In October 2005 thousands of students took the SAT. This was not news ...Continue Reading >
Archives for August 2007
More insight into the college admissions process from a college admissions dean
Bruce Poch, the Dean of Admissions at Pomona College in Claremont, ...Continue Reading >
Want to get into a good college? Screw up your application.
Here is an interesting take from another college admissions counselor ...Continue Reading >
College ratings and the middle range of test scores
One of the topics I cover in advising students about finding the right ...Continue Reading >
US News Rankings of Best Colleges
The latest US News college rankings are out and the best colleges for ...Continue Reading >
Study abroad programs continued
There is an article today following up on the New York Times ...Continue Reading >
Do you need a summer academic program before applying to college?
Students often wonder if they need to participate in a summer program ...Continue Reading >
Some colleges are being compensated for their students use of study abroad programs
For many students the opportunity to study abroad during their college ...Continue Reading >
Taking a year off from college
Taking a year off before starting college, known as a gap year, has ...Continue Reading >
College Admissions Counseling for $200,000?
Recently there was an article about a college admission consultant ...Continue Reading >