Savini Duo Leads SFX Department on SyFy’s Z Nation

Many students who pass through Tom Savini’s Special Make-up Effects program do so with the hope that one day they could be working on the set of a major motion picture or hit television series.  For DEC graduates Tess Laeh and Logan Tobia, their hard...

Protecting your privacy when applying for financial aid

Protecting your privacy online is a hot topic these days. It is more important than ever before to safeguard your personal information while using social websites to prevent your information from being sold and then eventually used against you. When applying for financial aid, you’re already...

Do what you love

As the saying goes, “If you choose a job you love, you’ll never work a day in your life.” Douglas Education Center Cosmetology Academy graduate Gina Mosco can definitely attest to that. “I think I’m so lucky that I found something that I love because I...

All in the family

[caption id="attachment_27922" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Cosmetology Graduate Jade Morriston[/caption] Family definitely influences decisions for us all. No one knows you like your family does and luckily they’re sometimes willing to give you the push in the right direction you’ve been waiting for. [caption id="attachment_27923" align="alignright" width="222"] Jade Morriston,...

Student loan consolidation: What is it and do you need it?

Student loan repayment can be a tricky thing. Loan consolidation can help you out but how do you know if you need it? One thing to consider is if your total student loan debt is larger than $30,000 you may need the help of student loan...

Never just a number at Douglas

For a school as unique as Douglas Education Center it can be hard to describe to prospective students and parents. The best descriptions can come from our graduates; students who’ve experienced DEC first hand and can best explain why DEC is anything but ordinary. [caption id="attachment_27890"...

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