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CLEP & DSST Exams: Why Bill Gates Would Love Them

Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft and a multi-billionaire philanthropist, has devoted his life to revolutionizing education, from the ground up. A few years ago, Gates and his wife founded the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to promote their cutting edge education philosophy. They’ve gone so far as to say that the entire American public education … Read More >

7 Benefits of Study Groups

When learning in college, many students enjoy the benefits of study groups. In a well-run study group, members accelerate their learning as they talk through their subject, quiz each other and compare notes.  Read on to learn advantages of group study.  1. Procrastination Solution Because study groups meet at regular times, attending students cannot procrastinate. … Read More >

The Math of Saving Time & Money

Did you know that testing out of college courses can help you save time and money?  Are you interested in getting your college degree? Freaked out at the prospect of spending the next couple of decades paying back student loans? Love saving time and money? I’m going to assume that most of you would answer … Read More >

Graduated High School? Test Out of College Courses

Did you know that you can test out of college courses?  Over 2,900 colleges & universities allow you to test out of college courses.  This is one of the best-kept secrets in higher education. A few years ago I had a friend who I ran into the summer after her freshman year in college. She … Read More >