5 Easy Ways to Prepare for a Campus Visit

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Student, Heritage Christian School

A campus visit pro shares her top been-there-done-that tips. read more

Secrets to College Success: How to Get Ahead Now and After You Graduate

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Freelance Writer

In college, it can sometimes seem like a handful of students know a few keys to success that you don't. What's their secret? read more

5 Steps to Making Your Final College Decision

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So, you're down to the wire on choosing your college. Time to make some tough decisions. These five steps will help. read more

The 20 Steps of Graduate Research...Told in Cartoons

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Freelance Writer

We put together a handy guide to graduate research. In cartoons. Because we're all adults here and we can use cartoons as a narrative device if we want to. read more

Hidden Scientists: The Coolest Careers You Never Saw Coming

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Freelance Writer

When you imagine a scientist, chances are a white-coated figure working in a lab comes to mind--but it's far from the only option. read more

Undergrad vs. Grad: What to Expect

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Marketing Director, M.B.A. Programs, University of Georgia

Without a doubt, graduate school will be an entirely different experience from your undergraduate life. So, what should you expect? read more

How to Research Colleges if You're an International Student

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Managing Editor, Peterson's & EssayEdge

In order to pick your school, you'll need to rely on open house seminars conducted in your area, feedback from friends and acquaintances who have attended the school, and the Internet. But how do you know that the information is reliable? read more

Seven Tips for International Students Considering Studying in the United States

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Student

An international student shares some of her advice for applying to colleges in the United States and adjusting to life in America. read more

Grad Schools with Famous Professors

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Test Prep Tutor and Writer, Grockit.com

Famous doesn't always equal fabulous, but here are some schools boasting a few famous faces on their staff for you to consider! read more

Tips for Writing an Effective Research Paper

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Freelance Writer

A research paper is basically a type of academic writing that should have theoretical and significant data that has gone through proper in-depth research. Take the five-paragraph expository essays of your high school days and imagine them on a more detailed--more epic--scale! read more