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Graduate Studies Program Spotlight

February 29, 2024

Guardians of the Digital Frontier

In an era dominated by technology, the demand for cybersecurity professionals has increased significantly. Read here to learn about the M.S. in Cybersecurity program at Geneva!

Graduate Studies Program Spotlight

February 23, 2024

The Ripple Effect: Impacting Lives Through Your Master of Arts in Counseling

Are you interested in continuing your education? Read here to learn how you can make a positive impact with a Master's in Counseling!

Graduate Studies Program Spotlight

February 13, 2024

Master of Business Administration Program Spotlight

Are you interested in pursuing an MBA? Read here to learn about Geneva's MBA program!

Higher Education Graduate Studies Program Spotlight

February 7, 2024

Master of Arts in Higher Education Program Spotlight

Are you interested in earning a Master of Arts in Higher Education? Read here to learn about the program that Geneva offers!

Graduate Studies

November 21, 2022

Balancing Graduate School And Work

Many students often have to balance their studies with a part-time or full-time job. There are several potential ways to help balance personal work life and school studies.

Graduate Studies Program Spotlight

March 24, 2022

A Biopsychology Undergrad Major Can Prepare You to Master in Counseling

When you’re interested in how the mind and body both work, biopsychology could be the ideal undergraduate major for you. Biopsychology combines the study of biological processes with the study of behaviors, emotions, and other areas of psychology. This can help you understand how our brains and behaviors are connected. As a biopsychology student, you can expect to study genetics, adulthood, aging, biomedical ethics, cognition, and learning.

Graduate Studies

February 8, 2022

Should I go to Grad School? 3 Questions Hold the Answer

Are you wondering if graduate school might be right for you? Take a moment to consider these three questions...

Graduate Studies

January 21, 2022

7 Great Reasons to Earn Your Master's Degree Online

A master’s degree allows you to advance your career, expand your knowledge, and develop skills. While in-person classes are the traditional way to earn this degree, online programs are also available. How is online school different than in-person school? With an online graduate degree program, you can earn your master’s degree from the comfort of home. Choosing an online school for your advanced degree offers other important advantages, as well. Keep the following in mind when deciding between in-person and online master’s degree programs.

Graduate Studies

November 14, 2021

7 Reasons to Earn Your Master’s Degree at Geneva College

When you’re thinking of continuing school to earn an advanced degree, Geneva College has a lot to offer. At Geneva, you’ll find several master’s degree programs to explore based on your educational goals and career path. Why is a master’s degree good? This advanced degree can provide you with some notable advantages in your career. When you choose a master’s degree program at Geneva, you’ll enjoy even more benefits. Keep the following in mind when you’re looking into options for earning your advanced degree.

Graduate Studies

September 13, 2021

Beat Master’s Program Stress with these 10 Strategies

How do you deal with stress in grad school? College can be a stressful time for many students, and grad school is no different. In fact, grad school might even be worse, thanks to the more intense academic pressures and (often) increased responsibilities outside the classroom.

Graduate Studies

July 30, 2021

Is It Better to Earn a Master’s Degree Online or In Person?

Does it matter if you earn your master’s degree online or if you pursue your master’s degree education in person? A busy schedule makes it difficult for anyone to have time for extra tasks. Getting a master’s degree could mean new opportunities, better pay, or more specialization in an area that interests you. One way to do it all is to complete an online master’s degree. You may know this is an option, but is it a viable option?

Graduate Studies

June 17, 2021

Learn More to Earn More ... and so Many Other Reasons to Pursue a Master’s Degree

More and more Americans are pursuing higher levels of education, including master’s, professional and doctoral degrees. According to the US Census Bureau, 21 million graduates over the age of 24 have completed their master’s, a number that has doubled since 2000. Doctoral graduates have doubled as well, coming in at 4.5 million. These numbers indicate that approximately 13.1% of all U.S. adults have advanced degrees, rising from 8.6% in 2000. Should you be in their ranks?

Graduate Studies

May 21, 2021

Why an Emphasis in Finance for Your MBA Is So Valuable: 5 Benefits Students See

For those pursuing a Master of Business Administration (MBA), the degree offers a variety of different paths and specialization options. Today’s student is able to use it as a foundation for their business degree but can build in other areas of interest. One of the most important ways to make that degree go further is to choose an emphasis in finance. For some students who pursue an MBA to land the ideal job or to gain key skills, finance simply makes sense.

