Master the Federal Resume!

Master the Federal Resume! Wednesday, September 14, 2016; 7:00 PM-8:00 PM (EST) The Federal Resume is unlike any resume you’ve written before. To get an interview and potentially land a job with the Federal Government, you will need to know what to...  [Read More]

8 Tips For 8-Week Courses

Accelerated courses can be ideal for working adults trying to fit higher education into their busy lives.  But completing the work for a three-credit course in about half the time of a traditional term can also be very challenging.  In this brief...  [Read More]

Considering Late Course Registration?

At Excelsior College, about 10% of our course registrations occur during the first week of a course term. You may be wondering if late registration is a good idea for you. In this brief presentation, I discuss some of the benefits and...  [Read More]

Three Quick Tips As You Start Your Excelsior Course

Get off to a great start in your online course and complete it successfully by following these three tips from David Sherman, Instructor in the School of Liberal Arts: 1.  Read everything before you do anything. I’m sure you’ve all heard this...  [Read More]

Course Approval: What is it Good For?

A common question advisors hear from new students is “Why do I need course approval?” There are several reasons a student should seek course approval from their advisor, and course approval is strongly recommended. If you are using Federal Financial Aid, or...  [Read More]

Paint a Stunning Picture of Your Career Brand

Your resume and cover letter should be “works of art” that entice employers to give these documents a second look. In essence, you’re painting a picture that represents you as a uniquely qualified candidate for the position you seek. You want that...  [Read More]

Graduation with Honors

Whether you are almost finished with your degree requirements or perhaps just beginning with Excelsior courses, you may be interested in knowing how to graduate with an honors designation. The honors distinction will be indicated on both your diploma and your transcript. Associate...  [Read More]

A Facelift for the Library’s FindAnswers 24/7!

The library’s knowledge base of frequently asked questions and answers, covering topics from APA to Zotero and everything in between, has recently undergone a facelift. We hope you like the new look and feel of FindAnswers 24/7! Haven’t used it before? Be...  [Read More]

Check out the Veteran Mentorship Program

The Veterans Mentorship Program is available to the Excelsior military community.  This includes military, veterans, guard, DoD civilians and their spouses.  In this peer-to-peer program, Mentors will assist in easing the transition of military community students who are new to the online...  [Read More]

Explore eBooks through the Excelsior College Library

Feeling the crunch of having to do several writing assignments for your courses?  In need of some background information on your topic or eBooks that will help you to better understand your needs? Look no further than the Excelsior College Library! There...  [Read More]