February 8, 2019
CFP education course at the college of charleston

Why you need a CFP®

Although there are many designations for financial planners and wealth management professionals, the CFP®  stands out because one of the most notable requirements of the CFP® […]
February 1, 2019
bachelor of general studies

Bachelor of General Studies: Spotlight on a Minor in Art History & Communication

Charleston is rich in both art and history with local museums and galleries touching on every aspect of human culture. But, what is the value of […]
January 24, 2019
college of charleston's new president andrew hsu

Meet President-Elect Hsu

On Wednesday, the college hosted a welcome event for incoming president Andrew T. Hsu. President-elect Hsu spoke to the College of Charleston about its history, future […]
December 13, 2018

Student Shares Emotional Journey from GED to CofC

From her earliest childhood recollections, Jamie Jordan understood that earning an education, and taking care of one’s family should be top priorities.It was her mother who consistently […]
December 7, 2018
Hoang Minh Tran

Vietnamese Student Achieves Dream of Studying in the United States

Vietnamese student Hoang Minh Tran had long dreamed of studying in the United States.  As an aspiring chemistry major, he knew that American institutions offered some […]
November 29, 2018

SPS Scholarship Helps Student to Achieve School-Life Balance

Ask any member of the School of Professional Studies (SPS) staff to name a particularly tenacious student, and undoubtedly, you’ll be given a list of several […]
November 12, 2018

ELI Students Reflect on Gratitude with Poetry Assignment

In recognition of the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, ELI students were given themed assignments to help them to reflect on the concept of gratitude, while working on their […]
November 1, 2018

Financial Resources Available to Adult Students

The rising cost of college tuition is a common concern among both traditional and non-traditional students, with financial need being cited as a primary barrier to […]
October 26, 2018

CCPE Partners with Engineering for Kids

The School of Professional Studies  have long emphasized the importance of 21st century skills in the modern workplace. The department is now extending that mission to […]
October 17, 2018

4 Skill-Gaps Common to First Time Managers

According to research compiled by the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL), fifty-percent of managers are regarded as “ineffective” in their roles: a failure that may be […]
October 12, 2018

ELI Students Learn About College of Charleston Departments

As part of a unit that covered US colleges and universities,  the ELI Advanced Writing and Grammar students interviewed members of various departments at the College of Charleston.  The students all then […]
September 28, 2018

BPS Fall Cohort Reflects Changing Face of College Students

When asked to visualize a college student, most adults will likely picture an 18-to-21-year-old; perhaps toting a backpack, walking across the quad on an ivy-laden campus. […]