Tag: the college search

13 Ways to Improve Your College Admission Luck

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Education Writer

You have more power than you think when it comes to your college applications. Follow these tips to increase your chances of admission to your dream school! read more

3 Easy Ways to Make Your Resume Stand Out to Colleges

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College Counselor and Tutor, Moon Prep

Admission to top schools continues to get more competitive. How can you make your college application stand out? Here are three ways to set your resume apart. read more

How to Craft the Perfect High School Resume

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

A well-crafted resume can help you stand out to prospective colleges. Read on to learn how to craft a stellar student resume. read more

Can I study science at a liberal arts college?

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Yes, nearly every liberal arts college will offer some majors in science disciplines and many offer interdisciplinary programs like biochemistry, neuroscience and/or environmental studies. Along with the science, you get a well-rounded exposure to other disciplines. read more

When Should I Start Thinking About Colleges?

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The experts weigh in on when high school student should start thinking about college (and when to begin their college search!). read more

How Does a Summer Program Affect the College Search?

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Director of College Counseling for Collegewise of Millburn; Program Manager for Recruitment, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

When college admission officers are evaluating your application, one of the characteristics they look for in you is initiative and another is love of learning. read more

Helpful College Search Tips From a High School Senior

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Here are the top college search tips that really helped one high school senior on her way to choosing a university. read more

How to Choose Between 2 Similar Colleges

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

You've cut your final college list down to two, but they're both so similar! Here's what you should consider if you're having a hard time deciding between schools. read more

Should I Be Worried About College as a High School Freshman?

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Director of Communications, The Commonwealth School

Should you be worried about college now, as an incoming high school freshman? No! But you should be thinking about college (at least a little bit). read more