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Applying for a Computer Science Degree

- Every day brings a new challenge for Computer Science. The subject is extremely diverse and success depends on the creativity and the commitment of the individual. I gain satisfaction from solving logical problems and working with computer systems. Ever since my IT technician at Secondary School introduced me to programming in Powershell. I always want to know just how computers worked and how much they could evolve over time. This interest has only grown more intense with each new discovery that I make....   [tags: study, systems, degree, career]

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Obtaining a Degree in Information Management

- ... MSIM program at iSchool will help me build competencies in these areas and extend my professional experience in meaningful ways. Being able to use innovative ideas honed by technical and business knowledge to build Information Structures of organizations is something that appeals to me and ‘Information Architecture & Organization’ specialization helps me do just that. The program is inter-disciplinary and is perfectly aligned with my interests. Courses like ‘Information Systems and Modeling Using XML’, ‘Enterprise Systems Analysis and Design’ and ‘Information Retrieval Systems’ will inculcate necessary technical and information concepts in me to achieve my career goals....   [tags: degree, program, leadership, team]

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A Career in Finance: Master Degree and MBA

- Method The required methods to analyze the significance of completing a finance degree included researching the average earnings after the completion of the MBA degree in relation to not taking one. Analyzing the rankings and results of graduates proved the significance of the impact on average salaries and also how many MBA degree owners obtained better sought out employment opportunities. The main website I used to undertake my research study was Forbes. Forbes contains some of the wealthiest CEO’s and presidents and analyses their educational background....   [tags: experience, knowledge, degree]

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One More Accomplishment: A Masters Degree in Entrepreneurship

- If I could accomplish one more thing, I would pursue my Masters Degree in Entrepreneurship, before the age of 23. There are many setbacks in college, and why most people don’t finish it, although, I will not let that get in my way; how I’m going to complete it will be difficult, and nothing is holding me back. There are many reasons why I want to get an Entrepreneurship Degree; I have been around Entrepreneur’s my whole life, and I have learned a lot from them, triumphs and mistakes. When I receive my Masters Degree there are several different things that I would have to do thereafter, for example, finding busy intersections, speaking, and getting to know important people in that area, and,...   [tags: masters degree, education, ]

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Respiratory Therapist Opinions on Obtaining a Bachelor’s Degree

- Staffing survey Out of the two 248 that were surveyed from staffing, 111 did not respond. Four percent of respondents were in the age range 18-24, 30% 25-34, 24% 35-44, 24% 35-44, 22% 45-54, 20% 55+. Sixty percent of those polled were female, and 40% were male. Eighty-four percent of those polled had an Associate's Degree as their highest level obtained in Respiratory Care, 2% were trained on the job, and 14% had Bachelor's degrees in Respiratory Care. When asked about the highest degree in any field, 3% answered they were on the job trained; 66% had an Associate's Degree, 29% have a Bachelor's Degree, and 2% of those polled have obtained a Master's Degree....   [tags: Future Respiratory Therapy, Education, Degree]

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Companies Requiring a Degree Just to Get your Resume Read

- There is a problem these days with companies requiring a degree just to get your resume read says Fischer (2013). People with bachelor’s degrees applying for employment have been found by the employers not to be very qualified. Two thirds of the colleges providing applicants for employment showed they were going to provide fair to poor employees. When the interviews were held the interviewers gave the applicants low marks which was an indication of becoming a potentially poor employee. They were also regarded as “lacking basic workplace proficiencies, like adaptability, communication skills and the ability to solve complex problems“(Fischer, 2013)....   [tags: resume, degree, hiring]

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Arthur C. Brooks' $10,000 for a College Degree

- Arthur C. Brooks presents his opinion on an idea gaining prevalence across the United States in his published article, “My Valuable, Cheap College Degree.” This new idea is a college degree which costs the student a total of $10,000, also known as the 10K-B.A. Inspired by a challenge to educators from Bill Gates, governors in the states of Texas, Florida, Wisconsin, and a state assemblyman in California have recently made efforts to make this idea a reality. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, in 2011, the average tuition for just one year at a four-year private university was nearly $33,000....   [tags: Arthur C. Brooks, College Degree, Education]

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Getting My Degree in America

- I have had a dream since I was five-years old to come to America and get my degree. After finishing high school, I came to America with big hopes and high expectations. I was very excited and thought that everything in my life was going to change. Everything was a lot of fun at first. The new environment, the different language, the school, and the teachers made me feel wonderful. Slowly things got worse, the happy feelings started to turn into discomfort. The different educational system made me feel nervous....   [tags: immigration, college degrees, ]

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A Degree is not Enough

- A degree shows your school education level, but it isn’t a certificate of your actual intelligence. David Foster Wallace made his commencement speech at Kenyon College in 2005 pointing out that we all have a default setting that holds us back from greatness. Simply having a degree does not mean that you know how to think; which is half of your intellectual ability. Everyone is pre-programmed from birth to believe that the world revolves around them; that they’re the center of the universe. Having this self centered world view is normal; this is the way that everyone is preset to think at birth....   [tags: intelligence, wallace]

