Enrollment Tips

Department of Education Student Loan Guide

By The Room 241 Team September 12, 2012

Students planning to attend college and graduate school can rely on a wide range of student loan programs offered by the Department of Education. These student loans are designed to make college affordable for every student by allowing them to borrow money to pay for tuition, room, board, books and personal expenses not covered by… Read More

Top 10 Characteristics of High-Performing Graduate School Students

By The Room 241 Team September 20, 2011

A graduate school degree is becoming increasingly accessible for working professionals. Having that advanced degree gives a teacher a competitive edge and in-depth knowledge on the job, which has prompted many teachers to look at online education programs. Online graduate school programs are the most flexible, and are usually the best choice to fit into… Read More

Get the Best Out of Your Letter of Recommendation

By The Room 241 Team September 8, 2011

Letters of recommendation are a cornerstone of the college or job application process, whether you’re an undergraduate or a graduate student, chances are you need at least one glowing letter of recommendation (LoR) to include with your application. Admission offices depend on recommendation letters to gain insight into each applicants’ strengths and accomplishments. Transcripts and… Read More

Choosing the right college or university for your degree program is a big decision, and students should consider many factors when making up their minds. Is the program relevant to what I want to do? Is the program convenient to my lifestyle? Do the faculty have excellent credentials? Chief among the factors is the kind… Read More