Author: Kevin Newton

After pursuing his dream master's degree at the University of London, Kevin Newton found himself spending as much time helping friends find ways to pursue degrees in Europe as he did working. To that end, he founded An Education Abroad to help other American high school students realize the advantages of earning degrees in Europe. To learn more, follow him on Twitter @BA_abroad or visit www.aneducationabroad.com.

Could Class Ranking Help Your Child’s Application?
High school to college

Could Class Ranking Help Your Child’s Application?

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- July 6, 2021 0

As the current pandemic calls the role of standardized tests into question at many colleges across the country, other data points for applicants are being ... Read More

Start Here for Everything You Need to Know About Admissions and Financial Aid
College Admissions

Start Here for Everything You Need to Know About Admissions and Financial Aid

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- June 15, 2021 0

Deciding where to go to college, and how to pay for it, are two of the most important decisions that someone will make in their ... Read More

To Declare or Not to Declare a Major: Does it Matter?
College prep

To Declare or Not to Declare a Major: Does it Matter?

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- May 27, 2021 0

Wondering whether your student should declare a major when applying to college? You’re in good company. In a presentation with R2C founder Debbie Schwartz, Rebecca ... Read More

Which Is Better: AP or IB?
College Credits in High School

Which Is Better: AP or IB?

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- May 18, 2021 0

For high school students who are interested in exploring a given topic at the college level, a number of different options are available. Dual enrollment ... Read More

Is Test Prep Necessary in a Test-Optional World?
ACT Prep

Is Test Prep Necessary in a Test-Optional World?

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- May 4, 2021 0

Chances are that few letters strike more fear into your child’s heart than ACT or SAT. For decades, these standardized tests have played the role ... Read More

Why You Should Research a College’s Career Service Center Before Enrolling
College Search

Why You Should Research a College’s Career Service Center Before Enrolling

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- April 29, 2021 0

There’s a lot to consider when helping your child make the best possible decision on where to go to college. From majors offered to Greek ... Read More

Division 3 Athletic Scholarships and Your Student-Athlete
College Sports

Division 3 Athletic Scholarships and Your Student-Athlete

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- April 22, 2021 0

If you are the parent of a serious student-athlete, then chances are you’re becoming familiar with the scholarship policies of schools at various levels of ... Read More

QuestBridge Scholarship—The Ultimate Need-Based Aid
Scholarships

QuestBridge Scholarship—The Ultimate Need-Based Aid

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- April 15, 2021 0

For families with low incomes, the stress of paying for college can be intimidating. This is even more true for families whose children may be ... Read More

College Admissions Numbers in 2021: Looking to 2022
College Admissions

College Admissions Numbers in 2021: Looking to 2022

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- April 9, 2021 0

No other years in recent history have been as seismic in their impact on college admissions, and indeed education as a whole, as 2020 and ... Read More

A Well-Thought-Out College List: How to Narrow Down Which Schools to Apply To
College Search

A Well-Thought-Out College List: How to Narrow Down Which Schools to Apply To

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- April 1, 2021 1

With thousands of colleges throughout the United States, beginning the college search process can be bewildering. Chances are it is just a matter of time ... Read More