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A Degree in Healthcare

- There are three different degrees in nursing that all lead to the same result. The degrees of either a diploma program, an associate degree in nursing (ADN), and a baccalaureate degree in nursing (BSN) will all lead one to a license to practice as a registered nurse. Which degree to chose. That is the debate that has been going on for some time in nursing. One could look at the distinctions of two other groups in the health field. The first group of health workers to look at is the emergency medical technician and paramedic....   [tags: paramedic, nurses, physicians]

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The College Degree

- The College Degree “A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.” (Theodore Roosevelt). Education is a common theme seen throughout literature and history. It is considered respectable to have a college education in this day and age. Zora Neale Hurston explores the theme of education through college education in Mules and Men while Langston Hughes examines the theme of education in his poems through experience, specifically the Negro Speaks of Rivers....   [tags: Higher Education ]

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Associate Degree Nursing as Compared to Baccalaureate Degree Nursing

- Since the inception of the Associate Degree in Nursing there has been research and discussion as to whether this degree should continue. This is due to the adversity in the level of competency between the two. Current popular thought is that the entry-level into nursing should be the Bachelor of Science in nursing bringing the increase in the complexity of the medical arena and its every changing makeup to the professional level of the Baccalaureate Degree. It has been shown that a nurse’s level of education can become a major factor to the safety and quality of care of their patients because of this there has been an increase in studies over the years that directly examine patient outcomes...   [tags: Nursing Profession, Nursing Career]

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Online Degree Programs versus Residential Degree Programs

- ... Working in person on a group project is hard. It is not as easy to hide feelings or ignore the feelings of others when they are right there in front of you, so lessons must be learned on how to effectively work together. Group projects at a residential college also force students to manage their time. They must make the time to get together with their group at a time that is convenient for all. Overall, when students are able to accomplish all the obstacles that present themselves in residency group projects, they feel a greater sense of accomplishment about it and may also take a few friendships out of the experience....   [tags: benefits, flexibility, diversity]

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The Benefits of A Business Degree

- I never had a set dream when I was a child; I just knew I wanted to be the head honcho of a business. Now I have a family and a great career in retail that I want to further pursue and that is when I decided to start my business degree. I not only know that a business degree holds a broad selection but it also has benefits that are very helpful in starting your career. There are many benefits to having a business degree but the main benefits are starting your own business, furthering your own career in the business world, and helping to proceed with an education....   [tags: Higher Education]

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Is a College Degree Worth the Costs?

- Many people believe that a college education is a worthy investment. The ability to become a college graduate will result in making more money. There are more jobs in today’s society that require college degrees. College graduates develop more and better employment opportunities within earning a degree. Self-discipline is a major element in becoming a successful graduate. Also, college graduates are healthier and live longer. Adults-young and old, male and female-who have a bachelor’s degree or higher have twice the annual median income than someone with only a high school degree ("Do college graduates," 2014)....   [tags: Pro-Con Essay]

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Views on the Value of a College Degree

- After what has seemed to be some of the longest weeks of my life this first year experience class if finally over. I made it through and came to almost every class; I turned in all the nessassary papers and homework that was assigned. I'm done and it is over. Now thinking back on the class it wasn't all that bad. Some of the online stuff was corny and review of things I already knew, but it was a great way to refresh my mind to these concepts. This class has helped me focus on finding different ways to focus on what my teachers are teaching and really learning the material....   [tags: personal reflections]

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Is a College Degree Really Worth It?

- In present day, it is expected that after high school students continue their education to college. Therefore, it is no surprise to say that most students follow the pedigree, making a bachelor’s degree dilute to the value of a high school diploma. Yes, it is great that you obtained a bachelor’s degree, but it doesn’t differentiate you from the other hundred people who apply for the job position. Now, advanced degrees like masters and doctorates are what count. Not only does it [bachelor’s degree] not give you a better chance at an entry-level job, but also, the majority of college graduates are swimming in a pool of debt....   [tags: Financial Aid, Self Discovery]

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The Value of a College Degree

- For many families, the idea that higher education for themselves or their children will automatically improve their social or economic status is a common one. In many situations this can be the case, however it is not universal. Additionally, many factors come into play when analyzing how intergenerational mobility does or does not occur. Some of these factors include existing social class, field of study, undergraduate vs. advanced degrees, race or gender, selection of institution, and parental resources....   [tags: Intergenerational Mobility, Economy]

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A University Degree is a Good Investment

- As a recent high school graduate, I spent the last year of high school deciding what I want to do with my life. It was time to seriously answer the question “what do you want to be when you grow up?” As a child this question seems so broad and open. There are a million things to choose from. One day I could’ve been a teacher, and the next day a veterinarian. But one thing you don’t hear most kids say they dream about being is a college graduate. However, when the time comes to plan your life, suddenly the options diminish and you’re really left with only two; college, or a job....   [tags: Higher Education, Student Loans]

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Which Degree is Better for Success

- Associate Degree vs Bachelorette Degree In the beginning nursing was regarded as women’s work and no formal training was required. In the 1800’s, Florence Nightingale began the first educational program for nurses. With time came new diseases, illness, and an ever growing need for better nursing. These changes provoked changes in nursing education and the way they were to be educated. We are at a cross roads again. Medicine is ever changing and we are again faced with the need for better education to care for the population....   [tags: nursing, associates, bachelors]

