Research + News | Topic: College Expectations
Jul 16, 2018
Why Rural Michigan Teens Are Skipping Out On College. It’s Not Grades
The road to college can be scary for small town teens. Read the article here.
Mar 26, 2018
Preparing Your Kids For College
Jim Burns writes on preparing your kids for college on the HomeWord blog. Read the post here.
Aug 14, 2017
Five Decisions Every Freshman Needs To Make
First year students are about to enter an entirely new experience, and meet peers in a new environment for them. Read Tim Elmore’s blog about their upcoming decisions here.
Jul 31, 2017
Top Questions To Ask College Students Before They Head To School
Kara Powell blogs for Fuller Youth Institute and says “it’s never too early to start thinking about life after high school.” Read the blog post here.
Jul 27, 2017
Why Go To College?
IIn partnership with the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE), Barna asked American adults about their beliefs on the primary purpose of a college education. Read the results here.
Jun 28, 2017
4 Things Your Professors Wish You Knew Before You Start College
Here’s what several professors around the country offered as their advice for incoming freshmen. Read the article here.
Jun 6, 2017
Out Of The Nest
Tips for Successfully Launching Your Kids into College. A blog post from Rhett Smith for Fuller Youth Institute. Read the blog here.
Apr 27, 2017
College students benefit from later class times
Starting school later may seem like just schoolkid’s dream; However, for college-age students, starting school later may be an academic advantage.
Some people argue that studying during the early morning is the optimal time for the brain to perform complex comprehension tasks. But a new study shows that sayings such as “the early bird catches the worm” may not apply to studying habits. Read the full article here.
Nov 3, 2016
Let’s Kiss Dating Hello
A sociologist reveals her research about ‘ring by spring’ culture on a Christian college campus for Christianity Today. Read the article here.
Aug 22, 2016
If There’s One Thing Millennials Regret, It’s Going To College
More than a third of 18- to 35-year-olds say they wish they had not gone to university, according to a new survey, while almost half say they would have got to where they are now without a degree.
Read the article here.