• Careers and Interviews,  Courses and Professors

    Why Do your Transcripts Matter?


    Post #41 Three Items Recorded on Transcripts

    Is it likely your next (or any) employer will review your college transcripts?  There is no way to know.  Some employers will scrutinize every transcript and other employers won’t.  Be aware of items listed on your transcripts other than completed grades (also see Post #40)   Read this post to learn about three items recorded on transcripts!

  • Courses and Professors

    Should you Retake a Course?

    yes or no

    Post #40 What to Know Before you Retake a Course

    Contrary to what most students believe, retaking a course usually isn’t easier.  It is tempting to tell yourself, “I’ve already seen the material once, I know what to expect.”  Sounds logical enough, but it’s a trap.  As a general rule, only retake a course if it’s an absolute necessity.  Here’s why.