Tips From A Financial Aid Counselor On How To Pay For School

Published October 20, 2017 at 4:10 PM PDT

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Seattle University’s School of New and Continuing Studies has a dedicated Financial Aid Counselor, Meisha Wangerin, who can help you through the process. In this interview, we get some of her sage advice for anyone thinking about going back to school.

 

Cool Career: Technical Writer

Published October 13, 2017 at 4:10 PM PDT

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A Technical Writer is responsible for taking complex subjects in technical jargon and writing about them in easy to understand terms for things like instructions, white papers, product descriptions, and tutorials.

 

You earned a certificate! Now what?

Published October 6, 2017 at 4:10 PM PDT

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Some programs offer an intensive suite of career services. At Seattle University, the Web Development Certificate is a credit-earning certificate program open to both undergraduates and those already holding advanced degrees — as it’s intended to act as a career retraining certificate.“The explicit goal of the program is to equip adults with the skills and knowledge to get an entry-level job in the field of web development,” says Shawn Rider, the director of Web, Application and Technology Studies at Seattle University. “Since job placement is an explicit goal of the program, we do a lot both formally and informally to support that.”