By David Dillon, AS Nursing Program student As part of Nursing 210, Goodwin College nursing students have the opportunity to fulfill their pediatric rotation in the Hartford School System. “The students spend each week at one of the Hartford Public … Continue reading Making a Difference in the Community: A Goodwin Nursing Student’s Perspective
Criminal justice is a rewarding, highly-specialized and highly-respected field, for both men and women alike. If you are looking for an exciting and impactful profession – whether you are just out of high school or shifting career paths – you … Continue reading School for Thought: Why Study Criminal Justice?
If you have a love for young children and desire to help mold young minds, you may be considering becoming a teacher. Teachers equip students with knowledge and tools needed to succeed in school and, oftentimes, in life. It is … Continue reading Infant, Toddler, and Preschool Teacher Requirements in CT
Nursing is one career that is directly affected by its local social, economic, political, and environmental conditions. This is because nursing is intricately linked to people and their conditions. As you can imagine, being a nurse in a city like … Continue reading Why Focus Your MSN in Public Health Nursing?
Higher education is more accessible now more than ever, with the increase in online degree programs being offered across the country. In fact, accredited online programs have come a long way over the past 10 years and earned a respected … Continue reading Why Pursue an Online Master’s Degree in Leadership?
“Learning by doing” is a common theme in an experiential educational environment. That is because when students are engaged with their hands and their minds, they actually are more focused and motivated to learn. The hands-on learning benefits that students … Continue reading How Hands-On Learning Benefits Children of All Ages
An education is way more than just textbooks, lectures, and exams. An education is about giving students the knowledge, tools, and resources needed to grow and succeed in life. That is why a college high school is an excellent option … Continue reading What is a College High School, and What Can it Mean for Your Teen?
A funeral director oversees details regarding the memorial services for those who have passed away. In working closely with the deceased’s loved ones, the funeral director ensures that the service meets the needs and wishes of all who are closely … Continue reading How to Become a Funeral Director in Connecticut
While not always a requirement, the bachelor’s degree is becoming a standard in the nursing field. Nearly 80 percent of healthcare employers today express a strong preference for hiring nurses with a Bachelor’s of Nursing (BSN) in hand. If you … Continue reading How to Get a BSN: A Guide for Both Non-Nurses and Already-Working RNs
If you love children, have a passion for teaching, and want to make a difference in people’s lives on the day-to-day, you may be considering a career in education. It’s no wonder why. Teachers are some of the most valued, … Continue reading Early Childhood Education vs. Elementary Education: Which Career Environment is Right for You?
If you love watching shows like NCIS or Blue Bloods and think to yourself, “I could totally take down the bad guys here,” you just might have an interest in (or aptitude for) the field of criminal justice. The good … Continue reading Pursuing a Criminal Justice Associate Degree? Here’s What to Expect
As the world continues to evolve and industries change, so does the demand for many positions in the workforce. Throughout all this change, however, the nursing profession has stayed consistently strong, proving that there is a continual need for qualified … Continue reading Different Master’s Degrees in Nursing You Can Pursue
The Magnet School path is a great educational path for children who would benefit from a more hands-on experience, without being confined by their zip code. While there are many different types of schools out there – such as public … Continue reading 4 Types of Magnet Schools to Consider for Your Child
With changing times comes innovation in education. The traditional Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) is no longer the premier, and certainly not the only, professional business degree at the graduate level. Actually, the Graduate Management Admissions Council announced officially in … Continue reading A New Take on the Master’s in Business Leadership
Providing a solid education is one of the greatest gifts you can give to a child. An education builds a strong foundation in a child’s life and gives them the knowledge and skills needed to make a valuable impact in … Continue reading The Magnet Education Difference
Registered nursing is one of the fastest-growing, in-demand fields in the world of healthcare – and in the job market as a whole! More than ever, employers are looking for aspiring Registered Nurses (RNs) like you to step up and … Continue reading RN Requirements: What You Need to Practice as a Registered Nurse in Connecticut
There is no underestimating the power of business, or a business degree. According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), eight of the top 10 most sought-after bachelor’s degrees today fall into the “business” bucket. The most valued … Continue reading 3 Alternatives to Your Traditional Business Management Degree
CNC (Computerized Numerical Control) machining has a big role in the evolving world of manufacturing today. Experts in this field operate cutting-edge technology, and play a part in the production of important tools and products that we need – and … Continue reading 5 Reasons to Learn CNC