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Top Five Tips for Creating a More Productive Study Space

Certain things are guaranteed in life — and no, we’re not just talking about death and taxes. As you pursue your online degree, it’s guaranteed that you’ll need to commit time to studying. No matter the degree you’re pursuing — whether undergraduate, graduate, or certificate — you’ll spend time each week going over notes, prepping …

I’ve Graduated — Now What?

To our recent graduates: Congratulations on your success in earning your degree and meeting a major milestone in your life! The CSU-Global Alumni Association offers benefits, resources, and programs to more than 11,000 alumni worldwide. Take Advantage of Benefits and Resources Our dedication to student success means we’ll continue to provide you with support as …

Upgrade Your Study Skills — Here’s How

Perhaps it’s been awhile since you’ve taken classes, or you’re returning to school after years of being in the workforce. If so, you may feel like your study habits could use some improvement. When attending classes, especially in an online environment, it is important to cultivate the skills and find surroundings that are conducive to …

Taking a Quick Break from Courses? Keep Your Brain in Learning Mode

Traditional students usually have a few breaks during the school year and for summer months, which can be both beneficial and detrimental to learning, depending on how they use their off-time. As a nontraditional student at CSU-Global, you have more control over when you take your breaks, since courses start on a monthly basis, year-round. …

The Winning 2018 Resume Template for Career Success

Makeda Waterman is a career blogger whose work has been featured on Glassdoor, CNBC, and other media outlets. Here, she shares her advice and tips for creating a resume that will impress potential employers. As I stepped into my first college class, I had a dream of completing my degree so I could find my …