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Examining the College Debt Crisis

Examining the College Debt Crisis It’s a topic you hear about during political debates, on the news, and – very likely – during conversations with family and friends. Across the country, students are taking on enormous amounts of debt as they work their way through college and begin their careers.  Let’s take a closer look… Read more »

Do You Have a Side Hustle?

Apply for our Ambassador Program Today! Are you looking for a little extra cash? Consider becoming a CCC Ambassador! Gain valuable work experience and help Carolina Career College introduce more people to the fast-growing North Carolina IT industry. If selected, company Ambassadors receive paid 2-hour training to get the tools needed to successfully represent our… Read more »

5 Things to Listen to on Your Drive to Class

5 Things to Listen to on Your Drive to Class There are few things in daily life that are more annoying than a long commute. Traffic can lead to stress, and, as a busy individual trying to make the most of your time, being stuck behind the wheel of a car for too long can… Read more »

Time Management Tips to Help You Succeed in the Fast-Paced IT World

Time Management Tips to Help You Succeed in the Fast-Paced IT World Do you ever find yourself feeling like there’s just not enough time in the day to do everything you need (and want!) to do? You’re not alone. Time management can feel like an elusive concept. This is particularly true for Carolina Career College… Read more »

Am I Smart Enough?

Am I Smart Enough? It’s a question we hear from prospective students nearly every day: “Am I smart enough to succeed in an IT career?” Technology changes rapidly, and if you’re still new to the idea of IT, you might feel like you won’t be able to keep up in your pursuit of a new… Read more »

How to Set Achievable SMART Goals for Life and School

How to Set Achievable SMART Goals Changing careers can be scary, we get that. You might feel as if you’re staring up a mountain, unsure of where to go or what to do next. But you’re not alone. Every semester, students come to us from all walks of life with the goal of building a… Read more »

Choosing a Non-Traditional Path After High School

Choosing a Non-Traditional Path After High School If you’re a recent high school graduate who’s decided to pursue a non-traditional career path, you may be feeling like everyone except you has decided to go to college.  The reality is, however, that only 69.1% of 2018 high school graduates enrolled in college, meaning over 20% of… Read more »

How Does Carolina Career College Compare to Traditional Community Colleges?

How Does Carolina Career College Compare to Traditional Community Colleges? Whether you’re a working professional looking to change careers or a recent high school graduate in search of an alternative to a traditional four-year university, you may find yourself researching community colleges.  If you’re in the Triangle area, you might have seen Carolina Career College… Read more »