman year. So what should you do if you’re not set on a particular major? One option is [...]

Film Industry in the US

Posted on May 1st, 2013 by Jenny Frankel

The film industry is a major industry in the U.S. and a major employer, supporting 22.2 million jobs and nearly $137 billion in total wages in 2009 according to the most recent fact sheet from the Motion Picture Association of America. This is a good enough answer as to why to study film in the [...]