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You will learn on the computer in today’s time, eventually. That is just ... Read More
Keeping up with school, work, family and finding time for self is hectic. However, this... Read More
As a student you may want to know a few ways to stay focused even... Read More
Maybe you know a visual learner. Hi, my name is Mariama and I’m a visual... Read More
After you’ve completed eight-teen years of school (provided you went to daycare as ... Read More
USCI offers many certificate programs and specific degree types. When you enroll at the Institute, take it... Read More
Congratulations, now you have a new skill! Now you need to get a license to practice or use your new... Read More
Blue prints are best when planning. For the year 2017 you need a study blueprint. This will help you plan your time for... Read More
We often need time away from difficult or stressful situations such as work, education, sometimes family, and the ultimate test, life. It’s good to get away sometimes and strengthen and rebuild yourself. We all know difficult situations can... Read More
The healthcare industry is expanding and that means more doctors, physicians, nurses, CNA’s, assistants and capable staff are needed. As a medical billing... Read More
You know those surprise interruptions, time consuming inconveniences or execution of plan B’s and C’s? We all have challenges when it comes to education such as the babysitter calls out due to a nasty cold or your laptop crashing. Sometimes we go through changes at the job when... Read More
Between caring for myself, working and school, I relish in the time between study periods. Like many hard workers, I tend to think, “I deserve it!” when it comes to a nice study break. During the infamous study break there is time to take a nap, grab a bite to eat or just take a five... Read More
Let me begin by saying that enrolling is the hard part once you’ve made the choice to go back to school. Afterwards, you have so many resources and items at your fingertips. For the most part you have total freedom when it comes to online education. Especially with USCI's study at your... Read More
Maybe you have been out of school due to circumstances out of your control. Maybe you thought school was not for you. Maybe you had to trade the books in for a dream job. Maybe your finances wouldn’t allow you to continue. Or it could have been a mixture... Read More
These days, there are a ton of job opportunities that allow employees to work from home, especially in technical fields like medical transcription or billing. And for some people, including stay-at-home parents, seniors or people with disabilities, a job that allows them to work from home can be life-changing. Consider... Read More
The postsecondary landscape is always changing, and these days, with the advent of virtual learning, there are more education options than ever before. One other postsecondary norm that’s changing? It isn’t just high school graduates and millennials who are taking advantage of the many college degrees and certificate options that... Read More
Returning to school for me after a number of years has had many facets to it. I have gone through a gamut of emotions while embarking upon my Medical Coding and Billing journey. My feelings have ranged from feeling a little apprehensive to very excited. When embarking on anything new... Read More
By: Tiffany - I am a current Medical Coding and Billing student at U.S. Career Institute. I chose the Medical Coding and Billing program because I desire to have a more lucrative career to help support my family. In addition, I wanted to be able to utilize many of the clerical... Read More
By: Mariama - Where’s the highlighter? Oh no, I know it’s around here somewhere. Let me look one more… “Waaah Waaah Wahh hhh!” Ring-Ring, Ring-Ring, oh just a second baby. Hello? Yes sir, yes sir, I can cover tonight, that’s no problem, sure thing, good bye. Waaahh, Waah. Its okay little... Read More
Online learning affords stay-at-home parents the opportunity to continue their education. As much of a blessing as it might be to many nontraditional students, it doesn’t mean there aren’t unique challenges attached. Between raising kids, housework or maintenance and other distractions, the process of earning a degree or certificate is... Read More
It snowed here recently. When I looked out of my window, instead of seeing green grass, our lawn was covered in a blanket of white. Even though it was a light dusting, the snow served as a reminder once again that the seasons are constantly changing. This is true of... Read More
Marketing is an ever-changing industry, constantly adjusting to new technologies and trends – and that’s just one reason it’s so cool. Marketing jobs are as varied as can be, with openings in every industry imaginable, from fashion to tech, health care and more. If you’re the kind of person who can think creatively... Read More
Today’s technology allows students to use a number of tools that were unavailable in years past. These new study aids include audio CDs and apps that can be used on both computers and smartphones. But there are other ways to enhance your learning experience, too. There are a variety of... Read More
There are a great deal of careers that require specialized knowledge and detailed training, and they’re often in highly technical fields like health care, computers or criminal justice. That’s why many students opt for specialized career training rather than pursuing associate or bachelor’s degrees. Career training programs, also called career certificate programs,... Read More