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Pueblo Community College nursing grads stay here in large numbers - Ag Journal

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Pueblo Community College nursing grads stay here in large numbers - Ag JournalPueblo Community College nursing grads stay here in large numbers - Ag JournalPosted: 13 Jul 2020 04:26 PM PDTAbout 80% of students who study in public safety and health service programs at Pueblo Community College stay to work in Pueblo after graduating.Alexis Odiaga is one of those students.She graduated from PCC's nursing program in 2017 and soon became a nurse at Parkview Medical Center, serving in the medical intensive care unit. Now she works in the cardiovascular ICU."PCC's program helped me develop the knowledge and skills that I needed to give safe care and to be a safe nurse and how to make good decisions for my patients," Odiaga said."They gave me the foundation to develop my critical thinking skills."Paula Kirchner, dean of nursing at PCC, said this year that 49 students in her program graduated from the Pueblo campus, 30 students from the Fremont campus, and 27 from t…

School of Education offering new higher education administration degree and certificate program - UAB News

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School of Education offering new higher education administration degree and certificate program - UAB NewsSchool of Education offering new higher education administration degree and certificate program - UAB NewsPosted: 14 Jul 2020 06:41 AM PDTThe UAB School of Education is offering a new master's degree and graduate certificate in higher education administration.Written by: Kyndle Huey
Media contact: Alicia RohanThe UAB School of Education is offering a new master's degree and graduate certificate in higher education administration.The University of Alabama at BirminghamSchool of Education is launching a new master's degree and graduate certificate in higher education administration for fall 2020. The program is designed for individuals looking to enter or advance their career at postsecondary institutions. The Master of Science degree in higher education administration offers both a thesis and non-thesis track. The non-thesis track consists of 36 credit hours including a …

Best public colleges in America - KAKE

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Best public colleges in America - KAKEBest public colleges in America - KAKEPosted: 07 Jul 2020 06:54 AM PDTBy: Jody Ellis cdrin // Shutterstock Best public colleges in America Earning a college degree is an investment with far-reaching benefits. Adults who hold degrees earn an average of $32,000 more per year than those who only hold a high school diploma. This increased income can mean a big difference in quality of life, from being able to afford a home to living in a desired area. Degree holders also have lower instances of poverty, are more likely to have health insurance through their jobs, and have even been found to live longer than non-degree holders. While those statistics are all good reasons to go to college, sometimes an investment in education can come with a hefty price tag. Over the last 10 years, tuition rates for both public and private colleges have increased by more than 25%, and student loan debt has increased alongside them. In 2019, the average cost per year of a pr…