TIPS ON DECIDING TO GO BACK TO SCHOOL <ul><li>From the  UniverstiyDecisions.com  Decisions Center  </li></ul>
Are you ready to go back to school? <ul><li>Consider the follow factors…  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Are you ready? </li></ul><...
Why do you want to go back to school? <ul><li>Is it to…  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Change careers?  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li...
What type of degree do you want? <ul><li>Is there something you’re specifically interested in? </li></ul><ul><li>Are you l...
Analyze your options… <ul><li>Will going back to school be worth the time and effort?  </li></ul><ul><li>Be realistic… </l...
Get excited about your decision! <ul><li>New opportunities will unfold with your new education </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Begin...
How do I get started? <ul><li>Visit  UniversityDecisions.com  to research and consider… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Schools, col...
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UnversityDecisions.com Tips on Deciding to Go Back to School

  1. 1. TIPS ON DECIDING TO GO BACK TO SCHOOL <ul><li>From the UniverstiyDecisions.com Decisions Center </li></ul>
  2. 2. Are you ready to go back to school? <ul><li>Consider the follow factors… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Are you ready? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Is your family ready? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>What should you study? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Will earning a degree help you achieve your goals? </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Why do you want to go back to school? <ul><li>Is it to… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Change careers? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Earn more money? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Finally get your degree? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Write down your main objective for getting your degree. </li></ul>
  4. 4. What type of degree do you want? <ul><li>Is there something you’re specifically interested in? </li></ul><ul><li>Are you looking for a degree to enhance your current career? </li></ul><ul><li>Do you have aspirations that you want to seek out through classes? </li></ul><ul><li>What is something that you would enjoy doing on a daily basis? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>If you’re not sure, start with a few exploratory classes and look into what you want to do. </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Analyze your options… <ul><li>Will going back to school be worth the time and effort? </li></ul><ul><li>Be realistic… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>W ill you still be able to balance your schedule? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Write down the adjustments you will have to make in order to go back to school. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Evaluate short-term and long-term goals. </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Get excited about your decision! <ul><li>New opportunities will unfold with your new education </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Begin to think about things you have wanted to accomplish but haven’t been able to. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Make sure you are prepared </li></ul><ul><ul><li>If there are other goals that are more important than getting your degree, wait on going back to school. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>If the time feels right, review the previous pointers to see if you’re ready to pursue a degree </li></ul>
  7. 7. How do I get started? <ul><li>Visit UniversityDecisions.com to research and consider… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Schools, colleges, universities and career training programs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Degree programs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Online and campus-based learning </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Start deciding with UniversityDecisions.com </li></ul>
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