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A Christian Higher Education Blog

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Your Guide to a Faith-Filled and Fun Weekend in Dallas

This list of fun, faith-filled activities for college students in Dallas will bring a spirit of joy, enrichment, and restoration to the weekend.

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Undergraduate College Degrees with the Biggest Financial ROI

With rising college tuition and fees, students may be wondering what undergraduate college majors have the best return on investment (ROI). Here’s what you need to know.

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Student Groups to Explore at DBU

Dallas Baptist University has numerous student groups and organizations providing a transformative experience that can shape and inform your future.

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How DBU Prepares Students for Careers in Engineering

Dallas Baptist University’s Associate of Engineering program provides the foundational knowledge for a career in the fast-growing engineering industry.

Undergraduate Careers

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Undergraduate College Degrees with the Biggest Financial ROI

With rising college tuition and fees, students may be wondering what undergraduate college majors have the best return on investment (ROI). Here’s what you need to know.

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How DBU Prepares Students for Careers in Engineering

Dallas Baptist University’s Associate of Engineering program provides the foundational knowledge for a career in the fast-growing engineering industry.

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DBU Internships: Turn Your Faith-Based Learning into Real-World Experience

Students in programs across DBU can integrate their classroom learning with real-world experience through the internship opportunities in DFW.

Financial Aid

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Undergraduate College Degrees with the Biggest Financial ROI

With rising college tuition and fees, students may be wondering what undergraduate college majors have the best return on investment (ROI). Here’s what you need to know.

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5 Reasons to Consider a Christian Liberal Arts Education

A Christian liberal arts education provides tools to equip your professional career and grow your faith; here are five reasons it’s so valuable.

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Invest in Your Future with a Course on Financial Literacy

You build wise financial stewardship on the foundation of financial literacy. That’s why financial literacy for college students is essential and pays dividends.

Student Life

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Your Guide to a Faith-Filled and Fun Weekend in Dallas

This list of fun, faith-filled activities for college students in Dallas will bring a spirit of joy, enrichment, and restoration to the weekend.

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Student Groups to Explore at DBU

Dallas Baptist University has numerous student groups and organizations providing a transformative experience that can shape and inform your future.

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How DBU Prepares Students for Careers in Engineering

Dallas Baptist University’s Associate of Engineering program provides the foundational knowledge for a career in the fast-growing engineering industry.

Master's Degrees

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What to Know About the Cost of Online vs. In-Person Degrees

Is getting an online college degree cheaper than an in-person degree? Let’s compare costs of an online vs traditional bachelor’s and master’s degrees.

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DBU's Online Degrees: Pros and Cons for Christian Students

Weigh the pros and cons of online learning and see how DBU's online degree programs can help you achieve your goals.

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How a Master's Degree Can Boost Your Career

This article covers the benefits of having a master's degree, starting with how long it takes to complete a program.

Continued Education

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Pros and Cons of Getting a Bachelor's Degree Online

If you’re considering an online bachelor’s degree, you may be wondering if it’s the right decision for you. This list of pros and cons can help you decide.

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How DBU’s Degree Completion Program Saves Time and Money

Earning college credit for knowledge and skills earned through work experience in DBU’s degree completion program saves bachelor’s degree students time and money. Here’s how.

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A Practical Guide to Dissertation Writing

This comprehensive guide covers everything from choosing a topic to finalizing your dissertation.

Local Happenings

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Your Guide to a Faith-Filled and Fun Weekend in Dallas

This list of fun, faith-filled activities for college students in Dallas will bring a spirit of joy, enrichment, and restoration to the weekend.

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Student Groups to Explore at DBU

Dallas Baptist University has numerous student groups and organizations providing a transformative experience that can shape and inform your future.

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Make Your Own College Bucket List with These 20+ Ideas

College is a time for new experiences both in and out of the classroom. This college bucket list will help you make the most of your time on campus.

College Advice

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How DBU Prepares Students for Careers in Engineering

Dallas Baptist University’s Associate of Engineering program provides the foundational knowledge for a career in the fast-growing engineering industry.

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7 Strategies for College Students to Prevent Procrastination

Procrastination is a common difficulty for college students. These seven strategies can help you decrease the habit of putting things off.

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Six Leadership Strategies for College Students

Dallas Baptist University students have multiple leadership activities available. Here are six ways they can develop their leadership skills.

Admissions

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How to Write a Top-Notch College Admissions Essay

A well-written college admissions essay reveals your personality and character to the admissions team. Follow these tips to learn how to write a top-notch essay that allows your strengths to shine.

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College Admissions 101: Simple Tips for High School Students

Applying for college is exciting but can be overwhelming. This college application guide offers helpful tips for navigating the college admissions process.

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The Top Things College Admissions Look for in Students

This list of nine things that college admissions committees look for in future students will help your application stand out above the rest.

Online Programs

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Pros and Cons of Getting a Bachelor's Degree Online

If you’re considering an online bachelor’s degree, you may be wondering if it’s the right decision for you. This list of pros and cons can help you decide.

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What to Know About the Cost of Online vs. In-Person Degrees

Is getting an online college degree cheaper than an in-person degree? Let’s compare costs of an online vs traditional bachelor’s and master’s degrees.

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DBU's Online Degrees: Pros and Cons for Christian Students

Weigh the pros and cons of online learning and see how DBU's online degree programs can help you achieve your goals.

On-Campus Living

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Your Guide to a Faith-Filled and Fun Weekend in Dallas

This list of fun, faith-filled activities for college students in Dallas will bring a spirit of joy, enrichment, and restoration to the weekend.

dallas college students talking at the career fair

Undergraduate College Degrees with the Biggest Financial ROI

With rising college tuition and fees, students may be wondering what undergraduate college majors have the best return on investment (ROI). Here’s what you need to know.

dallas college students covered in color paint posing in volleyball court for a photo

Student Groups to Explore at DBU

Dallas Baptist University has numerous student groups and organizations providing a transformative experience that can shape and inform your future.