The federal government provides billions in grants, loans and work-study opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students each year.
The federal Pell Grant program is the nation’s largest needs-based college grant program.
Sunil Rajamaran, president and CEO of Scripted, advises prospective tech students that staying current on industry trends “could make the difference between success and failure.”
Joanna Lee Neumann, RN, predicts a rewarding and successful career for future nurses in the San Francisco Bay Area.
David Dornfeld discusses green and sustainable manufacturing, and the exciting and challenging field of mechanical engineering.
He is not old enough to drive or vote. But on Monday, a 15-year-old is starting graduate school at an elite Bay Area university.
As a “security aide” typist, Jen Havermann got her first exposure to computers while digging through databases.
Working with the smallest building blocks of the universe, Raytheon’s scientists are creating new substances and computing technology straight from the pages of science fiction.
According to a 2013 College Board report, full-time workers with a bachelor’s degree earn an average of $21,000 more annually than those who have no education beyond high school.
With their rigorous curricula, highly trained teachers and multiple resources, these schools produce better results than traditional high schools in graduating students with STEM skills.