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BAS Degree in Addiction Studies: Is It Right for You?
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BAS Degree in Addiction Studies: Is It Right for You?

According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, drug overdose deaths exceeded 100,000 in the 12 months beginning in April 2020. While the drug of choice for Americans has shifted many times over the decades, Americans will continue to need addiction help. If you want to help, you’ll need the knowledge and credentials. InterCoast Colleges...

How to Pay For School: 5 Things You Haven’t Thought Of
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How to Pay For School: 5 Things You Haven’t Thought Of

Trying to pay for school has just gotten harder and harder. According to the College Board, college prices have increased by more than 169% since 1980. And while there may be several different reasons for the inflated cost of higher education, people who want to return to school face a challenge. They need to be creative when...

What Is a Trade School and Is It Right for Me? A Guide
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What Is a Trade School and Is It Right for Me? A Guide

You’ve reached that point in your life where you’re supposed to start applying for all the universities you can, but what if that doesn’t feel quite right? Don’t worry. A four-year university isn’t your only option for postsecondary education. Instead, you may choose to enroll at a trade school. What is a trade school? We’ve...

Hybrid Learning
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The Unique High Value of Hybrid Learning

According to U.S. News, 30.6% of K-12 students were involved in hybrid studies in mid-March of 2021. The pandemic was brutal for many students and teachers. Learning environments were being completely restructured to fit online formats. Students everywhere had to adjust to studying from home.  Of course, this adjustment didn’t apply to only K-12 students....

15 Reasons to Attend Trade School
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15 Reasons to Attend Trade School

In 2018, according to Finances Online, 34% of students stated that fees and tuition were their main concerns when applying to college programs. If you live on campus at a 4-year school, the average cost is about $24,300! Going to school doesn’t require this much or take this long. Have you thought about attending a...

Cultural Humility and Inclusivity: Cultural Linguistics/ Cultural Conceptualizations
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Cultural Humility and Inclusivity: Cultural Linguistics/ Cultural Conceptualizations

Thinking of transitioning into a new career with a trade school? Whether you’re a young person pursuing your passion, an older professional looking to start your next chapter, or anything in between, you’re preparing yourself for the next stage of your life. And as you transition out of a culture you’re familiar with into a...

Trade Schools: Online Trade Schools and Other Options
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Trade Schools: Online Trade Schools and Other Options

Trade schools are very popular, and they’re becoming even more popular as student debt continues to rise. Over 16 million people are enrolled in a trade or vocational program in the US. There are several options to choose from when picking a trade school to enroll in, and they could make a big difference for...

6 Factors to Consider When Choosing Trade Schools
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6 Factors to Consider When Choosing Trade Schools

Choosing trade schools for your education is a great way to get started with your career as quickly and efficiently as possible. The number of students enrolled in trade school increased by 28% as of 2016. However, because many trade school options are available, choosing the right trade school can be difficult.  Do you want...

How to Choose a Local Trade School
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How to Choose a Local Trade School

Throughout your life, you’re told to go to college and get a degree. Everyone tells you that obtaining a four-year degree is the only way to be successful. Yet, not everyone wants to choose that path. What if I told you there might be another way to be successful in doing something you love? Have...