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Hocking College Student Finds Her Path In Accounting & Financial Services

by Melinda Casilli

Elizabeth Howard will graduate in May 2022 from Hocking College with an Associate's Degree in Accounting and Financial Services. She is the first generation of her family to ever attend college and the first to earn a degree.

Hocking College Offering Scholarships for Local High School Graduates

by Melinda Casilli

Scholarships at Hocking College

Scholarships are free money that doesn't need to be paid back. According to thinkimpact.com, 58% of students in 2020 used scholarships to help pay for school. They also estimate that there are 1.7 million dollars in scholarships available to students. But many students aren't sure how to qualify for scholarships, where to find them, or how to apply. 

Hocking College Takes the Guesswork Out of Scholarships

At Hocking, students are automatically enrolled in many different scholarships when they apply to the college. Scholarships are awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis. Currently, there are around 50 scholarships available. 

Think you can't afford college? Think again!

by Melinda Casilli

It's no surprise the cost of college has risen faster than inflation. So many students want to go to school but worry about the high price tag. Here at Hocking College, we’ll navigate the cost of college with you and your family. It doesn't have to be intimidating, and we are here to help.

How I Graduated from Hocking College with 2 Degrees using 1 Pell Grant

by Amanda Grinstead

When I decided to go to college, I didn’t know that I would graduate from Hocking College with two associate degrees in a little more than three years: Office Administration and Accounting and Financial Services.

Franklin University Announces Tuition Guarantee

by Tracey A. Maine

On May 18, Franklin University announced it would not raise undergraduate or graduate tuition this year. Students registering for the 2020-21 academic year will receive a tuition guarantee of $398 per undergraduate semester hour and $670 per graduate semester hour until graduation.

US Department of Ed grants temporary relief for federal student loans

by Hocking College Contributing Writer

Earlier this week, the U.S. Department of Education announced a plan that would provide temporary relief to tens of millions of borrowers during the COVID-19 national emergency.

Last-Minute Tax Tips for First-Time Filers

by Tracey A. Maine

The April 15, 2020, deadline to file your 2019 income tax return is quickly approaching!

10 Romantic Movies Inspired by Majors Offered at Hocking College

by Tracey A. Maine

During February many people get in the mood to watch romantic movies in anticipation of Valentine’s Day on Feb. 14.  

How to Beat the High Cost of Attending College

by Tracey A. Maine

According to an article on LinkedIn, the cost of going to college has increased by more than 25% over the past 10 years.

Franklin University Offers Students New Lower Tuition Rates

by Tracey A. Maine

As of Fall 2019, Franklin University reduced its undergraduate tuition rate by 24%, lowering the cost from $526 per credit hour to $398 per credit hour. 

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