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The Road to get a Degree in Pediactrics

- Being a Pediatrician takes a lot of work. There are many components that go into getting your degree. It takes time, effort, and patience to actually get your Doctorate’s degree in pediatrics. If someone would be determined enough, one can achieve said goal. Among other things, let’s talk about some basic information on pediatrics, a little insight from a doctor, how a secondhand smoking harms a child, and how secondhand smoking can cause cancer. Of course, to become a pediatrician, you must first get through high school....   [tags: doctors, pediatrician, medical school]

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Statement of Purpose for a Masters' Degree

- ... These subjects have developed immense interest and have increased my hunger to gain more knowledge. Zeal to learn more has made me apply for master’s degree program. Learning of computer science would be incomplete without programming. During my undergrad I have learnt the programming languages C, C++, and JAVA and performed well during theory and lab examinations and scored S grades. I have also participated in Swarm Robotics workshop conducted by IIT-Bombay where we simulate the robot using code on basic c....   [tags: computer science, universary, graduate]

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The Benefits of a Liberal Arts Degree

- ... A liberal arts degree is the most important factor in forming individuals into interesting and interested people who can determine their own paths through the future. Most employers have agreed that having both stem and liberal educational background is most important for recent college graduates to achieve long-term success. In fact, employers are asking more colleges to emphasize key areas: critical thinking written and oral communication skills and complex problem solving. Liberal arts courses often times free the student to think beyond the confines of background or technical constraints....   [tags: problems, change, disciplnes, collaboarate]

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Statement of Purpose for an Engeneering Degree

- For the past few decades man is advancing into the unknown realms of technology and science. This advancement is to make life easy and to increase human comfort at home and at work. I would like to be an integral part of crew that drives the world to such betterment. For this, research would be of prime importance with hands on experience in real time applications accompanied by in-depth knowledge of the subject. Since a good research career can only be built on the firm foundation of good education, I intend to put to use my innate and acquired knowledge to do my Masters in Electrical & Computer Engineering....   [tags: engineering, technology, education]

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The Benefits of an Online Degree

- According to San Diego University's College of Business Administration, college students drop out for a multitude of reasons. Among these are homesickness, personal family issues, and demands from part-time or full-time employment. Unfortunately the job market these days can be a harsh reality for those lacking some sort of degree. If some of these issues can be eliminated, so many more people will be able to find prosperity despite their situation. One way to prevent these all too common problems from becoming potholes or even stop signs on one's road to success is to enroll in online classes....   [tags: time, cost, convenience]

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My Pursuit of a Degree in Economics

- There are times when you have to choose between paying for private classes in English and having milk at your house. If my parents chose milk, it wouldn’t be me today. Since I was a kid they did their best to ensure I was getting a good education sometimes sacrificing their own needs and I can’t help but feel extremely grateful for such parents. From the early age I knew about the importance of education through my granddad who has been a great inspiration for me. Having been born in Siberia at the times our ethnicity was exiled under Stalin regime, as a small boy, he sewed himself clothes and walked for several kilometers in winter to go to school and was one of few students who managed to...   [tags: career choices, personal story]

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Statement of Purpose for Humanities Degree

- ... Studying languages was also very rewarding as languages helped me to not only communicate with people of different nationalities but also understand better their culture and their ways of living. Apart of English I have a working knowledge of French and Italian languages. I am also very keen on visual arts because they represent another way to comprehend human nature. At the moment I am considering major in History, Visual Arts, or Film Studies as possible options for my university degree and I hope very much that the International Foundation Programme will not only prepare myself for entry into the university but also help me to define the course which would inspire me the most....   [tags: history, russian, visual arts]

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Pursuing a Degree in Criminal Justice

- Today our world is filled with crime. The people committing these crimes must have a consequence for their illegal actions. The system in place to keeping everything fair and safe is called the criminal justice system. This was put in place to ensure there is fairness and justice served to people who break the laws set up by the government. Criminal justice is one of the most important majors one can study due to the necessity to keep the streets safe and clean. From street cops, to state troopers all the way to criminal psychologists the criminal justice system is a very important part of modern society as it keeps us safe from murders, rapists and various other criminals....   [tags: Criminal Justice]

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The Degree of the President's Power

- The President was elected to run the country and therefore, has the most power of any individual. However, he cannot make a majority of the decisions alone and must make sure he keeps the approval of others in order to keep his job. The Constitution struck a fairly proper balance between empowering and limiting power of the President of the United States, but limited the power more so than empowering. Although the Constitution claimed the President as the leader of the Unites States, he is not able to single-handedly make decisions that affect our country....   [tags: Constitution, Congress, Government]

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Assault in the First Degree

- Assault in the first degree Assault is a physical attack on someone without the person’s consent. In most cases, assault is a result of a fight or other dispute that rise to some level of violence. In a mutual fight, the first person to report to the police is usually not charged, and in most cases, the person who did not start the fight is usually charged in Maryland. Assault is a serious case in Maryland and it has a serious penalties, with that, one needs a experienced lawyer who can challenge the evidence and argue that the case does not warrant the penalties so that the charge amount can be reduce or the case might be dismissed....   [tags: physical attack, criminal justice system]

