Tag: college myths

How to Spot Crazy College Admission Myths

College Counselor, Collegewise

Everyone knows some crazy college admission stories about their friend's cousin twice removed. But which ones are true and what are just good yarns? Here's how to spot the difference! read more

True or False? Clearing Up College Myths


We took a look at the most common myths about college, from getting scholarships with a low GPA to whether or not admission counselors really read your essays. So keep reading to find out what's true...and what's totally false. read more

College Myths Exposed

Senior Assistant Editor, Carnegie Communications

If you have a child going off to college in the near future, you've probably already started thinking about the "worst" that can happen. Well, I have some good news . . . college isn't as scary as you might think! read more