462: How Much Do Majors Matter for Professional Degrees?

27 Feb

A parent wonders, “how to pick a major for students who desire professional certifications.” Megan shares that not all colleges handle majors the same and provides a few tips on choosing a major. Want to be pre-law, pre-med, engineering, or … Read More »

461: Something Better Than “Safety Schools”

20 Feb

Erin shares how her student, Victoria, is whittling down her college list and how some of the terminology can really change our feelings about the various schools. Words like “safety,” “target,” “reach,” and other words that Megan would like to … Read More »

460: How Faculty Issues Can Affect Your College Experience

13 Feb

Guest expert Jane Gabin joins Megan to discuss the issue of part time versus tenured faculty. This issue goes beyond the staffing policies of universities and can affect your experience as a student. Jane explains You can search for the … Read More »

459: Financial Literacy, Paying for College, and More

6 Feb

A listener writes in with some financial advice and Megan and Erin talk all things money! This episode wants everyone to think about their future selves and how to set yourself (and your family) up for financial success. Links to … Read More »