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Looking for a gift for the college student in your life? Check out our list of the best gifts for college students for thoughtful, useful ideas that fit your budget. College graduation can be lengthy and dull — but it's still a big event for students and their families. Learn the pros and cons of skipping commencement. A great college town can enhance your college experience. Discover the top 10 best college towns in New York.
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Career Planning

Before entering the workforce, students can gain real-world experience through an internship. Learn how to have a great internship experience. If you want to add "proficient in Excel" to your resume, it's about time you discovered Excel TikTok. You don't need a college degree to earn a high salary. We've listed 10 jobs that pay well that don't require a degree.
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College Planning

The PSAT/NMSQT takes 2 hours and 45 minutes without breaks. It has four sections and 139 questions, so time management can make or break your score. What are the best warm-weather colleges for students who can't get enough sun? Our list introduces 10 warm colleges that guarantee few rainy or snowy days. Graduate school is more popular than ever — and so are the myths about it. Learn the truth behind the 10 biggest grad school misconceptions.
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Online Education

Online schools educate learners at the K-12 and higher education levels. Here's what you need to know about online schooling at different grade levels. Find out about the learning options and education delivery systems available for students seeking fully online degrees and blended learning programs. A rundown about accredited colleges, regional vs. national accreditation, and financial aid for accredited schools.
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Financial Planning

Student loan payments may start again in August. Learn how you can financially prepare and see if you qualify for repayment or forgiveness programs. Finding ways to pay for college can be difficult. Check out the part-time jobs BestColleges recommends for students to help fund their education. Stressed about student loans? Finances impact students' mental health. Find resources to support your wallet and your well-being.
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College News

The Tennessee theme park Dollywood is participating in a free college for employees program that pays 100% of tuition at partner colleges. The national college completion rate has risen steadily in recent years, according to new data. Amazon will help launch computer science and STEM-related bachelor’s degree programs at three institutions in Washington state.
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