Get SMART: How to Set Realistic Goals

Nowadays, it’s easy to get caught up in our busy day-to-day routine which oftentimes leaves little time to work on the things that matter most. Sure, you work hard each day, but are life’s distractions keeping you from effectively working on—and achieving—your long-term goals? Learn how to make smarter goals here.

April 14, 2020

Benefits of a Masters Degree

From a Bachelor’s to a Master’s Degree: How a Graduate Degree Can Help Your Career Prospects

Can a graduate degree really help your career prospects? Learn about the benefits a graduate degree can have on your education and career advancement here.

March 26, 2020


Creating a Future Picture to Best Reach Your Goals

A common question that we, as well as organizations, repeatedly ask is: “How Can I Reach My Goals?” Learn how a strong process, including creating a future picture, can help you succeed in all of your endeavors.

August 31, 2020

going back to school can improve life

5 Ways Going Back to School This Year Can Improve Your Life

2020 has just gotten started, so now is a perfect time to do something that will improve your life and change your future. While losing weight and staying on top of your email inbox may be goals that you’re eternally trying to conquer, we think going back to school should be your first priority as you evaluate how to make this year matter.

March 31, 2020

Medical Assisting Jobs

What Jobs Can I Get with a Medical Assisting Degree?

Medical assistants are an integral part of any healthcare practice, whether in a hospital, clinic, or assisted living center. So what jobs can you get if you have a degree in medical assisting? Find out here.

March 31, 2020


Ho Ho Help!

You know what’s terrible about winter break? No, not soggy mittens, or holiday shopping, or Aunt Myrna’s fruitcake. What’s really terrible is … January! We at Independence University know just how you feel. We’ve gone through the post-holiday blues, too. Fortunately, we’ve picked up a few (scientifically backed!) tricks along the way that can help you make 2020 a strong and productive year.

March 30, 2020