Career Planning

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 …

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

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

How Long Does It Take to Become a Dental Assistant?
July 9, 2019 | Career Planning | Healthcare

          There’s no requirement of formal education to …

Taking the Plunge into Trade School: Important Considerations
February 18, 2019 | Career Planning

From career fairs to campus tours, by the time you’re a junior or …

What to do after a Career Fair?
November 9, 2018 | Career Planning

A Career fair provides an excellent opportunity to meet recruiters face-to-face and …

Do you have your 20-second elevator speech?
November 5, 2018 | Career Planning

A 20-second elevator speech is a sales pitch, and it’s very short.  …

Leveraging Social Media to Find a Job
December 4, 2017 | Career Planning

Social media can be a powerful tool in your search for employment. …

8 Characteristics of a Successful Dental Assistant
April 6, 2017 | Career Planning | Healthcare

If you are considering a career as a dental assistant, there may …

Faculty Spotlight: Carol Wooten
April 5, 2017 | Career Planning | Faculty Spotlight

Our next faculty spotlight is on Carol Wooten, Program Coordinator for the …

7 Things Your Dental Assistant Wants You to Know
March 30, 2017 | Career Planning | Healthcare

Dental assisting is an incredibly important job that provides dentists with in-office …

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