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9 Careers to Pursue with an Associate’s Degree in Business
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9 Careers to Pursue with an Associate’s Degree in Business

According to recent data, as of 2015, only 40% of Americans held an associate’s degree or higher. So, if “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest,” according to Benjamin Franklin, then why aren’t more Americans seeking higher education? If you’re not sure that pursuing an associate’s degree is worth the investment, it may be...

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What Is a Medical Assistant? Job Description and Outlook

What is a medical assistant and should you become one? If you’re thinking about going back to school, you might consider a medical career. But many jobs in the medical field require lengthy degrees, exams, and certifications before you can begin your career. One of the top allied health career options that doesn’t require years of schooling is the...

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Why Dropping Out Of School Is Unnecessary And What To Do Instead

The idea of going to school is always appealing on some level. Whether it’s the idea of learning something new, feeling accomplished, or setting yourself for some level of professional success, there are undeniable pros to completing any level of schooling.  That said, the reality of working through school can be a pretty difficult one....

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Beyond Electrician Training: What You Need to Become Successful

Are you considering a career as an electrician? It’s an in-demand career option with a well above average projected growth at 10% between 2018 and 2028. According to the BLS, the median pay is $55,190 per year, making it a good-paying career option. Becoming an electrical trainee is the first step to becoming an electrician....

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Health Crisis – InterCoast Colleges’ Hybrid Learning Program is keeping current students’ career goals on track.

Health and safety are a priority, and adhering to the government-mandated precautions will help all of us weather this storm. With these provisions in place, many are finding it next to impossible to continue their education and career training. Fortunately, InterCoast has a solution to tackle these obstacles, while still maintaining a safe and healthy...