College Success Tips

Benefits of an Experiential, Hands-On Education

Learning By Doing It has been shown over and over again: Most students – regardless of age – learn best by doing. Education experts call it “experiential learning,” and  The Princeton Review reports that “experiential learning in college could launch your career.”1   Lectures, reading, and studying are all necessary, but we’ve known for years that students…

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Career College vs. Community College

career college, community college

Whether you’re continuing your existing education or going back to school, it’s important to determine which academic setting fits your needs: a 4-year college, community college or a career training college. College shouldn’t be a one-size-fits-all approach: everyone prefers different styles of learning, educational settings, classroom sizes, career paths, etc. While attending a 4-year college…

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6 Reasons to Go Back to School in 2020

Back To School

Congratulations! The fact that you’re reading this means that you’re considering the possibility of going back to school and that deserves a pat on the back. If you’re tired of working countless hours at a job that you don’t find fulfilling or you feel as though you’re in the wrong field and have been contemplating…

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5 Podcasts that Will Boost Your Business Savvy

Today’s business realm is fast-paced, constantly changing, and demands professionals to stay on top of their game. But with the rate at which news moves and trends come and go, how does one truly remain up to speed on all-things business, marketing, strategy, etc.? Articles? Blog posts? Digital newsletters? Perhaps. But the average day of…

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How to Find Financial Aid for Career Training College

Have you decided to move on from your job and make a positive change in your career this year? It’s an exciting time to advance your career and we applaud the commitment you’ve made to bettering your personal and professional life. One of the biggest deterrents of pursuing higher education is the uncertainly or perceived…

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3 Big Reasons Why Continuous Enrollment in College Matters

At any age and at any stage in life, committing yourself to earning a college degree is a big deal. It takes incredible persistence, motivation, time management, and deep-rooted determination. While there is certainly no one-size-fits-all approach to earning a college degree as everyone’s situation and circumstances in life are unique, there is a route…

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Get the Most Out of Your OBC Tutoring Sessions

Do you need additional academic assistance with a certain class? Would you benefit from extra time focused on a particular concept or preparing for a test? Or are you looking to improve study habits and find increased confidence with your studies? Working with a tutor can help you find success in these areas. At Ohio…

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