Graduate Studies

April 12, 2021

7 Surprising Career Doors Opened with a Master's in Counseling

As you consider your graduate school options, you may find yourself drawn to a master's degree in counseling. This particular degree lets you dig a little deeper into the study of counseling and how to support people through their struggles. Yet, you may be wondering if investing in a counseling master's program is worth it. What can you do with a master's degree in counseling? Here is a closer look at some of the careers that could be opened to you with this particular graduate degree.

Graduate Studies Program Spotlight

March 29, 2021

5 Reasons Why Cybersecurity Professionals Are in Demand (And Why That Won't Change)

Career options in tech are abundant, but one unique aspect of tech that is worth considering is cybersecurity. Is cybersecurity in demand, and is there a demand for professionals trained in this field?

Graduate Studies

February 24, 2021

Think Outside the Box: 10 Exciting Jobs Outside of Business for MBA Graduates

A Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree can open a lot of doors in terms of a career. However, you might not realize that MBA graduates don’t necessarily have to look for jobs in traditional business roles. In fact, there are many exciting types of careers available for those who have this degree. Learn more about some of the rewarding careers to consider outside of business.

Graduate Studies

January 22, 2021

9 Reasons Why 2021 Is the Perfect Year to get your Master’s Degree

This choice has never been easy, but it takes on a new level of urgency for 2021. In a competitive job market, you need every advantage possible to stand out in a sea of resumes. First, however, you'll need to consider a few key questions

Graduate Studies

December 14, 2020

Informing Your Employer About Returning to School for a Master's Degree

You've made the important and praise-worthy decision to return to school as you seek your master's degree. If you're like many aspiring graduate students, you already boast an impressive resume but are eager to take your career to the next level.

Graduate Studies

November 30, 2020

Exciting Careers Opened with a Master's in Higher Education

If you are an aspiring educator who wants to take your career to the next level, you may be asking, "Should I get a master's in higher education?" While everyone's career path is unique, you will find that a master's degree in higher education can open the door to a number of different career opportunities. From administration to working in the classroom, a Master of Arts in Higher Education could be the right fit for your career goals. Here is a closer look at some of the careers it might open to you.

Graduate Studies

October 13, 2020

How to Thrive in Grad School and Work: 6 Tips for Finding Balance

Grad school and work are challenging enough on their own, but they can feel especially overwhelming when tackled at the same time. Still, many grad school students have succeeded and even thrived under this setup—and you can as well.

Everyday Living Graduate Studies Program Spotlight

January 27, 2020

The Magic Formula for Dealing with SUD

Supporting individuals with SUD in fulfilling their own visions of a successful life is my passion. I am presently doing my Geneva College practicum/internship at a drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility. I see how drugs and alcohol have caused serious health problems, financial struggles, imprisonment, damaged relationships, and even death.

Everyday Living Graduate Studies

October 10, 2019

Treating Mental Illness with Compassion

World Mental Health Day is a day to share your compassion.

Graduate Studies

February 16, 2017

Why Should You Earn a MBA Degree?

MBA – three small letters that are chock full of opportunity. If you are trying to decide whether or not to further your education, let me shed some light on the decision making process. Graduates with Masters of Business Administration (MBA) degrees are in high demand.

Graduate Studies Uncategorized

February 10, 2017

What Made George Washington Such a Great Leader

As we celebrate President’s Day this month, let's focus on a remarkable man and a great leader, George Washington. There are clear lessons to be learned from Washington’s leadership that apply to leaders today.

Graduate Studies

November 26, 2016

Finding the Motivation to Complete a Graduate Degree

Graduate school can be incredibly difficult at times. If you find yourself experiencing burn-out, consider these tips to stay motivated...

Graduate Studies

March 30, 2016

Program Spotlight: MA in Higher Education

You adore the college environment and hope to have the same impact on students that your residence hall directors and academic advisors have had on you. If you dream of helping college students find their calling, you are the perfect candidate for Geneva College's Master's in Higher Education program.

Graduate Studies

November 17, 2015

Been Working for a While? Now May Be the Best Time to Get a Graduate Degree

A graduate degree may or may not be necessary upon entrance into a specific career but it is inevitably helpful – it’s just a matter of when. For those in fields such as law and medicine, an advanced degree is a prerequisite. Other careers allow individuals to gain both valuable work experience and save up for a master’s degree. If you are considering putting off a master’s degree until further on in your career, you are not alone and can leverage your foresight. If you’ve been waiting, it’s not too late. The time could be right for you now.