Focus on Juniors Articles
Your college admissions process is gearing up now - more than ever, and it is only going to intensify from here on out.
Cost, location and admissions are only some of the factors you should consider in making the decision of what type of college will suit you best.
Now is the time to start thinking about how you’ll approach the essay prompts – it’s never too early to start thinking about college admissions!
Make your summer count - attend a summer program!
Since most colleges have schedules that differ from high schools, visiting on your spring break is a great tactic because you'll get to see the school while there's still life on campus.
When it comes to paying for college, public colleges often offer the most affordable tuition prices. Some states, however, offer better deals than others.
Use this list to keep your college process on track this month.
These steps can help you create your own personalized snapshot of schools you’re considering and whether or not you should continue to consider them at all.
At the end of the day, it’s wise to determine your main priorities and examine all schools you’re interested in, public and private, to see which best match what you’re looking for in your college experience.
Unless you earned a perfect score on the ACT or SAT last time, you might benefit from a revamped and redesigned approach to test prep this year.
January is the start of a New Year and a new semester. Which means, you have the unique advantage of a fresh start in more than one way! How cool is that?
As a high school junior, you've got a lot going on - and even more ahead.
You need to focus more than ever before on your studies, which classes you choose to take and how much you devote to preparing for standardized testing and college research outside the classroom.
Improve your ACT science score with these four helpful tips.
If there’s a question you have that’s not on the list – make sure you ask it!
Now is the time to evaluate what you can do this month to continue your focus on the college planning process.
It's important to remember that the sooner you begin mapping out your own individualized plan for the college admissions process, the sooner you'll be on your way to college success!
Make a strategy on how you’ll approach this semester - and follow it.
Academics are important, but they aren't everything!
By taking AP courses, you’re demonstrating to the college that you are able to handle a college level course while you’re still in high school.