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I’m an Entrepreneur-Do I Really Need to Attend Business School?

I’m an Entrepreneur-Do I Really Need to Attend Business School?

What is Organizational Psychology, and Why is it Growing so Rapidly in the United States?

What is Organizational Psychology, and Why is it Growing so Rapidly in the United States?

Considering a Career in Special Education—Reasons, Rewards, and Challenges

Considering a Career in Special Education—Reasons, Rewards, and Challenges

Transgender Policy: Commentary

Transgender Policy: Commentary

Fresno Clinical Psychology PhD Program Given Highest Level of Re-Accreditation by APA

Fresno Clinical Psychology PhD Program Given Highest Level of Re-Accreditation by APA

January 21

Alliant becomes first standalone university to be certified as a B Corp

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 21, 2016 — Alliant International University is pleased to announce it has become the first standalone university in the United States to achieve B Corp Certification, given only to public benefit corporations meeting the highest standards of social and environmental performance, public transparency and legal accountability. The certification confirms Alliant is committed to using its resources to solve social and environmental problems. To […]

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January 07

Underemployment Rate for College Graduates on the Decline

The reality of underemployment has been a concern for students everywhere in the last half decade – and in many cases has been a deterrent to attending college and earning a degree. When the financial crisis hit in 2008, employment prospects for college graduates took a downturn, and within just two years, underemployment rates reached their peak, with 16.7% of the country considered underemployed in […]

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January 06

The Difference Between a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and a Marriage and Family Therapist

If you are interested in working in the field of mental health, you have a lot of potential career options: psychologist, therapist, counselor. To the untrained eye, these titles probably sound like different names for the same career – and to an extent, all of these mental health professions share a common thread: they assess, diagnose and treat patients for a variety of mental health […]

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January 04

Smart Study Habits for a New Year

This year, give yourself an edge in your education. Developing good study habits helps you succeed not only in the classroom, but can improve your focus, problem-solving skills, and even your health. Don’t just limit your New Year’s resolutions to eating better and exercising more. This year, make a plan to improve your study techniques and develop more effective study habits. Here are some tried […]

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December 23

Alliant professor shares superhero therapy

Alliant International University’s Dr. Janina Scarlet was a guest on Tuesday morning on the set of San Diego Living on CW6. Dr. Scarlet shared how you can model your behavior after your favorite superhero to overcome adversity. It’s especially relevant during the holidays. See the interview here: http://www.cw6sandiego.com/superhero-therapy-2/ Learn more about Dr. Scarlet’s therapeutic techniques at http://www.superhero-therapy.com/

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December 23

Alliant International University and Dr Cox have agreed to a leadership transition

The Alliant International University Board of Trustees and University president, Dr. Geoffrey Cox, have agreed to begin a transition to new leadership for the University.   A national search for Alliant’s next president will begin immediately after the New Year with the goal of appointing someone to the permanent position during the course of the year. Dr. Cox will take a sabbatical during the 2016 spring […]

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December 21

Alliant Named Top School in 2016 Military Advanced Education Research Study

Military Advanced Education & Transition (MAE&T) has awarded Alliant International University the designation of a Top School in its 2016 MAE&T Guide to Colleges & Universities, measuring best practices in military and veteran education. The guide was released this December, and is available online at www.mae-kmi.com. From community colleges to state universities, online universities and nationally known centers of higher learning, MAE’s 2016 Guide provides […]

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December 17

Paying for College: Public Service Opportunities

This post is part of an ongoing series on alternative ways to fund your college education. To learn more, visit the original post, “How to Pay for College without Federal Loans.” Sometimes you have to give a little to get a little. And if you’re the type of person who has no problem giving, a wide variety of opportunities to help fund your college education […]

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December 17

Paying for College: State and Federal Grants

This post is part of an ongoing series on alternative ways to fund your college education. To learn more, visit the original post, “How to Pay for College without Federal Loans.” Unlike loans, grants do not have to be paid back. Grants are usually need-based and can be awarded by state and federal governments. If you’re looking to use grants to fund your college education, […]

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