by Kyle Zachary, MSOL, Continuing Education Instructor, Goodwin University When I was 19, I owned a ’73 VW Beetle. It was orange and primer grey, and I relied on it to get me around. It almost never let me down, … Continue reading Projected Tolerance Zones in GD&T: A Hard Lesson Learned
Working in the nursing field allows you the unique opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others. Whether you choose to work in a hospital or laboratory, pediatrics office or nursing home, a nursing career is always rewarding, … Continue reading Second Degree Nursing Programs: What You Should Know
If you are interested in a future in manufacturing, you may be anxious to get your career off the ground quickly. Companies across the state of Connecticut are in immediate need of well-trained, dedicated industry professionals. You may be in … Continue reading Advanced Manufacturing and CNC Bootcamp: Getting into a Career Fast
“Hero” is a term that is commonly used to describe those in law enforcement. It is a title earned by those who risk their lives to help protect and serve their communities. Becoming a police officer will not only launch … Continue reading How to Become a Police Officer In Connecticut
There will always be a need for nurses, but that need is growing exponentially. Between the years 2020 and 2030, more than 276,000 job openings are expected for registered nurses across the United States. The question many people are asking, … Continue reading Is There a Nursing Shortage and What Does that Mean for Aspiring RNs?
Anyone who is interested in the healthcare field already knows the need for medical professionals is high. This is a field that is always in demand. While nursing and medical school are well-respected choices, there are many other options that … Continue reading What Do You Learn in a Health Science Program?
You have a desire to earn your Master’s in Public Health (MPH) degree, but do you have the years needed to invest in it? Many people feel that a master’s degree is out of reach because of the length of … Continue reading Considering an Accelerated MPH Program?
If you have a passion for helping others and desire a career that makes a difference, you may be considering the nursing field. However, as rewarding as a nursing career can be, there are also some challenging aspects that come … Continue reading How Do I Know If I Want to Become a Nurse? 5 Tell-Tale Signs
Learn what careers you can pursue with a quality management degree. Experts say we are currently amidst our fourth industrial revolution, driven by artificial intelligence, machine learning, high-tech machinery, and other advanced technology. The manufacturing industry is booming as a … Continue reading What Can You Do With a Quality Management Degree?
Registered nursing is one of the most rewarding career options available. In fact, recent research shows that almost 95 percent of Registered Nurses (RNs) today are happy in their chosen career path. Most nurses feel gratified by helping others in … Continue reading What is an ADN Degree in Nursing? [Complete Guide]
Psychiatric mental health nurse practitioners (PMHNPs) are advanced practice registered nurses who provide mental health services to patients. After testing and evaluation, a psychiatric nurse will administer a mental health healing plan that might include therapy and medication. Consider the … Continue reading Why Become a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner?
August 2021 marked the launch of a new Continuing Education (CE) training program offered through Goodwin University’s School of Business, Technology, and Advanced Manufacturing. From August 9 to 12, eight technical education (tech-ed) instructors from several Connecticut school districts came … Continue reading High School Technical Teacher Professional Development at Goodwin: A New Manufacturing Continuing Education Program
Becoming a nurse is one of the greatest moves you can make in your career. Nurses today have unmatched job security, flexibility, and the unique opportunity to make a difference in others’ lives. This is especially true since the global, … Continue reading “I Want to Study Nursing But…” Common Student Concerns
Medical assistants are vital and versatile members of the healthcare system. These professionals work alongside nurses, physicians, and technologists to ensure patients receive high-quality care during every visit. Medical assistants help to keep healthcare facilities running smoothly and efficiently, tackling … Continue reading Medical Assistant Education Requirements: What You Should Know
From 2020 to 2030, the demand for advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) is expected to grow an incredible 52 percent, with nearly 115,000 positions being added to the field. As one of the fastest-growing healthcare professions, it’s clear that now … Continue reading Should I Pursue an MSN or FNP degree?
Earning a Master’s in Public Health (MPH) degree can have a considerable impact on your future. So, why not make the most out of it? An MPH degree covers a vast range of topics to prepare you for an advanced … Continue reading Choosing an MPH in Health Policy and Management
Nursing is the heart of the healthcare industry. Each day, nurses make a positive impact helping patients who are sick or injured. These caring professionals work one-on-one with people to ensure they are safe and in good health. If you … Continue reading How Long is an RN Program? How Long is an RN to BSN Program?
Going to college is a major milestone for many individuals. A college education can lead to a number of benefits, including high salary potential, job marketability, increased employment opportunities, and economic stability down the line. This is true for everyone, … Continue reading Going to College After (or While In) The Military: What You Should Know