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The College Life Blog shares articles about post-secondary experiences and knowledge-straight from the mouth of Rasmussen College faculty, staff, and students.

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13 Top Tips for Excellent College Note-Taking

Taking excellent notes and keeping them organized will help you focus on learning the information you need to know for the test. We’ve asked professionals in multiple fields for their top tips in note-taking. Whether you prefer to take notes digitally or by hand, read on! There’s a section for you.

Finding Your Fit: The 4 Most Common Types of Learners

There’s no one size fits all when it comes to how you comprehend information. Everyone is different — but there are a few common types of learners. So, whether you like to discuss lessons with a study group or hole up in the library to review notes by yourself, discovering your learning style can help you strategize your study sessions to maximize your time.

What I Wish Someone Told Me Before Taking a Gap Year

Many students consider taking a gap year between high school and college to see the world, gain new experiences or earn some money. But if college is part of your plan, how will taking a gap year affect your future? Will some time away from the classroom enhance your education or hinder it?

50 Smartphone Apps for College Students

We put together a list of 50 smartphone apps for college students to help add some efficiency in your life so you don’t have to sweat the small stuff. Keep reading for smoother sailing ahead!

6 Amazing Jobs that Let You Make a Difference in the World

Now that the time has come to jump into your “grown-up” career, it’s up to you to choose a path that fulfills your desire to help others. Don’t fall into the trap of taking any old job that comes your way. We identified six rewarding jobs that make a difference, including some you may not have thought of before. One of these could be the fulfilling career you’ve always dreamed of!

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