Week in Review

Feb/17/2020 - 3:14pm

Choosing a Career Path in 2020: Health Sciences

 

By the time we reach adulthood, most of us have spent time in a hospital, doctor’s office or other medical facility. Once you have, you know that your interactions with the people working in those facilities – from physicians to nurses to assistants to technicians to receptionists – …

Feb/17/2020 - 3:13pm

Introducing Imagine America Radio
Tune in for episodes focusing on the most important issues in career education

The Imagine America Foundation is excited to join the world of podcasting! This year we are announcing the launch of Imagine America Radio, a podcast channel that will share the perspective of our colleges and our students on important trends …

Feb/17/2020 - 3:06pm

Reaching High Schoolers Offline
Using marketing in real life to connect with prospective students

Bob Martin

When developing a marketing plan in the internet age, it can be very tempting to put all your focus on your digital advertising programs. And while such efforts are essential to a successful campaign, offline efforts are still a critical component to …

Feb/17/2020 - 3:03pm

The Deteriorating Mental Health of U.S. College Students: Part I

How bad is our students’ mental health, really? Who is most at risk? And where do we go from here?

 

Jenni Valentino, Senior Writer

 

According to the National Center for Education Statistics, almost 20 million students enrolled in colleges and universities for the fall 2019 semester. Of those …

Nov/14/2019 - 10:26am

For students of all ages and in all types of programs, going to school is only part of daily life. Whether full-time, part-time, or online, students also need a place to live while pursuing an education. But today’s college housing looks a lot different than it used to: gone are the days where students were …

Nov/14/2019 - 10:23am

Reaching High School Students through Content Marketing

If you have spent any time working in or on your school’s marketing plan, you know that it can feel like a constantly moving target. The platforms, tools, and best practices that are ideal for creating a successful outreach campaign can change frequently (and sometimes unexpectedly). And that is …

Nov/14/2019 - 10:22am

Coyne College: 20 Years of Partnership with Imagine America

Mallory Herrmann

The Imagine America Foundation has been honored all year to celebrate the twentieth anniversary of our scholarship and award programs. We are grateful to work with so many wonderful career training institutions and as part of our year-long celebration, we have decided to profile some of …

Oct/07/2019 - 10:21am

Is Diesel Technician A Good Career?

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Diesel technicians, also known as diesel techs or diesel mechanics, perform maintenance and repair work for diesel vehicles and trucks. Wondering if it’s a good job for you? Here are four reasons why pursuing a career as a diesel technician could be the right choice.

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Oct/07/2019 - 10:20am

How to Become an Automotive Technician

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If you’ve been thinking about pursuing a new career as an automotive technician, there’s no time like the present! But where do you start? Let’s go over how to become an automotive technician.

Most auto techs today attend a postsecondary education program in order to qualify …

Oct/07/2019 - 10:16am

Is an Accounting Degree Worth It?

Do you have a knack for numbers and a fascination with finance? Getting an accounting degree could be a great step toward a new career that takes advantage of these strengths.

Register with Imagine America to be matched with accounting schools that offer our …