Week in Review

Nov/16/2016 - 1:12pm

Donald Trump’s election win was a shocker. The U.S. stock market surged surprisingly the day after, but much uncertainty remains about how Trump’s policies will take shape and when the seven-year economic recovery will give way to a recession.

Andrew Chamberlain, chief economist at careers site Glassdoor, recently identified 11 jobs that historically have more security …

Nov/11/2016 - 12:57pm

There are two basic types of employment in the software development industry.

You can either be a contractor of some sort, or you can be a salaried employee.

In my career, I’ve been both, and each has a distinct set of advantages and disadvantages.

In fact, in some companies there is an entire culture built around the differences …

Nov/04/2016 - 1:41pm

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Nov/04/2016 - 1:38pm

The Kansas Board of Regents confirms all 10 of Heritage College's locations, including those in southeast Wichita and Kansas City, Mo. are closed. The board or regents says the school is closed effective "immediately" and "indefinitely."

Tuesday afternoon, Eyewitness News heard from a student at the college's location on South Rock Road in Wichita, who was …

Nov/04/2016 - 9:21am

(BPT) – As the transportation industry continues to grow and baby boomers continue to retire, the need for trained diesel mechanics and truck drivers has never been greater. Job openings span the United States, and many sit open while businesses feel the stress of a massive talent shortage.

For people seeking job security in a hands-on …

Oct/25/2016 - 10:49pm

Read the Latest Issue of Career College Central!

Oct/15/2016 - 2:46pm

The roots of career education have taken hold in the United States, and career education is flourishing across the nation. From the first recorded school to teach vocational subjects — founded by Benjamin Franklin in 1749 — to Foster’s Commercial School of Boston in 1832, the first established school specializing in training for commerce, students …

Oct/15/2016 - 2:42pm

The Imagine America Foundation (IAF) has been serving the career college community since 1982. IAF provides scholarships, awards, financial aid information, sector research and faculty training; honors achievement in career education; and supports and promotes the benefits of career colleges to the general public.? 

Below are the IAF partnership levels colleges can participate in to help …

Oct/15/2016 - 2:38pm

Oklahoma lawmakers are asking what more they need to do to protect students from disreputable private for-profit colleges.

"For-profits do have an important role, and the overwhelming majority do a very good job in serving the community," said Rep. Chad Caldwell, R-Enid.

However, a few "bad actors" have left students burdened with debt but no degree, Caldwell …

Oct/15/2016 - 2:32pm

Being a web developer, like many other human endeavors, is prone to irrational arguments, emotional overreach and yes, unfounded yet long-standing myths.

These myths have led many would-be-programmers astray with their false assumptions and downright outrageous misconceptions about what you need to know and who you need to be to be considered a real web developer.