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17 Fun and Productive Ideas to Amp Up College Winter Break - UC

17 Fun and Productive Ideas to Amp Up College Winter Break

Fri, 10/15/2021 - 1:15pm
Winter break provides a wonderful opportunity to rest and recharge after a busy fall semester. The holiday season can feel like a whirlwind, but in all likelihood, you'll still find plenty of downtime once you've completed fall term's papers and exams. Now, a new challenge will emerge: deciding how to use all that extra time.
MBA Right for You? Alternative Business Degrees - Univ of the Cumberlands

Is an MBA Right for You? Alternative Business Degrees

Mon, 09/20/2021 - 1:15pm
When most people think of postgraduate education in the business field, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) is often the program that comes to mind. While an MBA degree can certainly be a beneficial choice for many business professionals, an MBA program is far from the only postgraduate business program available.
Traditional vs Online Undergrad: How to Choose - Univ of the Cumberlands

Traditional vs Online Undergrad: How to Choose

Tue, 08/31/2021 - 2:00pm
The demand for online undergraduate education has exploded, but those considering this path towards a degree need to understand what it means. Here is a closer look at online undergrad degrees and how they compare to traditional on-campus options.
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The Kentucky Teacher Crisis—A Closer Look at a Concerning Problem

Tue, 05/25/2021 - 10:00am
The teacher shortage is a growing problem, and it is one that University of the Cumberlands continues to address with high-quality educator training programs. Here is a closer look at what the teacher shortage is, why it is occurring, how it is impacting Kentucky and what options are available to teachers who want to stand in the gap.
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14 Types of Nurses You Should Know

Tue, 05/11/2021 - 10:00am
Nursing is a life-changing career, but in order to enjoy it, nurses will need the right training. Here is a closer look at what it takes to become a nurse and the different nursing career paths you might wish to pursue.
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Nursing Degrees: The 10 Most Frequently Asked Questions

Tue, 04/13/2021 - 10:00am
Whether you want a challenge, great earning potential, or a fulfilling job, a nursing career could be for you. Read these 10 FAQs to find out more.
Can a College Minor Make a Major Difference in Job Market Value? - University of the Cumberlands

Declaring A Minor That Increases Your Job Market Value

Tue, 03/16/2021 - 10:00am
Have you always wanted to declare a minor, but thought the task too daunting? While some are challenging, some minors may actually make you a more attractive candidate to potential employers. Learn what these minors may be here.
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Summer School vs Summer Break: Pros and Cons of a Summer School Education

Tue, 02/09/2021 - 10:00am
Are summer school programs the right fit for your needs? Weigh the pros and cons to make an informed choice.
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Tackling First-Year Jitters: How First-Year Teachers Can Launch a Successful Career

Tue, 02/02/2021 - 10:00am
Stepping into your classroom as a new teacher can be overwhelming. University of the Cumberlands provides new teachers with a list of items to help.
Everything You Need to Know About the Cyber Industry - University of the Cumberlands

Everything You Need to Know About the Cyber Industry

Tue, 01/12/2021 - 10:00am
Cyber crimes are on the rise. In 2020, the number of cyber attacks quadrupled. Cyber security training gives you the skill to fight these threats, read to learn more.
RN vs BSN - University of the Cumberlands

BSN vs. RN—What You Need to Know About the Differences

Mon, 12/21/2020 - 10:00am
Are a BSN and an RN different career paths? Here's what you need to know about earning a degree as a nurse.
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What Degree Should I Get? A Guide for Choosing the Right Type of Degree

Tue, 12/15/2020 - 10:00am
From certificates to doctorate degrees, a variety of academic programs allow students of all types to gain the training they need to achieve their goals in life.