May 20, 2016

Job Interviews: Preparation is the Key to Confidence

Everyone who fills out a job application hopes to “land” an interview, but the notion of an impending interview can strike fear and anxiety in even […]
May 18, 2016

Project Management Concentration to be Added to Bachelor of Professional Studies Program

Many of the products and services we utilize on a daily basis are the result of a carefully coordinated team of professionals. From the development of […]
May 10, 2016

School of Professional Studies Adds Healthcare Management Minor

For every five dollars spent in the United States, approximately one dollar is spent on some form of health-related services: accounting for 18% of our gross […]
May 5, 2016

School of Professional Studies Announces Tuition Reduction

Students in the College of Charleston’s School of Professional Studies (SPS) may get a welcome surprise when they receive their Fall 2016 tuition bills: they will […]
April 21, 2016

A Family Journey

It is not uncommon for college students to look forward to graduation day: the rewarding culmination of four years of hard work and sacrifice. For non-traditional […]
April 19, 2016

Teaching Marketing Techniques for the Digital Space

Digital marketing is a rapidly expanding segment of the marketing field; so much so that that the term “digital” has become somewhat superfluous.  To successfully market […]
April 14, 2016
Chanel Mariette

Uncovering Solutions in the Face of Obstacles

Chanel Mariette learned about the College of Charleston degree completion program shortly after relocating to Charleston in 2014, and was excited at the prospect of finally […]
April 12, 2016

Charleston Tech Companies Experiencing Talent Gap

With graduation rapidly approaching, many College of Charleston students are looking to begin – or advance in – their careers.  Fortunately, recent population growth and new […]
April 5, 2016

Secrets to a Successful Skype Interview

Increasingly, employers are turning to Skype as an alternative to conducting initial in-person or telephone interviews – particularly when the applicant is at a geographical distance. […]
March 31, 2016

Rivers Pearce: From Rock ‘N Roll to BoomTown

When School of Professional Studies instructor Rivers Pearce first moved to Charleston, it was in the hopes of making a living as a guitarist: a goal […]
March 29, 2016

JobBridge: Helping Students Bridge the Skills Gap

The term “skills gap” has been frequently referenced in popular media, typically when describing the disparity between employer needs, and the available number of skilled workers.  While […]
March 24, 2016

Helping Non-Traditional Students Plan for Success

Enrolling in any degree program is a monumental decision, and is bound to generate some feelings of doubt and insecurity – regardless of the student’s age […]