Choosing to continue your education at accredited colleges can help ensure that the degree you earn will be recognized by employers, professional associations, and graduate schools. But simply choosing any school with accreditation is not enough to get the most out of your higher ed experience. Based on your intended field of study, you may need to also consider programmatic accreditation, and regional versus national accreditation — all of this on top of the usual legwork involved in researching schools.
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