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Studying a Degree in Law

- To include myself in an aspect that crucially shapes society is a thrilling opportunity that I have a lot of fascination for. Studying a degree in Law will help give me greater insight to this field of interest. Recognising how much the laws of society are constantly changing sparks particular interests in me because the English legal system is constantly evolving: This gives me a sense of strong inspiration to contribute to this modern society in the Law field. At a very young age, my outgoing personality and confident nature has made the subject of Law a suitable and huge interest....   [tags: career choices, statement of purpose]

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Doctoral Degree in International Health

- I am pursuing a doctoral degree in international health because I believe it is the next important step in my career in public health research. I have a passion for research, I enjoy the disease detective work, and I think there are still many important public health problems that are yet unsolved. I have been working at the Centers for Disease Control for 7 years, and my experiences have provided hands-on application of public health research conducted in often challenging, resource-limited settings....   [tags: Personal Statement]

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Pursing a Degree in Pharmacy

- If a classmate ever tried to argue that majoring in Pharmacy is extremely difficult, I would be their nemesis. As a college student, I witness many students pursuing certain professions because they know their college years will be a breeze. I have never been one of those students. Over the past couple of years, I have matured and learned many things because of my involvement in school. Being a pre-pharmacy student has taught me how to strive for excellence in my classes and other day- to-day activities....   [tags: Autobiography, Personal Experience]

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A Degree in Engineering Application

- ... I learnt that engineers work in a team and need to make tough decisions as they are dealing with problems in their job which makes me fully understand why they work for long hours. He always try to explain to me when I am curious about certain machines or even some of the physics concept like how electron moves carrying current in the opposite direction creates voltage which generates power for lighting and heating. It was through him that I knew that a car needs an absorber system that is a combination of spring and liquid in cylinder installed between wheel and car body which best explain why cars don’t vibrate as the engine works....   [tags: team, decisions, mechanics, learn]

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First Degree Murder Conviction

- To be found guilty of first degree murder, it must be proven that killed someone with malice aforethought, meaning it was planned, premeditated. First degree murder is to kill malevolence, to kill either intentionally and deliberately or recklessly with the utmost disregard for human life. Premeditation may be fashioned immediately and does not require a lengthy period of contemplation. The death penalty is recognized in Thirty-eight states. Capital first-degree murder or aggravated first-degree murder is categorized in killings viewed as deserving of capital punishment....   [tags: Criminal Justice]

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My Degree in Economics

- My uncle has worked in HIV AIDS Department for an extensive period of 15 years and spoke highly of how his support has transmuted the lives of certain individuals and how his contributions yielded prolific results in preventation of AIDS as a widespread disease. He had sacrificed his career as a successful accountant to service the underprivileged and has touched many lives; street beggars, drug addicts and not to mention my own As a student in my school, I have been engaged in various forms of volunteer work and especially assisting weak students who were unable to cope up with their studies....   [tags: scholarship essay]

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A Degree in Education

- A Degree in Education I have been extremely fortunate to grow up in the type of environment that most people would call an "all-American town." All my life I have known I was very blessed to live here. The community where I live is not too large or too small. It is just the right size to provide the closeness and bonding that I have known and grow to love. This town is extremely family and church oriented and has a great school system. All of these things have had a very positive impact on my life....   [tags: College Admissions Essays]

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Degree Time

- It was a typical early Florida morning; the sun was just starting to break the eastern horizon as I hit the half-way mark on my usual, two-hour, Monday commute to Orlando. Then it hit me. What if my current, lucrative job position as a Business Analyst for the high-end real estate company, Ginn, suddenly dissolves. With no formal training, education or technical certifications my only option is to find a position serving food to other individuals possessing the formal training, degrees and certifications I lack....   [tags: Personal Experience]

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What is the Difference in an Online College Degree as Opposed to a Brick-and-Mortar College Degree?

- The past two decades have seen an almost exponential rise in the availability and popularity of online college classes and degree programs. Their pervasiveness begs the question as to the difference in a credit or degree earned in an online setting versus that of the traditional classroom. These two educational delivery systems will be compared from the perspectives of flexibility, the student experience, the impact of technology, and the issue of acceptability of online classes and degree programs....   [tags: flexibility, access to classmates, independent]

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A Bachelors Degree Should Be Standard for Nurses

- One of the biggest obstacles of nursing is transitioning from the publics view of them being a vocation rather than a profession. The leading factor in this perception is the inability to define what a nurse is and what their job entails. The nursing community could put an end to not being perceived as a profession by putting into practice a set of standards. The biggest standard is implementing a baccalaureate degree as the entry level of practice. With the ability to define the starting position, you move away from a scattered perception of who a nurse is and begin to pinpoint exact qualities a nurse has to do their job....   [tags: education, profession, requirements]

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Leadership and the Doctorate of Nursing Practice Degree

