October 24, 2019

BPS Student Applies Coursework to his Business

According to a 2014 Pew Research study, 72% of millennials ages 25-32 say that their college degree has already paid off. But what about those students […]
September 10, 2019
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Six Tips for Going Back to College as an Adult Student

If it has been a few years since you last attended a college course, you may feel out of practice. Before too long, attending college will […]
May 3, 2019
Joshua Petro

Bachelor of General Studies Student Earns Honors

Bachelor of General Studies student Joshua Petro was recently inducted into the Phi Kappa Phi honor society. Phi Kappa Phi is the nation’s oldest and most […]
April 19, 2019
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Definition: Pracademic

If you spend time around the students, faculty, and staff at the College of Charleston North Campus, you’re likely to hear the word “pracademic” used to […]
April 5, 2019
Project Management Student Shain Vogelsong

Project Management Student Shares Story of Support

Everyone has their own story and their own path to completing their college degree. Like many students in the Bachelor of Professional Studies program, this was […]
February 12, 2019
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Amber Leighton Works to Earn Degree

Amber Leighton is working a full-time job, planning a wedding, and exercising twice a day. And, she’s earning her bachelor’s degree in two and a half […]
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 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 […]