Life at Hodges


Getting to Know You, Understanding Consumer Reports
By Carrie Kerskie, Director of the Identity Fraud Institute at Hodges University One of the greatest misconceptions about identity theft is that you can prevent it by refusing to disclose your personal information. Did you know there are companies whose sole source of revenue is the selling of your information? […]

Getting to Know You, Understanding Consumer Reports


Who is Responsible for Unauthorized Charges in a Bank Account?
By Carrie Kerskie, Director of the Identity Fraud Institute at Hodges University Last week, I received a call from John, an identity theft victim. John told me that someone had purchased more than $100 worth of goods or services from China using his debit card. He stated, he called his […]

Who is Responsible for Unauthorized Charges in a Bank Account?


Mental Health Awareness
Why is it that physical ailments and diagnoses are met with condolences and sympathy, yet, mental health diagnoses are met with disdain or judgment? According to the National Association of Mental Illness (NAMI), one in five adults in America experience a mental illness. The numbers related to specific diagnoses among adults […]

Removing the Stigma Surrounding Mental Health



Types of Adult Learners
Investing in higher education can seem like a no-brainer when you’re fresh out of high school and given clear guidance on college applications. Adult learners, however, struggle with an entirely different set of challenges when considering education later in life. Too often, personal and professional goals end up on the […]

4 Types of Adult Learners Who Have Found Success After ...


Graduation 2017
Graduation is a day of celebration. It is the culmination of hard work, discipline, sacrifice and dedication, and as each graduate walks across the stage, there is no doubt a sense of accomplishment will be seen on their faces. This year’s graduates will join an esteemed group of alumni who […]

Hodges University’s 28th Commencement Ceremony


Adult Learner
One of the cornerstones of being a successful and responsible adult is learning how to set priorities. For many, this means putting your own educational dreams on hold while you shift your focus to other issues that require your time, attention and resources — such as raising a family, gaining […]

The Adult Learner’s Ultimate Guide for Overcoming the Uncertainties of ...



Hodges University's interdisciplinary studies degree may be the choice for you.
For most traditional, undergraduate students — the ones who have enrolled in a college by the time they graduate from high school and head off to pursue a degree the very next year — it’s not a huge deal if they begin their first semester without having declared a major. […]

I Want to Go Back to School, But I Don’t ...


3 students on Hodges University campus
You’re doing your homework on colleges. You’ve discovered a career path and degree program that interests you, and now you’re wondering, “Which school is right for me?” Here are 11 facts illustrating why Hodges University may be the right fit for you! Small Class Sizes Many Hodges courses average just […]

11 Things You Didn’t Know About Hodges


Student Services
As a student, much of the educational journey is spent studying, researching and encouraging oneself to push through the challenges in pursuit of a degree. In addition to coursework, students are often looking for a job or attempting to balance time between work and school, and even a family. The […]

Meeting the Needs with Student Services