Tag: public schools

Comparing Public Colleges: Big vs. Small Schools


You probably know the saying "big fish in a small pond." What about small fish in a big pond? Or medium-sized ponds? Old adages aside, school size and student population can greatly influence your university experience. read more

Public Colleges and Universities: The Right Fit for You

Senior Associate Director of Admissions, University of Georgia

As a high school student, you probably have information from colleges and universities waiting in your mailbox every day. Yet, with approximately 4,000 colleges in the United States--and it may seem like every one of them has contacted you already--it can be hard to figure out which school is the perfect one for you. read more

How do you help students for whom college seems too expensive?


Education! It is important to educate students and parents that they can't afford not to go to college. read more

What are some of the challenges you face as a high school guidance counselor, and how do overcome them?


Time is my biggest challenge! How do I serve all my students and parents and juggle all my responsibilities? read more