public colleges and universities

8 articles tagged with "public colleges and universities"

Breaking Down Important State Guaranteed Admission Systems for You

Some states want to boost their residents' opportunities by offering guaranteed admission to in-state public colleges. Here are the programs to know about!

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Freelance Writer

What Life Is Really Like at a Big Public University

There are many types of schools to consider in your college search: large, small, public, private, etc. Here's what it's like to attend a big public university.

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Florida State University

6 Factors to Find Your Best-Fit Public College

A public college or university is a great choice for your college journey. But how do you choose the right one for you? Here's some advice to figure it out.

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Former Executive Director of Admission, University of Colorado Boulder

Everything You Need to Know About Out-of-State Tuition

What's in-state vs. out-of-state tuition? Why is out-of-state so much more expensive? And how can you receive the in-state price? Read on for all the answers!

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, The University of Texas at Austin

How to Sell Your Parents on Out-of-State Colleges

College should be a home away from home. But what do you do when it's really far from home? You make sure your parents are on board and comfortable too!

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Top Tips for Applying to Big Colleges

It's easy to fall through the cracks when applying to large public colleges. One high school senior offers his top tips to help students navigate the process and stand out among the tens of thousands of other applicants.

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Big or Small? How School Size Affects Your Public College Experience

You're thinking of attending a public college—that's great! But have you decided large or small? Learn about how campus size impacts your college life.

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Freelance Writer

What's the Difference Between a Community and State College?

You may have heard the terms community college and state school thrown around, but what's the difference between the two? Our experts have the answers you need.

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