Tag: class schedules

Improving Your College Competitiveness: What Classes to Take Each Year of High School

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

It's no secret that honors and AP courses look great on college applications. Here are some other ways to maximize your class schedule each year of high school. read more

Tips for Choosing Your Senior Year Schedule

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Choosing a class schedule for senior year can be a daunting task. Here's how to strike a balance between all your options. read more

How to Graduate on Time as a Transfer Student

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Assistant Director of Admission, Concordia University, St. Paul

Years ago, if students decided to transfer from one college to another, it probably meant they could not transfer all their earned credits to the new college. In recent years, there has been a large growth in transfer student populations, and colleges and universities have recognized these students' unique needs. read more

Upgrade Your Study Habits

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Freelance Writer

College isn't high school 2.0. Here's what you need to know about upgrading your study habits. read more

Interview Series: Q&A with Saxophone player, Hart Linker

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Assistant Editor

Today, Hart says you can find him jump-starting his career by recording his first solo album. He will be going on tour in 2012 with the help of some corporate sponsorships. While Hart is not recording, he is influencing the lives of future musicians and saxophonists by teaching private music lessons at Carere Music, Inc. located in Atlanta, Georgia. read more

Guide Freshmen Through the Next Four Years

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Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

As a college counselor, you can play a pivotal role in keeping your students grounded and focused on their future early on. This post and next, I'll be discussing just a few of the many ways you can help your freshmen make the most of their vital but fleeting high school years. read more

How to Learn from Others

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Educational Consultant, Research Psychologist, and Writer

Humans are better than any other animals at learning from one another. Take advantage of this superpower and learn from as many people as you can. At least, learn the good things and not the bad stuff. read more