Life at Hodges


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


Students on Hodges University's Naples Campus
There are probably a handful of traits you look for when selecting a college or university. Location, program and course offerings, flexible schedules and price are all worthy of consideration, but the most important feature of an institution should be whether or not it is accredited. Why? The United States […]

Accreditation: What it Means and How it Benefits You


Employers Share Their Advice with Hodges Students Each year, the number of students graduating from colleges and universities grows higher, which means more competition in the workforce. From business to health care to technology, every student is vying for positions that are being scouted by others entering or currently in […]

Preparing a Workforce



Professor wearing lab coat having discussion with college students
Once you’ve earned your bachelor’s degree, you may be wondering if a master’s degree is beneficial to your future. One of the most obvious reasons to earn a master’s degree is to advance your career and increase your earning potential; however, much of your decision is dependent upon your desired […]

Why Getting a Master’s Degree Is Important


How much time will I need to devote to school work? Will I be able to balance school, work and family time? When individuals are trying to decide if going back to school is the right course of action, we, as Hodges University faculty and staff, understand the importance of […]

A Week in the Life of a Hodges University Student


Dr. Meyer on the Naples campus
When entering Dr. John Meyer’s office, you quickly realize his passion for cars and the automotive industry. Professing the business side of him questions the financial soundness of owning collector cars, given the opportunity, Meyer would be the next Jay Leno. Fascinated by cars from an early age, it led […]

Coming Home to Hodges