How-To Guides

What Is A Good GRE Score?

Posted by on December 3, 2013 at 9:00 am

After earning a baccalaureate degree, one can either join the workforce or acquire a master’s degree for better employment.  To get into graduate school, though, he must review for and take the Graduate Record Examination (GRE); which is a lot more difficult than the SAT.   But really, what is a good GRE score?   […]

How to Become An Architect in USA

Posted by on December 2, 2013 at 9:00 am

Do you want to design your own house someday or plan the structure of commercial buildings in a famous city?  Perhaps you should become an architect. The employment rate of architects and engineers, according to the US Department of Labor, is expected to increase 9% until 2020.  Architects with a Bachelor of Architecture degree earn […]

How To Become A Phlebotomist

Posted by on November 29, 2013 at 9:00 am

A phlebotomist is a trained person in a clinic or hospital who draws blood from patients so it can be checked for diseases.  Read this comprehensive guide on how to become a phlebotomist.   Skills If you want to become a phlebotomist, you need to be very attentive to detail.  You should also have deft […]

Old vs. New GRE Scoring: What’s The Difference?

Posted by on November 28, 2013 at 9:00 am

Worried about how the new GRE scoring would affect your old score?   The new scoring system took effect after August 1, 2011 and if you sat for the exams before that, you’re understandably worried. But there is no need to! You just need to understand how the new GRE scoring works so you could […]

How To Become An EMT

Posted by on November 27, 2013 at 9:00 am

Like most people in the medical field, Emergency Medical Technicians or EMTs are able to save lives in the course of making a living. EMTs, together with paramedics, are dispatched by a 911 operator to a scene where they determine a patient’s condition, give the necessary emergency care, and transport the patients to the nearest […]

College Dorm Checklist: What To Bring To College Dorm

Posted by on November 26, 2013 at 9:00 am

Going to college means achieving complete independence, for you can finally do things on your own. But this can only happen if you are equipped with the tools to get them done. Before you get too excited, make a college dorm checklist to ensure you have everything that you would need in what ‘s going […]

College Cooking 101: Quick and Easy Meal Ideas for Students

Posted by on November 25, 2013 at 9:00 am

College cooking is as important as reviewing for an exam.  When you get to college, you might move out of your home, away from mom (and her prying eyes), so it is important that you learn to balance study time as well as mealtime. Forget the idea of chips and cola because this is very […]

How To Become A Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Posted by on November 22, 2013 at 9:00 am

Do you love working with kids? Are you passionate about helping people? Being a pediatric nurse practitioner might just be the career for you. Pediatric nurse practitioners are like regular nurses, except that they have taken special exams and studied further so they could work with kids and teens. They’re trained to educate people about […]

How to Get Into Stanford With A Low GPA

Posted by on November 14, 2013 at 9:00 am

Considered as one of the best research and teaching universities in the world, Stanford University is prestigious in its own right. In the fall of 2013, its acceptance rate was at 5.7%. That’s only 2,209 admits from 38,828 applicants, making Stanford the toughest school to get into today.   Do you know that Stanford has […]

How To Calculate High School GPA for College

Posted by on November 13, 2013 at 9:00 am

GPA:  A three-letter acronym that high school students stress over when college admissions season start. Rightly so, because colleges take into account your GPA when they review your application. But do you know that colleges do not take the GPA you received in high school at face value? We’ll show you how to calculate high […]