- Module 1: Leadership and the Doctorate of Nursing practice Degree QUESTION no.4: Doctoral education research or practice Crossing the Quality Chasem: A New Health System for the 21st Century(IOM, 2001) emphasizes that the safety and quality of care problems exist largely due to system that lacked of adequate prepared staff and system that is not supportive, when they are in practice. In 2002 , The American Association of Colleges of Nursing developed a Practice Doctoral Task Force published a DNP position statement calling for transformational change in the education required for professional nurses who will practice at the most advanced level....   [tags: Safety, Care Complications]

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Accomplishing and Studying a Production Degree in the Media

- After studying a GCSE and while studying this Diploma, a degree course within Media was an obvious choice to study at university. Initially studying GSCE Media as a fluke, my passion for the subject as grew throughout MidKent College and will continue you grow with yourselves and in due course into employment. Accomplishing and studying a production degree in the media sector will greatly increase the chances of gaining relevant entry career employment in something that I thoroughly enjoy. By moving on to the next educational step in my life, my knowledge and understanding of the arts will dramatically increase as there's only so much you're able to learn from a level three Diploma course....   [tags: GSCE Media, career choices and opportunities]

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A Bachelor's Degree as a Requirement of Medical Practice

- ... In addition, ADN nurses do not experience the same situations and in field training as other higher educated nurses receive. As McEwen, Pullis, White and Krawtz point out, ADN and diploma educations have gaps in their education that include courses or clinical experiences that focus in leadership, management, or areas like research or health assessment. (McEwen, Pullis, White & Krawtz, 2013) This highlights a very large hole in the development of the ADN curriculum. How can a nurse provide good care if they do not know what is wrong with the patient....   [tags: education, health, nursing]

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Statement of Purpose for a Computer Science Degree

- Computer Science was a logical culmination of my fascination for computers. Having done four year course in computer science and engineering, I would like to fortify my skills with the help of a master’s degree, which will equip me with the up-to-date tools and knowledge that are the need of the hour. My long term aim of securing a challenging position where I can effectively contribute my skills as software professionals, possessing competent technical skills can be achieved with the help of a master’s degree, that has hands on experience in real time applications accompanied by in-depth knowledge of the subject....   [tags: computer science, education]

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Online Master of Computer Science Degree

- The online Master of Computer Science is offered by many online universities and colleges those indulged in computer education.. This online Professional Degree is course work only and is designed to qualified students across the world. In this Masters degree program, you will study topics such as object-oriented hardware circuit designing, software design, software testing, network analysis, network security, logical algorithms, and machine designs. Course work develops analytical thinking, investigatory skill and in-depth knowledge of IT functionalities....   [tags: Higher Education]

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Applying for a Master's Degree in Organizational Leadership

- My purpose in applying for a Master's Degree in Organizational Leadership is to advance my academic career through the qualities and the values of Jesuit teachings and to expand my ability to become an effective leader. As part of my personal goal, I would like to be a bridge for different organizations and to build a strong community that consists of people working together for a cause that will affect community in a positive way such as volunteering, social well being, political, and spreading compassion for others....   [tags: candidates, Masters, Organizational Leadership, ]

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Pursuing a M. Sc. Degree in Geography

- I am writing to express my interest in pursuing a M.Sc. degree in geography at the University of Toronto/ Ryerson University. I am interested in the current research groups active within the department, and am excited to potentially contribute to such interesting and quality research. UofT/RU has the academic support and resources that will guide me towards my own research goals of integrating Geographic Information Systems with biogeography and natural systems. When I began my undergraduate studies at the University of Guelph, I knew that the only way to discover what I was passionate about was to expose myself to as many disciplines as possible....   [tags: Statement of purpose, career choices]

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Careers to Pursue with a Hospitality Management Degree

- Hospitality Management is the study of the hospitality industry. “A degree in the subject may be obtained either by a university college dedicated to the studies of hospitality management or business school with a relevant department “(Google). In most cases when asked about hospitality management people generally think about hotels, but In fact the hospitality industry is huge. There are nearly 1 million food service operations in the United States, and nearly three hundred thousand hotels. With so many job opportunities such as casino/gaming supervisor, travel agent, event planning, and even executive chef the demand for graduates is easy to see....   [tags: hospitality industry, business, hotels]

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Seeking Admission to a Doctoral Degree Program

- I wish to enroll a doctoral degree program majoring architecture with a specialization in environmental design. I believe this program will enrich my knowledge and skill to successfully understand and practice designing and teaching the built-environment in the urban, metropolitan, and rural setting in Indonesia. Therefore, I would like to comprehend the theory and history of a city with its culture and people, and to identify each overlapping layers of social and physical environment for the better future of built-environment in Indonesia....   [tags: social diversity, environmental design]

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I Want a Business Degree at Stern

- When I think of NYU, I think of the unlimited amount of opportunities it has to offer, and the deep realms of possibilities that can be achieved. At Stern I will not simply be there to learn business but also business ethics which will enable us to increase corporate responsibility and be part of a positive change in the world. I can envision myself a part of the Stern Business Ethics Society, a place where finally, I would be able to speak my heart out. Attending the Manhattan campus would allow me to pursue my ambitions, and grant me a sense of independence....   [tags: career choices]

