Jessica with Thelma Hodges and the nursing students.
Who is a nurse but someone who works day and night, tirelessly devoting themselves to the care of others. It is the individual who expresses empathy while maintaining emotional stability and who understands that sickness and injury never take a holiday. Jessica Palumbo, Hodges’ director of nursing, is all too […]

The Nursing Educator


Whether you’re a high school student planning your future or an adult learner looking to go back to school, shopping around for the right institution can be a daunting task. Finding a school that’s a good fit means determining your own goals and asking the right questions. In general, there […]

How to “Shop” for a College or University; the 5 ...


Imagine devoting years of your life to what you believed would be a lifelong career only to realize it no longer proved fulfilling. This is the reality for many adults who opt to leave one career behind to re-enroll in school and pursue an entirely different path. Although it may […]

A Serendipitous Path to a New Beginning



Hodges University Students
There’s no denying it. Hodges University has undergone many changes in the past five years, from new faces in leadership to the addition and deletion of various academic programs. By taking a closer look at what adult learners report they’d like from higher education institutions, Hodges has re-engineered its academic […]

A Pathway to Success: Taking a Look at Hodges’ New ...


Hodges helps adult learns manage school and life.
Are you considering going back to school? Congratulations! Furthering your education is a great way to improve your life. It’s important to be aware, though, that it’s not always easy to do. When you know the challenges you’ll face, you’ll be better prepared to overcome them. That’s why we’ve compiled […]

The Top 10 Obstacles Adult Learners Face


For previous generations, a college degree was seen as a given for anyone who wanted to have a successful career. However, in recent years, many have started to question this path. Given the astronomical student loan debt in the United States, which is currently estimated at $1.4 trillion, many are […]

Is a College Education Worth the Investment?



Hodges University's Naples campus in Southwest Florida.
If you were to ask a dozen people how to choose a major, each one would give you a different answer. For a student who is preparing for or who is already in college, deciding on a major can feel like the most difficult decision. The good news is our […]

How to Choose a Major at Hodges University


Find your educational pathway at Hodges University.
More and more students head to college every year, but the students filling the classrooms might look different from what you would expect. More individuals are returning to college later in life. Some of these adult students change career paths, while others wish to learn new skills. While there are […]

How the Face of College is Changing


Hodges University Graduation
As a single mother of two young children, Megan McDaniel doesn’t have much time to herself. Her days consist of going to work, attending her children’s sporting events and spending a few hours with them at home before tucking them into bed, sitting down at a computer and focusing on […]

The Fast Track to a Better Life