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The Baby Boomer population will increase dramatically over the next 25 years, which means more retirees will be joining the job market.
According to a report from Kiplinger.com, careers in finance rank in eight out of the top ten majors for a lucrative career.
Determine what degree you are interested in pursuing and then research the schools that offer that degree.
My mentors recommend that I should pursue an M.B.A. I knew that having a master’s degree would allow me to teach at the university level.
Samuel Brian Conerly is a behavior program instructor at Dallas Independent School District’s W. H. Adamson High School. He tracks the behavioral progression or regression of students and provides daily social skills instruction.
“I always wanted to pursue an M.B.A. but hadn’t carved out the time to do it. What motivated me was how fast the role of the technologist was changing.”
When desiring to make changes, there is an ocean of possibilities. Mike McKenzie chose to leave the security of a government position to go back to school and earn a second master’s degree. This helped him help many others have a secure future.
I would say that one of my biggest challenges was learning how to balance schoolwork, practicum experiences, personal life, and self-care.
The starting salary for those with a bachelor’s degree is $49,900 for computer systems analysts; the median salary for that position is $79,680. Those with a master’s degree are considered to be in a better position for jobs as computer and information research scientists.
Doug Renfro is the third generation president of Renfro Foods. This family-owned business has been providing gourmet foods for 75 years.
Le Shepard recently graduated with a master’s degree from Texas Woman’s University in counseling psychology. Her recent experience offers great insight for those considering a master’s program in psychology.
“My master’s degree guided me in the direction of my dreams, I learned so much, made strong connections, and paved the road to my future,” said Stacey Callow