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Choosing a career path is an important step for any student. Selecting the right one and finding the educational resources to get you there can be difficult. ASA College want to help. Our new blog will assist prospective students and their families with information on degree choices, financial assistance and career development.

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Smarter Study Habits: How to Create a Strategy That Works

How are your study habits? Developing the right studying strategy can be the key to academic success, and the students who achieve the most are the ones who start creating a plan long before classes begin. By taking control of your study habits, you can reach your goals and gain the skills you need to succeed not just in school, but also in your career.         Get organized. The first step in creating a good study strategy…

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Exploring Careers From Our Degree Options

Are you happy with your current career path? Whether you’re just starting out or thinking about a change, there’s never a wrong time to further your education. The right career can be rewarding both financially and personally, and it all begins with the right degree. At ASA College, we’re committed to helping people earn degrees that will propel them along their chosen career paths, well-prepared for any challenges in their way. Are you ready to explore what we can do…

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Open the Door to Your Future & Apply to ASA College

Do you have a plan for your life? Are you happy with the trajectory of your current career? Whether you’re just beginning your first foray into the job market, or you are interested in improving your career advancement potential, an education can give you the edge you need to be competitive. Are you ready to open the door to your future? The programs at ASA College are designed for a diverse student body and created to prepare students for academic…

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ASA College Graduation 2019

ASA College is pleased to announce that our 2019 Graduation Ceremony will be held at MADISON SQUARE GARDEN ON FRIDAY, JULY 19 at 4:00 pm. Dear ASA Graduate: Congratulations! On behalf of ASA College President Mr. José Valencia, Provost Dr. Shanthi Konkoth, and the ASA family, we extend a formal invitation for you to be part of our 2019 Graduation Ceremony. The event will be held on Friday, July 19, 2019 at 4:00 pm in The Hulu Theater at Madison Square…

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Five Reasons You’ll Be Better Off with a College Degree

In recent years, college has developed a bad reputation. You’ve heard the horror stories about people drowning in student loans and working minimum-wage jobs after getting their college degrees. If you’re a young person who is considering college, some of these stories might have turned you off. While it’s true that not every degree guarantees a great job, it’s also important to remember that many still do. The value of a degree in today’s world is still very high. This…

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College Financial Aid: Getting Started and Comparing the Options

If you choose to attend college, you'll have many important issues to contemplate. You must compare universities, think about future job opportunities and find ways to set aside time for study. It's also vital to examine various methods to fund your education. Some individuals use job income or savings to pay tuition and fees, but most students acquire at least some of the money from financial aid providers. Almost anyone can obtain cash or loans to use for educational purposes.…

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College Financial Aid: Getting Started and Comparing the Options

If you choose to attend college, you'll have many important issues to contemplate. You must compare universities, think about future job opportunities and find ways to set aside time for study. It's also vital to examine various methods to fund your education. Some individuals use job income or savings to pay tuition and fees, but most students acquire at least some of the money from financial aid providers. Almost anyone can obtain cash or loans to use for educational purposes.…

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WARNING: LOAN FORGIVENESS SCAMS

Currently, deceptive ads about loan forgiveness are circulating on social media. The companies featured in the ads fraudulently use the ASA College logo or photos to suggest that the College sanctions their services. These are scams that are only seeking to profit from student borrowers by often making false promises and using other tricks to convince borrowers to pay for student loan services that either don’t exist or are available for free. Some of the companies that have targeted ASA…

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8 Things to Understand Before Starting a Career in the Medical Assisting Field

Medical assisting is a growing career in the industry. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, approximately 160,000 new jobs will be created in this field over the next few years. Although many people believe that they know what the job entails, there are a few surprises. Before contemplating a job in this area, here are some important things to understand. Comprehend the Job. Before obtaining a job as a medical assistant, it is important to learn the skills that…

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How Nurses Should Deal With Social Media

Social media can be a blessing and a curse. It is a major source of communication, which means that many people view the things that are posted. As a nurse, it is important to maintain a level of professionalism when using this medium. Besides guarding personal information, it is vital to protect patients' privacy as well. According to the American Nurses Association, "Online content may enhance or undermine the entire nursing profession." In other words, social media is a valuable…

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