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SMART Goals for College Students: What You Need to Know

If you’re like many other college students, your home is littered with to-do lists and your notebooks are filled with goals. Taking actionable steps toward your dreams requires much more than just jotting down a list. Excelling in school requires setting your sights on a goal and devising a specific plan to get there. 
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Faith

Divisiveness in Our Families

Divisiveness in Our Families By Chaplain Doug Samples   Over the past few years,     we have had a growing divisiveness in our country.  I can’t think of a time in my lifetime       when there was more discord and disunity than there is today. It seems like there are forces at work in our culture         that celebrate division over harmony.
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Adult Education

Program Director Q&A with Michael Houston, Ph.D.

What do you believe is the most valuable element of your program? The MOL program at SNU is uniquely and intentionally designed as a different approach to leadership education. Two primary themes are woven throughout the courses. The value of culturally responsive leadership practices is integrated with principles of love, and presents leaders with a different path for personal growth and improved leadership and influence.
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Online Degree Programs

5 Reasons to Pursue a Healthcare Management Degree

The COVID-19 pandemic put healthcare front and center in everyone’s minds. From debates about slowing the spread of the virus to assessments of how best to provide care to sick people, the entire world now knows how important healthcare workers are. 
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Adult Education

Searching for a Job in Tulsa or OKC? Here Are 5 Things You Need to Know

Have you recently relocated to a major city in Oklahoma like Tulsa or Oklahoma City (OKC)? Perhaps you’re interested in jump-starting your career in a new industry in Oklahoma. Searching for a new job can be taxing. One of the first steps job seekers must take is to research the job market in their local area or to consider relocating to another city where the job market is hot.
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Graduate Degrees

What Can You Do With a Healthcare Management or Administration Degree?

Careers in the medical field give job seekers at all levels the opportunity to positively impact patient care. Not all jobs in the medical field are clinical in nature; some contribute to the organization, workflow and management that makes any medical facility run smoothly. From small clinics to major hospitals, facilities of all sizes require dedicated staff with specialized knowledge to oversee and carry out operations.
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Faith

Things That Go Bump In The Night

Things That Go Bump In The Night By PGS Chaplain Doug Samples   What is it that has you scared these days?         What are you facing that is intimidating?   What part of life is feeling out of control? From time to time, I like to survey people      to see what kind of fears we are dealing with.            The most interesting response I have ever received was…                 “I’m afraid that someone will discover that I am a fraud.”                       What a haunting response!
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Graduate Degrees

What Can You Do With a Master’s in Counseling Psychology?

Whether you have your diploma in hand or are making career plans for the future, a master’s in counseling psychology opens many doors. Although you may still have questions about the exact path your professional path will take, you can be assured that with ample research, you’ll find a career that suits you.
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Graduate Degrees

How to Start a Career in Sports

Many children grow up with dreams of one day becoming a sports superstar. The prospect of playing the sport you love in front of adoring fans is certainly enticing, especially while earning the kind of paycheck that will have you living comfortably until you’re ready to retire. However, with so many talented sports players around the world vying for a few select spots, the reality is that most people won’t reach professional status.
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Graduate Degrees

Everything You Need to Know About a Master's in Exercise Science

Earning a Master of Science in Exercise Science gives you the credential to match your passion for health and fitness. The majority of careers in the exercise science field require graduate-level coursework—and you have what it takes to achieve the education you need.
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