Photograph of U.S. Dollar Bills
Today’s college students, whether traditional or non-traditional, are often balancing a multitude of responsibilities in addition to schooling. The paychecks they bring in from work pay for housing, utilities, food, clothing and other necessities for themselves and their families, but what about when they graduate? On top of the basic […]

Student Loan Debt: How You Can Pay It Off in ...

Dotty Faul
Long before Martha “Dotty” Faul enrolled at Hodges University, she spent nearly 20 years building a career in law enforcement at both the DeSoto County Sheriff’s Office and Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office. From working road patrol as a deputy sheriff to handling criminal investigations as a detective, Faul has seen […]

Knowing Then What She Knows Now

Learning Outside the Lecture
Learning doesn’t always have to be reading from a textbook or PowerPoint, and although theory is important to the basic, fundamental knowledge students need, it is the application that leaves a lasting impression. Whether a student is studying online, on campus or self-paced, courses in each of Hodges’ five schools […]

Learning Outside the Lecture

Is it safe to shop online?
By Carrie Kerskie, Director of the Identity Fraud Institute You will never hear me say that anything is safe. Everything has risks. Online shopping has risks. Fortunately, there are tips that can help to reduce those risks. Use a credit card When you use a credit card, a debt of […]

Is it Safe to Shop Online?

Jim Nichols
As an assistant professor of computer networking and technical specialist in Hodges University’s Fisher School of Technology, Jim Nichols admits, “Learning this information isn’t easy,” but for students who are eager to learn and who are committed to the program, the skills learned will provide for greater career opportunities after […]

Opening a Gateway to Future Success