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Adult Education

How to Navigate a Career Change in Your 30s

Nearly three-quarters of adults in their 30s crave a career change. The motives fueling these desires are as diverse as the humans themselves. Some people find that the career they thought they’d love is wholly unfulfilling. Others want to make more money, have more flexibility, or spend more time with their kids. Some industries are shriveling up and becoming less lucrative. And in other industries, possibilities may have opened that didn’t exist before. You only get one life. You spend about 90,000 hours of your life at work. So why not make the most of that time and do something you love that offers a decent paycheck and a chance to grow? 
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Adult Education

5 Tools for Teaching K-12 Students

The K-12 teaching profession is essential on many levels, and It’s also one of the most rewarding and challenging callings. Despite shrinking budgets and crowded classrooms, teachers are required to ensure that each student learns to give students the opportunity to progress in their studies and to prepare them for success in life, which will impact regional and national economic health.
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Adult Education

Benefits of Adult College Programs

Being an adult student positions you for success in ways that aren’t typically available in a traditional setting. With age comes wisdom, and, sometimes, new ways to success. There are colleges - SNU included - that offer benefits beyond the basic expectations.
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Online Degree Programs

Financial Benefits of an MBA and M.S. Management

There are a few magical letters in the world. Everyone generally likes hearing y-e-s. In baseball, it’s all about RBI. The military implements acronyms like they’re going out of style. And then there’s the all-important letters in business: MBA.
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Graduate Degrees

Work with the Elderly Outside of Retirement Homes

America is changing. People are aging and living longer. With more people living into advanced ages, the treatment needs of the community evolve. There is a growing need for individuals who are committed to working with the elderly. To begin a fulfilling career, we recommend enrolling in a program like Family Studies and Gerontology.
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Online Degree Programs

5 Ways a Master's Degree Improves Career Prospects

It’s not difficult to get a job, but getting the job you want is a different story. If you’re like most people, you have a job or career path in mind – one that’s in a field that interests you and that will provide good compensation. That means, the higher the pay, the more glamorous, fun or interesting the field, the more competitive the jobs in that field will be. In many jobs, there are also requirements to enter the field – degree or certificate completion, industry-related experience or specific skills.
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Student Success Tips

Watch This to Improve Your Attitude

In the peaks and valleys of life, it can be difficult to maintain a positive attitude, especially when you are busy, drained, or surrounded by negativity. Chaplain Samples shares ten ways, grounded in a biblical perspective, you can use to make your days (and you) more joyful.
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Student Success Tips

Finding Your Calling

This is the second in a series of articles Chaplain Doug Samples has shared called 10 Decisions for a Positive Attitude. Decision #10 is, “Decide to dream big dreams for God.” You can view all 10 decisions here.
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Student Success Tips

The Power of Never Giving Up

By: Chaplain Doug Samples, SNU Professional and Graduate Studies
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Student Success Tips

Careers You Can Have with a Degree in Exercise Science

Carving out an exercise science career is what you make it. If exercise or human physiology is a passion, an exercise science degree opens you up to career paths based on whether you want to be hands-on with clients or patients or want to manage an exercise and health facility. A master’s in exercise science is a more professional degree and sets you apart.
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