How Do Scholarships Work?


College and university scholarships are a convenient way to pay for an undergraduate degree, but many students are confused about how the whole process works. How is the money awarded and what can you spend it on?  What is a college or university scholarship?  Scholarships are financial aid awards designed to help students pay for …

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What is a career?


Career-Related Questions and Answers Resource: Phifer, P. (2003) College Majors and Careers, Fifth Edition. New York, NY: Ferguson Publication.   What does the word “career” mean?    ​For many people, career means the part of life that is concerned with employment.  From an occupational standpoint, it means the sum total of the various jobs you may hold during …

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