Tips for Job Interviews in the field of Health Care

As a professional entering the field of health care, there is a lot to consider when searching for a new position. Graduating from the Allen School of Health Sciences, you can feel confident knowing you are equipped for employment across the health care industry. The proper credentials and experience gained with graduating from the Allen […] Read More

Success in School & Positive Thinking

Can you really change your life just by thinking positive thoughts? Is this some sort of hipster feel-good stuff that has no concept of reality? Unfortunately, that seems to be the attitude of a lot of people. The truth, though, is this: “The mind is everything. What you think, you become.”– The Buddha And it’s […] Read More

Graduate Spotlight Blog: Adam Craig

Adam Craig For recent Allen School graduate Adam Craig, attending The Allen School was about more than just completing his education. With several years of experience in the field and a drive to continuously improve his professional skill set, Adam wanted to be part of a community of learners that shared his passion for making a difference […] Read More

Plan of Action for Students Seeking Success in Health Care

Strategic plans are tools that many students use to keep themselves successful and on track. A strategic plan is a roadmap for success. You can use the same sort of plan to establish a route to academic success in school. The plan may involve a strategy for achieving success in a single year or for […] Read More

Why Moms Like You Are Choosing to Go Back to School

A better tomorrow begins with a single step. By going back to school, you’re investing in your dreams. You’re working towards a goal that can positively impact your family’s livelihood. However, as a mother, by going back to school you’re not only actualizing your own educational and career goals—you’re also inspiring your children to believe […] Read More

Allen School Graduate Spotlight: Justine Lujan

Justine Lujan Graduate Have you ever dreamed of pursuing a career in the healthcare industry? Maybe you’ve always envisioned yourself working in the medical field, or perhaps you’ve just recently discovered a passion for helping others. For recent Allen School graduate Justine Lujan, a lifelong interest in the health sciences blossomed into a rewarding career path, thanks to […] Read More

Most Common Challenges Facing Adults Going Back to School

Choosing to return to school can be a life-changing decision, whether it’s been one year since you graduated or a decade since you sat in a classroom.   There are significant challenges posed to adults who decide to pursue education. The good news is these challenges are being recognized by many educational institutions, and non-traditional […] Read More

Ways to Manage Student Stress

School can be challenging even for the most relaxed students. For many it’s the first time living away from family, friends and home. But there are things you can do to keep the worry at bay.  Student stress can be caused by a number of factors, including: Loneliness, homesickness or relationship difficulties Struggling to save […] Read More

Time Management Tips – Works, Kids, Family – How to do it all…

Any parent knows going back to school can be challenging. Schedules are more rigid with more packed into them like work schedules, class time, homework and childcare. It can be a lot to balance for anyone, but for parents who are also students it can be near impossible at times. That doesn’t just mean trying […] Read More

Tips on Never Giving Up

J.K. Rowling, Lady Gaga & Jeff Bezos…….. What do these three people have in common?  They never gave up on their dream. Their stories are about resilience in the face of rejection. So what do you do if you don’t get the job for which you have studied, prepared and interviewed for?  Keep on trying!  […] Read More