Academic Success

Is Medical Assisting School Worth It?
August 27, 2019 | Academic Success | Healthcare | Making College Affordable

Something we’re asked a lot is whether or not medical school is …

What jobs are in Health Information Technology?
August 19, 2019 | Academic Success | Healthcare

The healthcare industry has evolved to meet the demands of today’s patient …

What’s the Best Nursing Degree to Get?
August 6, 2019 | Academic Success | Career Planning | Healthcare

  With the nursing industry booming, we get a lot of questions …

New White Coat Ceremony for Dental Assisting Students
July 29, 2019 | Academic Success | Healthcare | Press Releases

  Northwestern College is always looking for new ways to honor our …

Radiologic Technology Degrees
July 24, 2019 | Academic Success | Career Planning | Healthcare

What can you do with a degree in radiologic technology? We’re glad …

Three Steps for Increasing Your Entry into Nursing School
March 22, 2019 | Academic Success

To increase your chances of getting accepted into the competitive field of …

Tips for Postsecondary Education Success
February 25, 2019 | Academic Success

As you enter your postsecondary education, you’re likely to get a lot …

Study Groups = Heightened Academic Performance
May 26, 2015 | Academic Success

Research shows that without doubt, groups saturate academic entities and implicitly impose …

How to Be a Successful Online Student
May 26, 2015 | Academic Success

Through my years advising students, I have seen students achieve success in …

A Promise Kept
May 18, 2015 | Academic Success | Personal Development

Over the years I have heard many speeches in my Effective Speaking …

General Education and the Applied Science Degree – A Value Proposition
April 29, 2015 | Academic Success

What is the value of including general education courses in an Associate …

3 Tried and True Pieces of College Wisdom
February 24, 2015 | Academic Success

Going to college can be an exciting time. Students just graduating from high school, …

What’s the big deal if I don’t do an assignment or lab?
January 14, 2015 | Academic Success

Taking an online course seems so much easier than trekking to campus …

Using Study Stack to “Study Smart”
January 4, 2015 | Academic Success

StudyStack.com is a proprietary website designed to help people memorize information about …

Ingredients for Success: Attitude and Motivation
January 2, 2015 | Academic Success

Self-image can affect your attitude and motivation. These two things are both …

Writing Strategies To Help You Read
July 14, 2014 | Academic Success

Have you ever been reading a textbook or an essay and wondered …

It’s Never Too Late to Go Back to School
July 14, 2014 | Academic Success

This is a common scenario. A student has been out of school …

Becoming A More Confident Writer
July 14, 2014 | Academic Success

Some people enjoy writing papers and would rather write two papers than …

Getting Ready To Begin An Online Class
July 14, 2014 | Academic Success

Congratulations on considering taking your first online course! Online courses offer a …