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Personal Statement for a Business Degree (MBA)

- ... Technology has developed massively over time and ICT is strongly significance on the industry today. I’m currently completing my studies in Little Ilford School; I have been predicted A’s and B's for my GSCEs the following GCSEs that I chose were: Religious Education, History and French. For my Religious Education GCSE I obtained an 'A' and now aim to achieve not just ‘A’s but, A*s for my GCSEs. As being an indomitable and motivated person I have high expectation for myself therefore, I set myself goals which are achievable and create a pathway for me to successful achieve my aims....   [tags: motivation, creativity, school, work]

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My Pursuit of a Chemical Engineering Degree

- As a school going kid, I used to wonder what may be the driving force of movement in daily life, so I approached my dad. He simply replied food and the energy derived from it. But as a kid I quiet didn’t understand what actually happens in the process. As years progressed, I developed a keen interest towards science by the magic it is capable of and the logic behind it. I eventually learnt that the body derived its energy in the form of food from the earthly element, carbon. Although 50% of the body was made of water, it is edible form of carbon that fuels us....   [tags: statement of purpose, career choices]

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Soft Drink Industry: Degree of Rivalry

- The Five Competitive Forces Degree of Rivalry As it was mentioned already above the key players in the Irish soft drink market are Coca-Cola, Britvic Plc., PepsiCo, and Groupe DANONE. The game is concentrated on these four key players which hold a total market volume of 57.5%. This indicates that market shares among players in the industry are not equally distributed. The market is quite fragmented and that the market giants are operating along with other smaller companies which account for total market volume of 42.5%....   [tags: coca-cola, pepsiCo, danone]

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IMy Degree in Management Information Systems

- “Constant efforts, dedication, devotion and determination are the key to success” This principle I have followed in my career. Setting goals and striving hard to accomplish them has always been my strength in professional as well as personal life. I have always been amazed by computers, code –programs and was keen to understand the underlying meaning, gimmick, structure and pattern of how programs actually work. Learning about simple Foxpro programs, excel sheet formulae, C programs at an early age heightened my interest in computer programs....   [tags: statement of purpose, career choices]

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Personal Statement on Obtaining Master Degree

- The difficult road I’ve travelled over the past few years has taught me the invaluable virtue of patience and unyielding diligence. It has brought clarity and direction to my life as far as personal growth and my vocational aspiration. I am endlessly inspired by one of my favorite quotes, “Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired, and success achieved” — Helen Keller (1880-1968). I struggled during my undergraduate years through the tragic loss of many loved ones in my life due to fatal car accidents and suicide....   [tags: family, undergraduate, education, research]

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Special Student or Non-Degree Study

- Many of the universities here in the U.S will allow you to enroll in degree-level courses without the need of enrolling in a full-time study program if you are currently studying towards gaining an undergraduate or graduate degree or if you have just completed your secondary education. This will allow you to take classes in a particular department at several departments in a university or at numerous universities in a local area. Persons called “special students” are non-degree students who are taking degree-level courses....   [tags: Higher Education]

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Degrees in Murder Chargers and Notorious Murderers

- Why do people kill. Is it perhaps something that excites them; something that gives them a rush that nothing else can fulfill. When someone kills another person it is of course against the law; and to this day there have been many different cases in how people kill others, and how the law classifies them. For example, first degree, second degree, and third degree. Then there are of course the people that commit them and what drives them. I will in my paper discuss the different degrees of murder charges and then also classify some famous murderers in history, their charges, and penalty’s....   [tags: First, Second and thrid degree murders]

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Necessity of a Computer Science Degree

- Necessity of a Computer Science Degree Today with the job market as versatile as it is in the computer field, a degree is a very valuable asset even though a job can be obtained without it. There are many students who feel that work experience is much more beneficial than the actual degree. Look at Bill Gates whom left Harvard to co-found Microsoft (Morneau). Wayne Dysken who is the associate head of the department of computer science of Purdue University says, “A computer science degree will make you highly marketable no matter what your field of interest may be.” He says that there are many computer jobs out there available and a degree will give the graduate the option to pick the one t...   [tags: Papers]

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Getting a Job with a Physics Degree

- So you finally did it. You graduated college. By this time not even your grandparents thought you would ever finish college. But somehow you managed to get a bachelors degree in physics and it only took you nine years. Pretty impressive. So what do you do now you ask. Well you could party. Partying is always a good idea, and after nine years of college you have partying down to a science. But your funds are lackinig and after 18 semesters of student loans, you have accumulated a substantial amount of debt.You need a job....   [tags: physics employment jobs employee]

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Pursuing a Doctoral Degree in Finance

- Pursuing a Doctoral Degree in Finance I have an excellent job with tremendous advancement opportunities. At my well-paid job at a prestigious investment bank on Wall Street, my computer science and analytical skills are recognized and lauded. Moreover, I enjoy intellectual interactions with my Ph.D. colleagues, have many friends, and am appreciated by my managers. Still, I feel a void in my life. While my friends and colleagues do not understand my decision to leave my rewarding career, I know that I have no choice if I am to pursue my long-term goal and my childhood dream: to teach and publish research....   [tags: Graduate Admissions Essays]

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Foundation Degree in Accounting & Finance

- Foundation Degree in Accounting & Finance How training contributes to the achievement of business objectives In order for the organisation to benefit from successful training, there must be a planned and systematic approach to effect management of training. R Harrison (1989:48) defined systematic approach as “…in order to determine as precisely as possible what are the minimum resources the organisation should invest for the development of its workforce, an accurate assessment should be made of known and agreed training needs at all levels....   [tags: Business Management Studies Essays]

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Is a Global Business Degree Necessary in Today's Business Environment?

