Tag: college search

Is the SAT/ACT Worth It With New Test-Optional Policies?

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With so many schools going test-optional due to the pandemic, students are wondering if standardized testing is worth it. Here's what one expert has to say! read more

What's a Student-Faculty Ratio and Why Does It Matter?

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

You'll read a lot about student-faculty ratios during your college search, but do they even matter? Find out what it means and why you should care here! read more

Great Education and Teaching Colleges in the Midwest

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Looking for great teaching programs? Check out these colleges and universities in the Midwestern US that offer exceptional academics in education and teaching. read more

Spotlight on 6 Colleges Supportive of LGBTQ+ Students

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Senior Assistant Editor & Counselor Communications Coordinator

In honor of Pride Month, we're sharing six great colleges and universities that are particularly supportive of LGBTQ+ students. Check them out! read more

How to Team Up With Your Friends on the College Search

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Teaming up on the college search with friends can make the process a lot less daunting and more fun! Here's how to go about it and be supportive to avoid conflict. read more

First-Gen Students: How to Navigate the College Search

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Northwestern University

Being a first-generation student makes the college search overwhelming without a parent to guide you, but you can own your admission process. Here's how! read more

Great Colleges in the Southeast for Transfer Students

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Trying to find the right college for you the second time around? Here are some great options in the Southeastern US for transfer students. read more

Great Christian Colleges and Universities in the Midwest

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Hoping to join a campus community that values both spiritual and academic integrity? These Christian colleges in the Midwest could be a great fit for you! read more

6 Common Misconceptions About US Colleges and Universities

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, India

US higher education is world-renowned and international students come to America for school every year, but there are some misconceptions that need debunking. read more

Top 10 Lessons Learned in the Pandemic Admission Cycle

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Founder and President, College Bound Mentor

There's a lot we've learned about college admission from the pandemic. Here's a look at the top 10 lessons to carry with you from this application cycle. read more