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Your Life

There’s a whole wide world outside the classroom, whether yours is brick-and-mortar or virtual. These articles will help you deal with the various aspects of student life.

Prerequisites

6 ways a prerequisite course can help you succeed

If you’re wondering why you need to take a course in general education before ...

Learning styles

There are 7 learning styles. Which one fits you?

Everyone learns differently, says Joy V’Marie, MS, an online instructor in the ...

5 of the best apps for college students

Apps nowadays do everything from reminding you about school assignments to ...

How to build a personal brand online

Just as Coca-Cola®, Apple® and Microsoft® corporate brands can instantly convey ...

5 videos offer tips on how to pay for college

When it comes to covering the cost of college tuition, you might wonder how ...

Manage stress at work

Need to manage stress at work? Try these 4 tips

If you’re among the more than one-third of U.S. employees who drag themselves ...

Study skills

Want to be a better studier? Check out these tips

Did you know that the amount of water you drink can affect your concentration? ...

Setting goals

Why set goals?

If you want to accomplish as much as possible — both personally and ...

Online branding

How to protect your online personal brand

Corporate brands like Coca-Cola® beverages and Apple® devices convey an ...

PhoenixConnect

Want to network with fellow students and alumni?

University of Phoenix and its vast online presence connect thousands of students ...

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