- The business environment has become very competitive and difficult to thrive in. Once you are out then it is difficult to comeback in. If you are the reason your business has succumbed under pressure and you have no degree then it will be challenging for you to get up and fight again. So that’s why having a business degree has become necessary even though there is no law governing you. The business environment is growing and changing always. Having a business degree helps you to adapt to the changing business conditions and makes it possible for you to survive in this competitive business world....   [tags: competitive, credibility, risks, environment]

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Four Year’s Bachelor Degree Not Really Necessary

- Recently, Obama came up with an agenda which says “We expect all our children not only to graduate from high school but to graduate from college and get a good-paying job” (Rustigan, A23). Now, expecting all students to get a four year bachelor’s degree is not plausible suggestion. Without a question, it is certainly not necessary for every student to get a four year degree because there are alternatives which will facilitate a student to get a high paying job. Intelligent students may or may not need a bachelor’s degree to achieve success....   [tags: job market]

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Steps to Beginning a Master's Degree Program in Education

- Deciding on a program for a Master's Degree in Education can be a challenging decision. There are a lot of factors to consider as you make this life-changing decision. However, it can be a relatively easy process to unlocking your future if you take your time and follow a logical step-by-step process to reaching your decision. Step 1 - Decide Which Area of Education Appeals to You Before you decide on a program for your Master's Degree in Education, you need to think about the area of Education that appeals to you....   [tags: Education]

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University of Canberra Degree and Three Possible Careers

- The main purpose of this report is to look at and analyse a degree at the University of Canberra that you are interested in studying, also looking at three possible careers that can be done in completing the degree. As I am interested in a career in marketing I need to complete a degree in Commerce. I looked at certain career paths that were relevant to my interests, such as a Marketing Manager, a Product/Brand Manager and a Advertising Manager. I looked at the positives and negatives of these three careers and the personal qualities and skills need to excel in the marketing field....   [tags: Personal Goals]

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Is my Bachelor’s Degree Any Good?

- Is my Bachelor’s Degree Any Good. Now what do I do with this degree that I have stressed, cried and pulled all of my hair out over. I wanted to give up so many times but I pushed through and got my bachelor’s degree. Now, it seems as if I may have gone through all of the mayhem for nothing. Once looked upon as the crowning jewel of an educated and anxious employable adult, the bachelor's degree seems to be losing its power. My question is what happened. Is the economy that bad to where we have succumbed to this....   [tags: personal experience]

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The Necessity of an Online Degree Program for Colorado Generic University

- Purpose Statement This proposal considers the necessity of an online degree program for Colorado Generic University. The proposal will address the components and costs associated with creating an online degree program along with the benefits gained. It will also look at the most comprehensive model to follow in this recommended action plan. Needs Analysis Student demographics and needs have changed dramatically. An increasing number of students attending universities today are working adults who desire a flexible and timely degree program....   [tags: Higher Education, college]

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Educational Plan for a Health Care Administration Degree

- This paper will examine different forms of cognitive strategies and the courses required to obtain a degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Health Care Administration. The paper has three levels and each level deals with a different subject. The first level talks about cognitive strategies. The second level deals with the course work involved to obtain a degree in the field. The third level deals with the human side of the equation. Health Care Administration Degree Plan This introduction to our paper is to give the reader a snap shot of the work that goes into obtaining a degree in Health Care Administration....   [tags: college education]

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Comparative Study of Traditional and Online Degree Programs

- ... Project Methods Information gathered to compare the options would come from several different types of sources: • Websites • Interviews • Discussion Boards • Email Exchanges with Schools Websites School websites and websites that compare schools will be used to evaluate the options. Most of the information for cost, graduation rates, application requirements, post-graduation employment rates ( i.e. ease of finding a job post-graduation ), internship opportunities and quality of jobs found post-graduation will be gathered from these websites....   [tags: communication technology for distance education]

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Baccalaureate Degree as Minimum Standard for Nursing Practice

- Nursing has a long history of being integral to healthcare. However, without flexibility and continual development, it is at risk to stagnate and lag behind other professions. One change could have significant impact in averting, or some would say 'reversing', that negative trend: to raise and establish the minimum entry requirement for nursing practice. Over the years medicine has changed, society has changed, and culture has changed. These changes necessitate a malleable profession that adapts to better respond to increased demands, especially in regards to education....   [tags: Nursing Essays]

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Communication Security: The Degree of Security of a Scrambling Algorithm

