Why America’s Business Majors Are in Desperate Need of a Liberal-Arts Education | The Atlantic

From The Atlantic Their degrees may help them secure entry-level jobs, but to advance in their careers, they’ll need much more than technical skills. YONI APPELBAUM | JUN 28, 2016 American undergraduates are flocking to business programs, and finding plenty of entry-level opportunities. But when businesses go hunting for CEOs or managers, “they will say, a …

Oglethorpe Ranked Among Best Colleges for Economics Majors in Georgia

Career website Zippia recently published its rankings for the top colleges in Georgia for economics majors. Oglethorpe University was ranked among the top three institutions in the state with the best opportunities for economics graduates. “Oglethorpe grads command the highest salaries once they leave the economics department for their first jobs,” Zippia cites in its top 10 …

The Piedmont School of Atlanta to Relocate to Oglethorpe University in Summer 2016

The Piedmont School of Atlanta, which serves high-achieving children with autism and other learning and social challenges, will relocate to Oglethorpe University’s historic Brookhaven campus in summer 2016. The school will move from their current location at the Boys & Girls Club on North Druid Hills Road, and lease dedicated classroom space on the garden level of …

Atlanta: The College Grad’s Best Friend | KNOWAtlanta

From KNOWAtlanta: When it comes to reasons why Atlanta is a top city for college students and young professionals, the evidence is in the accolades. Forbes ranks Atlanta on its “Best Cities and Neighborhoods for Millennials” and third “Best City for Young Entrepreneurs.” Quality, competitive education and high quality of life for young professionals is …

Atlanta best city in United States for web developers | Atlanta Business Chronicle

From Atlanta Business Chronicle: “The city too busy to hate” can add another feather to its hat. Austin, Texas-based SpareFoot.com reported Atlanta is the best city in the United States for web developers to move to based on job availability, average annual salary, median home price and median annual rent. The blog noted the Bureau …