March 16, 2011
Canada has always been one of the preferred education centre for students all over the world. Canadian Universities are known for offering quality education, which is accessible to worldwide students .
February 10, 2011
Admission application to colleges can be a tricky affair. In between the hustle-bustle of admission notifications and various admission notices, there happen to be quite a few things that the ..
November 09, 2008
1. Take it early. If possible, take the SAT at the beginning of junior year. This way, you will be able to do the bulk of the studying for it over the summer at a more leisurely pace, and studying ..
September 09, 2008
According to the College Board, students who pursue the most rigorous plan of study in high school have the greatest chance for success in college. University and college admissions officers also ..
August 10, 2008
You may wonder if all the extra hassle of AP (Advanced Placement) and IB (International Baccalaureate) courses is worth the result - do colleges really favor students who have followed these ..
August 05, 2008
Many college applicants feel that life would be made simpler, or admissions officers would look on them more favorably, if they engaged the services of a private counselor. You may have seen success ..
July 28, 2008
Picture This: You've completed your college application. You breathe a sigh of relief as you click “Submit" or drop the envelope in the mail. Your application and all of your supporting ..
July 17, 2008
Millions of parents are flocking to local stores to buy school supplies. This annual ritual is much different than it has been in the past. The rising cost of gas, food and school supplies is digging .
July 13, 2008
Community colleges are becoming a popular option for many students, especially those for whom a traditional college course is beyond their academic or financial means. A recent study conducted by the .
July 09, 2008
Summer is an unusual time to talk about money for college. Most parents and students are thinking about how much fun they are having at their family reunion, Disney World or Ocean City. While life is .
July 09, 2008
The globalization of the world and rapid changes in industry is inspiring more adults to enroll in accelerated degree programs. What is an accelerated degree program? The accelerated degree program ..
July 09, 2008
Over the years college graduates have developed their greatest level of stress thinking about how they will be viewed during the first day at work. It's a relief to find a new job but it can also be ..
July 06, 2008
One common reason that people failed their application to further studies is because they are not hungry enough for career improvement. How come people are able to move their way to the top while ..
July 05, 2008
Over 75% of college catalogs are fraudulent. Evidence is found in the photos. Look carefully at the catalogs you get in your mailbox. How many include photos of black and Asian students? Nearly all ..
June 28, 2008
Here are the 4 key objectives of a first college visit; this assumes you will be impressed with the results of your visit, which will require a second visit with a different strategy. 1. Show up ..
June 25, 2008
When making applications to colleges, students often find that going to visit the campus of any potential college is one of the most important deciding factors in their college search. It's essential .
June 22, 2008
Your college search is a major production, and everyone you know has a role to play. For the show to run smoothly, all the players must know their roles and receive proper direction. Your parents, ..
June 17, 2008
Choosing a college can be daunting. By now you have realized there are a lot of colleges out there. In fact, there are more than 3,000 colleges across the country and it may feel like everyone has ..
June 15, 2008
What do you want to be when you grow up? What college do you want to go to? These are related questions, and if you still don't know the answer to either question, don't worry - you're not alone. ..
May 21, 2008
Here is a top 10 list for test prep, college admissions and college applications during the summer before your senior year. The list also should help students before they apply to colleges: (1) ..
May 12, 2008
What if things do NOT go like you planned? What if you are rejected or waitlisted at your first choice? Here are some ideas that may help overcome these challenges. First, create a plan B. Pick the ..
April 17, 2008
There are several college admissions myths which should be exposed before you apply. These myths often scare certain students from applying to the best schools. Never limit yourself from applying to ..
April 17, 2008
So, you've studied hard and volunteered, what's next? An important admissions criteria that colleges have adapted is the personal statement. Your personal statement is your only chance to have a ..
April 16, 2008
Students in 8th grade will soon be leaving middle school and looking forward to a relaxing summer before they start high school in the Fall. The last thing on their minds will be looking beyond high ..
March 13, 2008
Many different factors go into the reasons students are accepted in different schools. Most of these factors have a lot to do with the student's GPA in high school, extracurricular activities such as .