- A Communication scheme is said to be secure if it is capable to protect the data from any kind of eavesdropping. Scrambling is a technique which is used to obscure the content of transmission and is mainly employed in data hiding, water marking and encryption applications for providing information security against illegal surveillance and wire tapping. In the time domain scrambling process, a segment of time domain samples are taken and scrambles them into a different segment of samples. This scrambled data is transmitted and at the receiving end it is descrambled into its original form....   [tags: ]

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Political Science: A Degree that Will Change Your Life and the World

- Political science; a degree that will change your life, and the world. "The method of political science is the interpretation of life; its instrument is insight, a nice understanding of subtle, unformulated conditions." -Woodrow Wilson I. As Woodrow Wilson said, political science is an instrument of insight. Political scientists help us to understand decisions and conditions set upon society by our government....   [tags: career choices]

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What Exactly Are You Going to Do With and English Degree?

- What exactly are you going to do with an English degree. I discussed what it meant to be an English major with a coworker of mine yesterday, and it got me thinking. And when I get thinking on a topic, it usually ends up with me slaving over a manuscript on my computer for an incredible amount of time, the result being this very speech. So, what are you going to do with an English degree once you graduate. It’s probably a safe assumption that your friends do not ask you this question, or your aunt and uncle, and I am guessing this question does not come up during conversations with your parents....   [tags: knowledge, empathy, education]

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Why I Want to Acheive a Graduate Level Degree

- Many reasons convinced me to pursue a graduate level degree in social work. First the standard of education has greatly increased in the field of social work, especially regarding social work in the healthcare field. The majority of jobs in healthcare require a graduate degree, especially in my town of Kamloops, British Columbia. I hope to do case management in healthcare and most of my colleagues stated I most likely wouldn’t be a candidate for this position if I do not have a graduate level education....   [tags: education, services, healthcare ]

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The College Degree: Just Another Pyramid Scheme

- College is an institution of higher learning, providing general or liberal arts education rather than technical or professional training; and for years, has been determined to be the best investment. Popular opinion denotes attending college to be paramount to social and economic accomplishments, and lacking a college degree decreases employment, self-pride, and success. However, nothing in America’s history has risen and continues to rise as the cost of college tuition, which is now up more than five hundred (500) percent since 1985 (Rampell)....   [tags: education, college institutions]

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Why I Want to Pursue this Master's Degree

- I am Fasiha Abdul Rehman, holding a professional degree of Doctor of Pharmacy at 23 years of age; with a deeper interest in contributing to the understanding of diabetes and cardiovascular diseases and unveiling new information for medical advancement and betterment of mankind and I envisage Masters as crucial step in this direction. I successfully completed Pharm D degree from one of the topmost universities of Pakistan, University of Karachi, with a CGPR of 3.766, securing 1st position among the graduating class of 2012....   [tags: statement of purpose]

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Cencentration of Lipopolysaccharides Affect the Degree of the Cells´ in Vitro Change

- Research Question: How does the concentration of lipopolysaccharides from Escherichia coli O111:B4 treated to RAW 264.7 cells affect the degree of the cells’ in vitro morphological change. Thanks to Anton van Leeuwenhoek’s microscopic observations of cells, Louis Pasteur’s swan neck duct experiments, and many other microbiologists’ dedication, we are now aware that we live in a world teeming with microorganisms. Interestingly enough, we are worlds for the microorganisms ourselves; it is estimated that an average human body hosts approximately 100 trillion microbes, the number of which dwarfs that of human cells present tenfold....   [tags: immune, system, tumor, exam, drugs]

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Issues Within The Law: A Law Degree and Nowhere to Go

- Law is one of the oldest professions that humans have practiced. The law was established by the Lord we as humans have taken the role of enforcing God’s law through our judicial system and policies. Since this has been taken over by humans, earthly influences in a sense has made the profession somewhat either corrupt of deceitful. Along with those issues come the issue of the profession turning more into how quick it can change and make law easier to practice than the actual law itself. Overall, the law profession is rapidly changing on the daily basis insinuating that a lawyer’s lifestyle both financially and emotionally are One of the main problems that face being a lawyer would be how c...   [tags: God, judicial system, policies]

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Statement of Purpose for a Masters' Degree in Management Information

- Computers have fascinated me ever since I was a child. Like any kid, I initially interpreted it as a mere gaming device. However, as I grew older, I started developing a curiosity making me want to learn how it works. It was at this time that I was introduced to the concept of programming in my middle school. When I was taught that computers could be used to perform almost anything, I was not convinced; I wanted to see for it myself. This drove me to choose computer science as my main stream of study in high school....   [tags: computers, database, programming]

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Doctor of Psychology Degree at Adler School of Professional Psychology

- As an adolescent I was always curious about the complexity of the human mind, constantly questioning and analyzing the behavior of others. My high school AP psychology course intrigued my desire to pursue psychology in college and the courses offered at Northeastern Illinois University furthermore solidified my interest to continue in this field. I took a particular interest in theories of personality and upon completing cognitive psychology, I wish to pursue my education in neuropsychology. After closely reviewing various degree programs I chose Adler School of Professional Psychology solely because of the reputation and strong curriculum....   [tags: Education Goals]

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