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New degrees offer students a wide range of career choices

New degrees proposed by Western give its students a new perspective. Missouri Western currently offers over 100 different majors and 41 minors to its students.  That’s about to change, as various departments are considering new degrees. Students will soon be able to earn a B.A. in International Studies. “What we wanted to do was develop a degree from several different... Read More

Unemployment woes facing those with college degrees

Anxiety always runs high for college graduates, with the prospect of having to cope with a laundry list of new responsibilities, including finding that first “real job.” As commencement for December graduates was nearing the unemployment rate for the well-educated was on the rise, according to reports from the Bureau for Labor Statistics, reaching 5.1%, its highest point since the... Read More