February 9, 2017

Scholarship Opportunities for Non-Traditional Students

Financial need is a common concern for those pursuing a four-year degree, and is a frequent factor in student attrition.  Many prospective non-traditional students cite financial instability as […]
January 27, 2017

Financial Resources Available to Non-Traditional 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 […]
January 20, 2017

Returning to School: 5 Points to Consider

For traditional students, the decision to attend college is almost a given – something that is instilled in them throughout their high school years – and […]
January 6, 2017

New Year’s Resolutions for Non-Traditional Students

As the holiday season comes to a close, we are hit with an avalanche of articles, lists and advertisements, all designed to influence consumers to become […]
November 29, 2016

CCPE Offers Holiday Pricing on Non-Credit Online Courses

The holiday season is upon us, and with it, a desire to select interesting and appropriate gifts for friends and family. This year, the College of Charleston […]
November 17, 2016

Authentic Leadership Through Personal Branding

On November 18th, the School of Professional Studies will be offering “Authentic Leadership + Personal Branding,” the final session in the 2016 Next Level Leadership Series.  Spaces […]
November 10, 2016

Empowerment and Imagination

The following feature was previously published on our blog in March, 2016 A cramped auditorium.  An audience of third-graders.  A fifth grade play. These are some […]
October 20, 2016

School of Professional Studies Offers Reduced Tuition for Degree Completion Candidates

This past Spring, the CofC Board of Trustees a  tuition reduction of approximately 20%, exclusively for students in the SPS’ Bachelor of Professional Studies program.  This […]
September 22, 2016
Pam Mayer

Dr. Pam Mayer: Maximizing Leadership Potential

Within every human being lies a well of untapped capabilities, waiting for the right circumstances to bring them to the fore. This theory has long inspired […]
September 2, 2016

Daniela Goya-Tocchetto: Helping Students Understand Human Behavior

From her early days growing up in the large urban city of Porto Alegre, the capital of the southernmost state in Brazil, Dr. Daniela Goya-Tocchetto has […]
August 23, 2016

Time Management Tips for Non-Traditional Students

According to a study conducted by Georgetown University (2015), 70-80% of college students are engaged in some form of employment, with approximately 25% of students simultaneously […]
August 5, 2016

10 Back-To-School Tips for Non-Traditional Students

With summer winding to a close, students of all ages are busy with back-to-school preparations. While for adult students, the days of excitedly selecting a new […]