College of Adult and Graduate Studies Blog

The CAGS blog is your hub for all things adult education!  Future, current and past CCU students now have a spot on the web to talk job tips, adult education financial aid, local and national networking, and exchange their experiences.  Blog posts from CCU students and friends of CAGS will engage and inspire you to take your career and adult education to the next level.

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6 Geriatric Medical Careers to Pursue with a Nursing

People 65 years and older will soon make up more than 20% of the US population. Regardless, geriatric medical care is still an exceedingly rare specialty. With life expectancy on the rise and coverage costs falling, you can expect ample opportunities to serve your community and build a rewarding career. It’s high time to bolster this … Continued

10 Different Types of Nursing Fields That Pay Well

10 Types of Nursing Jobs That Pay Well

Nurses find joy in helping others; it’s why they do what they do. But not all nursing specialties are created equal, so finding the right field or specialization among the different types of nursing fields can make a big difference in your income potential. To help you get ideas for your career, here are the … Continued

6 Career Counseling Jobs You Can Land With a MAC

6 jobs you can land with a mac degree

Excellent communication skills, keen listening skills and a high level of compassion make a great start for a career in counseling. Add a master of arts degree in counseling (MAC) to the mix and you’ve just pushed the door open even further. A masters degree in counseling can help you land any number of career … Continued