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Why Arts & Sciences?

 

Putting an End to ‘When Am I Going to Use This?’

 

Tech companies are hiring more liberal-arts majors than you think

 

That 'Useless' Liberal Arts Degree Has Become Tech's Hottest Ticket

 

Step Outside the Major, Please

 

10 CEOs who prove liberal arts degrees aren't worthless

 

The Importance of Writing Skills in Tech-Related Fields

 

How Your Parents Unintentionally Influenced Your College Major

 

Liberal Arts vs. STEM: The Right Degrees, The Wrong Debate

 

How to Advocate for the Liberal Arts: the State-University Edition

 

A Top Medical School Revamps Requirements To Lure English Majors

 

If Students Are Smart, They’ll Major in What They Love

 

Why Studying Latin, More So Than Business, Is Ideal Training for Actually Running a Business

 

Bringing the Liberal Arts to Engineering Education

 

Journalist and Author, Fareed Zakaria, makes the case for learning broad skills that will last a

lifetime in his new book In Defense of a Liberal Education

 

Why America’s obsession with STEM education is dangerous

 

Connecting the Dots: Why a History Degree is Useful in the Business World

 

We don’t need more STEM majors. We need more STEM majors with liberal arts training.

 

 

First-Generation College Experiences

 

Taking My Parents to College

 

At White House Summit, Advice For 1st-Gen Latino College Students

 

First-Generation Students Unite

 

The First-Generation College Student Experience

 

Coming out as poor at an elite university

 

Getting In: When You’re the First in Your Family to Apply to College

 

 

Programs Helping Low-Income and Minority Students

 

Tuition and Fees, 1998-99 Through 2015-16

 

Top Colleges Doing the Most for Low-Income Students

 

The graduation gap: Why poor kids aren't getting through college

 

New Prize Rewards Economic Diversity at Colleges

 

Stanford just made tuition free for families earning less than $125,000 per year

 

Why Many Smart, Low-Income Students Don't Apply To Elite Schools

 

Yale expands programs to ready students for college as part of White House initiative

 

Georgetown U. Builds a Student-Support System to Substitute for Privilege

 

 

Savings and Rankings Tools

 

Tuition and Fees, 1998-99 Through 2015-16

 

U.S. Department of Education College Score Card

 

The Social Mobility Index

 

How much you have to save every year if you want to put your kids through college

 

 

Get The Most Out of Your Education

 

Dear college student: Get an education, not just a degree

 

What 'Learning How to Think' Really Means

 

College is not a commodity.  Stop treating it like one.

 

College Students Are Not Customers

 

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