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How to provide the support your child needs throughout the admissions process.
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.
By taking a few simple steps before the SAT, you can set your mind at ease and increase your chances of success.
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.
Academics are important, but they aren't everything!
It’s important to find standardized test dates for the SAT and ACT that work for your schedule and sign up before the deadlines!
January is the start of a New Year <i>and</i> a new semester. Which means, you have the unique advantage of a fresh start in more than one way! How cool is that?
You've got 99 problems but tuition isn't one at these schools!
Where can you find these discounted tuition prices? Apparently, the higher the acceptance rate, the better the odds of obtaining these tuition price deals.
Take advantage of the winter to see what sort of temperatures you will likely battle, as well as how each campus defines the “winter blues.”
Take a look at what’s changing on the exam so you can be better prepared.
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.
November is a pivotal time of year for high school seniors - and we’re not just talking turkey.
Why should you prepare for the PSAT? The primary reasons are simple – to potentially gain scholarships and to definitely gain practice for your college entrance exams.
This year, take the time at the beginning of each month to evaluate what you can do to continue your focus on the college admissions process.
Now is the time to evaluate what you can do this month to continue your focus on the college planning process.
When he or she comes to you (as most smart students do) asking you to help edit his or her personal statement, don’t panic!
Instead of going into debt, perhaps you should consider a work college.
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