Associate to Bachelor’s: Finishing College in Nashua


Granite State College student at graduation.

“I want to graduate by the time I’m 25.” This was the goal that Jessica set for herself when she began her college journey. She used this goal to fuel to power through the long hours, late nights, and sacrifice that came with balancing a college education while supporting herself, and her young son. I became a mother at the … Read MoreRead More

Your Transition from Military to College Made Easy


Transition from military to college: Granite State College.

Are you thinking about a new career? Or advancing your post-military career? In today’s tight job market, experience alone is not enough. While there is nothing in the world like military experience, it can be hard for civilian employers to understand. A college degree shows that you’ve mastered the knowledge in your chosen field, and can help you stand out … Read MoreRead More

Masters in Project Management student creates Resource Guide for Veterans


In front of an audience filled with Graduate Studies faculty, alumni, loved ones, and Granite State College staff, six graduate students presented their M.S. Capstone presentations. The students represented diverse industries, including education, marketing, nonprofit, public service, and entrepreneurial startups. Among these students was Grisel, who is pursuing her masters in Project Management. Grisel’s capstone chronicled her experience creating a … Read MoreRead More

Top 10 Reasons Granite State College is Great for Working Moms


Mother and student at Granite State College poses with her young daughter.

As a working mom, you don’t have much free time. Your life is divided between career and family. A normal day starts early, ends late, and is typically full of dramas, deadlines, and an occasional commotion. Is it gratifying? You bet! Can it be a bit overwhelming? Absolutely. But, you deserve, and can have, a fulfilling family life and a … Read MoreRead More

Alumni Update: Heather becomes a teacher


Alumni and teacher at Granite State College.

We recently had the opportunity to get an update from Heather, a bright and inspiring recent alumna! Please enjoy this guest blog directly from Heather and learn more about what she has been doing since finishing her degree.Read More