May 12, 2017

Ashley Caldwell: Charleston’s Social Media Maven

This post was originally published in March, 2016. Ashley Caldwell will once again be serving as an instructor for the SPS’ popular Digital Marketing and Social Media […]
April 25, 2017

Digital Marketing Workshop Teaches 21st Century Practices and Techniques

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 […]
March 15, 2017

Pursuing Your Passion

“Follow the calling in your heart; trust yourself.” When Diana Deaver first set out to complete her bachelor’s degree, she had practicality in mind, not passion. Like […]
February 14, 2017

Writing a Winning Personal Essay

Scholarships can be highly competitive, particularly when candidates present similarly impressive accomplishments. Whether applying for a merit-based or need-based scholarship, a personal essay is often the […]
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 […]