Tag: myths

9 College Admission Myths, Busted!

CollegeXpress Student Writer

You've heard a lot about the college search over the years--and we guarantee a lot of what you've heard isn't true. Here are 9 common admission myths cleared up. read more

The Top Three Scholarship Myths

Founder, Thousand Dollar Hour

There are a lot of myths floating around out there regarding college scholarships. "They're only for high school seniors." "It's hard to get scholarships." "Just go to one website." For every scholarship myth you believe, you're costing yourself money--maybe even tens of thousands of dollars! read more

Top 5 Myths About the SAT

Director of SAT Programs, Veritas Prep

From thinking the SAT is the be-all-end-all metric of your college application to believing it's your only admission option, here are a few common myths about that venerated (and feared) standardized test. read more

5 Myths About College Classes

Varsity Tutors Contributing Writer

There are a lot of myths about college academia and unfortunately, many students enter college unaware of them. Time to bust them! 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