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5 Hands-On IT Jobs That Won't Break Your Back

You might assume a career in IT consists of 40 hours a week sitting in front of a computer at an isolated desk. But that’s just not the case! Building, repairing and maintaining hard drives and computer servers could give you the same satisfaction as working on cars or roofs. We connected with some IT pros to learn about five hands-on IT jobs where working with your hands will be just as important as working with a computer.

How Long is Nursing School? Time to Find Out

Nursing is one field that offers a variety of credentials depending on your desired career. So, how long is nursing school? There are actually several answers to that question. Take a closer look at your degree options

HIV-Positive Mother Shares Her Story & Educates Others

Having an extramarital affair can cause a host of issues, but for Tracey Dannemiller, the results were tragic. She contracted HIV and passed it onto her now-deceased husband and her daughter. But Dannemiller is not one to feel sorry for herself. Since contracting HIV, she and her family have been very open with it. Dannemiller is the founder of Straight from the Heart of Florida, an organization that educates and promotes HIV/AIDS awareness in hopes of alleviating the stigma, fear and ignorance associated with the virus.

Numbers Never Lie: How to Become a Forensic Accountant

If you have a knack for numbers and a passion for justice, then forensic accounting is a career you should seriously consider. Rather than working with blood and DNA to reveal foul play, you’ll use your number skills to solve and prevent financial crimes. Keep reading to learn how to become a forensic accountant.

Sunny Forecast for New Cloud Computing Jobs

If you’re even remotely interested in pursuing a career in technology, you’re going to want to familiarize yourself with cloud computing. Not only should you know about it, but you may want to consider making a career out of it. Experts say cloud computing isn’t going anywhere, so you may as well hang on for the ride!

The Ultimate Guide to Educational Children's TV Shows

How do you know which children’s TV shows are educational? Don’t let your kids watch just anything. We spoke to industry expert Dr. Emily Levy, director of specialized tutoring program EBL Coaching, to find out which children’s TV shows make the grade.

What is Meaningful Use & How Does it Impact Your HIT Career?

Healthcare is an ever-evolving field. Stay ahead of the curve by learning all about healthcare’s latest buzzword: meaningful use. We spoke to HIT experts to unravel the mystery of what meaningful use is and what it means for your healthcare career.

12 Tips to Create the Perfect Study Environment for You

We connected with Rasmussen College students who have been in your shoes to collect their best study environment tips. Different tactics work for different people, so take a look at their advice and determine which tips you can incorporate into your study routine.