It's not worth it: US college costs are higher than many professionals' lifetime salaries after graduation

Many people dream of college, but are daunted by the prospect of overwhelming student debt. A new study shows that about 30% of American college graduates will not earn enough money after college to offset the cost of attendance, Fortune reports. Much depends on the specialty...

How to build a medical career in the USA: several paths that an immigrant can choose

Ukrainian Olga works as a nurse in the surgical department of a Minnesota hospital, where she cares for patients before and after surgery. She became an immigrant in 2016 and received her nursing education from scratch in America: first she went to study as a nursing assistant,...

Who should not study: 6 specialties whose owners earn the least

There are six college majors after which the average graduate salary is less than $40 for about five years after graduation, according to an analysis by the New York Federal Reserve, Insider reports. The analysis, published in February, took into account the earnings of recent college graduates and market research…

How to validate a foreign diploma, degree, or professional certificate in the United States

Documented lists the initial steps to start the process of confirming foreign degrees, qualifications, or professional certification in the United States. There is no single body in the United States that oversees these types of assessments, so any recognition of foreign academic degrees and qualifications ...

Millions of schoolchildren in the USA cannot read: what is the shortcoming of the American education system

Some students learn to read easily and naturally, while for others it is a painful process that, if left unaddressed, can lead to long-term learning problems. Millions of children have difficulty reading, and this problem has been plaguing the United States for several...

Who to study in college to make good money: popular specialties lead to low wages

A recent study found that there are significant differences in pay depending on the field of study. The most popular majors in colleges are not the highest paying, according to TheHill. The HEA group, founded by Michael Itzkowitz, a former Obama Department of Education official, compared the Department's data...

Top 10 best self-education sites

The modern world is overloaded with information, and we have to make daily, hourly and minutely decisions about whether we want to know all this? Do we need this data? But the time spent online is not always empty, writes AIN. Self-education is necessary for a person not only ...

'They should be planted': thousands of people received fake diplomas of nurses, but passed the certification test and started working

Over 7600 aspiring nurses have scammed the healthcare system. They received fake diplomas from three nursing schools in South Florida, which medical professionals say could undermine the profession's credibility, according to YahooNews. About 2600 of these people used fake diplomas to pass…

American scientists conduct entertaining online lessons for Ukrainian orphans

Since the beginning of the war, dozens of orphanages have left the combat zone in Ukraine. Hundreds of orphans were displaced, either in their own country or abroad. Children are sorely lacking attention. A group of American scientists, immigrants from post-Soviet countries, figured out how to solve ...

'I like the local pace of life': how an American moved to Kyrgyzstan and opened a college there

Andrew Wachtel is a seasoned educator, writer and translator. In 2010 he moved to Kyrgyzstan. He was the president of one of the best universities in the country, and then founded his own college, WE reports. Wachtel was born and raised in New Jersey. After…

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