Doc Seidman Says…. ….College students: Is the subject matter of the class really hard? Is the professor really boring? Are you struggling in a class and worrying about your grades? Fear not! If your class is hard, or boring, or both, note that there are things you can do—aside from studying— to help your grade. […]

Doc Seidman Says… …Years ago, completing a college degree online didn’t exist. It wasn’t even an option. As the years went by, and online learning began to take shape, the reputation of an online college was only so-so at best. Traditionalists scoffed at their innovative approach to teaching and learning. Online colleges were widely criticized […]

Doc Seidman Says…… ….In 1960 in the United States, a six-pack of beer was 99ȼ, a loaf of bread was 20ȼ, and a movie ticket was $1. Minimum wage was $1.25 but with gas at 25ȼ a gallon, you could still live large. Also in 1960, just over 7.5 million students were enrolled in U.S. […]

Doc Seidman says…. …Should parents be worried about their son or daughter’s behavior in college? Guest blogger Natasha Kurt may have some answers. College in the United States was a great time. Coming from another country, I was surprised at how different the experience was for me. I made many new friends, both from America […]

Doc Seidman Says… ….A U.S. “community college” is a school that offers a two-year degree (associate’s) instead of a four-year degree (bachelor’s). Because it is a two-year school, it costs a lot less money to attend. Community colleges are sometimes called “Junior Colleges” or “Technical Colleges.” Some community colleges offer both two and four-year degrees. […]

Doc Seidman Says….. ….anyone you know getting ready for college? Read this helpful post from my colleague Rachel DeHaven on how to save money on important dormitory supplies. Excitement and stress are kicking in for both you and your child while dorm shopping!  After living in dorm rooms for many years, I have compiled the top […]

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Doc Seidman Says…. ….In the United States, no two colleges are the same. The amount you will pay (tuition) will vary from college to college. If you are trying to study in the United States on a limited budget, the college you choose to attend will be your most important decision. You would want to […]