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U.S. Department of Education Launches Support for Coding Boot Camps
October 26, 2015

Earlier this month, the U.S. government announced plans to offer unprecedented support for the sought-after area of coding, as well as for other educational opportunities critical to the development of 21st century skills. Let’s take a closer look this cutting-edge pilot program.


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New Zealand Student Arrivals Reach Record Highs in August 2015
October 19, 2015
New Zealand saw record-breaking numbers for overseas visitor arrivals in August of 2015 while continuing to build on its 13-month streak of net gain in migrants, according to the latest report from Statistics New Zealand. Playing a major role in these figures? An influx of international students. Le...

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32% increase in Indian enrollment to US universities in 2015
October 12, 2015
According to a new report, Indian-student enrollment in U.S. institutions grew by 32% over the past year, and most of the students enrolled in STEM courses at the graduate level. This growth shows that India is a driving force behind rising numbers of international students in the U.S. but it has ev...

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New Spanish Proficiency Exam Launched
October 5, 2015
Spanish is one of the most prevalent languages in the world. However, until recently officials and educators lacked a comprehensive and flexible way to assess individual's Spanish proficiency. This summer several Spanish-language institutions announced the establishment of a new Spanish-languag...

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Go Abroad for a Life-Changing Experience, Survey Says
October 1, 2015
Want to get better grades, have a better shot at getting a job when you graduate, and enjoy improved self-confidence, too? The solution to all of these and more may be easier than you think. According to the results of a recent survey o, even short periods of overseas study, work or travel have the ...

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Venezuela: Currency Controls Impact Study Opportunities
August 18, 2015
Venezuela’s international education sector has seen significant growth over the past few years, along with increases in student mobility thanks to improved access. However, while more young students than ever are seeking out study abroad opportunities, recent rigorous currency exchange rules h...

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A Growing Trend: The Certificates
May 6, 2015
Certificates are an increasingly important college credential, and yet they often stand in the shadow of diplomas and degrees. Wondering whether a certificate program is right for you? Here’s what you need to know.

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Why You Should Learn Chinese
May 6, 2015
Want a leg up on the competition in today’s competitive business world? Don’t let your misconception of the langague get in your way of learning Chinese. Here are some tips to learn one of the most spoken languages of the word.

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Can an Apprenticeship Make You Rich?
May 6, 2015
During February’s National Apprenticeship Week, Britain’s Association of Accounting Technicians published the list of the country’s top 40 richest former apprentices. Does the argument hold up? Let’s take a closer look.

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January 11, 2019

Many parents find themselves in a difficult quandary when contemplating their kids’ higher education: how can they provide financial support without...


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January 9, 2019

You know you want to go into business. But which field? Doing what? Perhaps you’ve already begun your career but are thinking of changing course and...


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December 31, 2018

Millions of women all over the world serve their countries. Not only do they boast higher levels of educational attainment compared to their non-milit...