Posts Tagged ‘career colleges’

Is Your Student Interested in Pursuing a Skilled Trade?

  Is your student looking for a hands-on career that pays well but isn’t on your traditional college major radar? With an estimated 31 million skilled trade vacancies by 2020 and a potential oversaturation of IT employees, the following jobs are smart choice for young adults. HVAC technician. HVAC techs don’t just provide tune-ups to […]


Fascinating Career Paths to Discuss with your Student

As a parent, you want your child to succeed in life. There is nothing strange or unusual about that. But how can you actually make it happen? For a start, it’s important to recognize that your child’s career is not something for you to decide on. You can support them and offer ideas during their […]


Wednesday’s Parent: Consider a Career Focused College

  With all the news about students graduating without job prospects, parents and students are researching alternatives to traditional higher education. One alternative is a career college. What would that look like? It would be a college that focuses on the career along with the degree–a career focused college. One such college is Pennsylvania College […]


Career oriented college–is it a good fit for your student?

Every parent wants their child to do well at college and to enjoy their time studying at a higher education level. With the job market getting ever tighter, however, it’s also important to consider the longer term – what will a child do after graduation? Towards the end of high school a student may have […]