Maizie Simpson

What Makes Students Happy and Successful? (Infographic)

Academic success plays a large role in guaranteeing happiness and success later on in your life. Did you know, for example, that your life expectancy increases with your level of education? Or that people with a college degree are more likely to say they are “very happy” than those without one?

Because the way you approach academics can affect your future in a big way, our friends at Happify created a guide to becoming a happy and successful student. Check out their awesome infographic below to discover the certain qualities and behaviors that help students thrive in school and beyond.

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Happify is a website and app dedicated to building happiness skills through scientifically designed activities and games. Learn more on their website.

This infographic originally appeared on Happify.


  • Maizie Simpson

    Maizie writes about Magoosh and gets others to talk about Magoosh. A graduate of the University of Arizona (Bear Down!) with a BA in Journalism, she loves nuanced grammar rules, learning strange languages, and traveling to new places. She has an unnatural obsession with Middle Eastern politics and Mexican food.