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Whether following in someone’s footsteps, hospital volunteer work, or wanting to care for others, the nursing profession is more than just a job for many. It’s a calling. To wrap up Nurses Week, here are 8 things these everyday lifesavers from nurses and faculty from the Brandman University’s Marybelle and S. Paul Musco School of Nursing and Health Professions wish you knew about nursing. Read more

NEW survey reveals top resolutions for 2016 and expert advice for realizing educational goals.  According to a Harris Poll conducted on behalf of Brandman University, 67 percent of adults are making New Year resolutions for 2016.  Of those, 26 percent are planning to make an education/career resolution.Read more

Brandman University has been named among the top 25 institutions serving veteran students in its annual Best for Vets: College 2016 rankings.Read more

It is no mystery that continuing your education is an investment of both time and resources. Explore the following infographic which can help you start formulating your equation with basic research on some of the factors that can play critical roles in your overall estimate. Plus find out a few intrinsic benefits of having a bachelor’s degree that can give you the confidence you need to achieve your dreams. Read more

As the U.S. economy continues to stabilize, you may ask yourself what is the benefit of going back to school to further your education.  Check out this infographic on the ROI of a Graduate Degree and decide for yourself if the extra education is worth it. Read more

Where do you fall on the work/life balance spectrum? Are you an expert at juggling all of the curve balls that life throws at you? Or are you struggling to keep your head above water? Take this work/life balance quiz to find out.Read more

Just as we once experienced booms in industry, arts, and social movements, we are now seeing a new generation of learning technologies evolve to reposition the classroom into the cloud. But what exactly does this mean? As producer, author and learning technology expert, Elliott Massie once said, “eLearning is changing. And, we will see new models, new technologies and designs emerge. So, let’s drop the ‘e’ – or at least give it a new and wider definition.” Read more

All too often, a college degree becomes a means to an end, a way to make more money, advance your career, or earn prestige. While an education can do all of these, it’s important to realize that you are investing in your greatest asset – yourself. By balancing your work, school, and life, you will be able to dig deeper into your studies without allocating more time for them.Read more

There was a time in the not-too-distant past when young adults completed high school, moved swiftly into a job or trade apprenticeship, started a family, or - entered a four-year traditional university to work toward their college degree. Enter the modern age, where higher education has received a much needed facelift.Read more

Entrepreneurs exist in every arena, from corporate America to political circles, consumer electronics and beyond, there are lessons out there that can help you build your own business. We take a look at those that came straight from the lips of some of the greatest influencers of our time to inspire new college grads to go forth and change the world.Read more

“The number one benefit of information technology is that it empowers people to do what they want to do. It lets people be creative. It lets people be productive.” This statement is just as true for business mogul Steve Ballmer as it is for students all over the world. Whether your classes are fully online or on campus get information you need to leverage some of the best free online tools to help you succeed in college.Read more