Category: College prep

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

How CLEP Testing Can Earn Students College Credit
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How CLEP Testing Can Earn Students College Credit

Hallie Underwood Hallie Underwood- May 25, 2021 0

Your child may be wondering how to get a head start on earning college credit. They may want to spend less time and money earning ... Read More

Top Ten Books About College Admissions
College prep

Top Ten Books About College Admissions

Mindy Trotta Mindy Trotta- April 27, 2021 0

There are many college admissions books that families can turn to as they search for good, solid advice on the process. These books can be ... Read More

What Is a Good PSAT Score?
College prep

What Is a Good PSAT Score?

Hallie Underwood Hallie Underwood- February 16, 2021 0

For many students, the Preliminary SAT (PSAT) is taken at least once in high school to prepare for the SAT. However, those who take the ... Read More

Best-Selling College Guides
College prep

Best-Selling College Guides

Julia Lynn Rubin Julia Lynn Rubin- February 12, 2021 0

With thousands of US colleges and universities to choose from, it’s no wonder students and parents alike find the application process to be daunting. There’s ... Read More

Junior Year – 11th Grade College Planning Checklist
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Junior Year – 11th Grade College Planning Checklist

Regina Beach Regina Beach- February 4, 2021 0

If it's your child’s junior year in high school, you'll want to read this. Last year's pandemic threw a huge wrench into everyone's plans, but ... Read More

Bribery and the Scholarship Application Process
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Bribery and the Scholarship Application Process

Karen Sosnoski Karen Sosnoski- January 28, 2021 0

On top of homework, extracurriculars, internships, or jobs, and the stress of deadlines, chores, and fitting in social activities, it’s no wonder some students are ... Read More

How Colleges Calculate Your High School GPA
College Admissions

How Colleges Calculate Your High School GPA

Maria Tzavidis Maria Tzavidis- January 7, 2021 0

The movement for colleges toward being test-optional has gained momentum over the last ten years. With COVID-19 changing this year’s high school experience, the trend ... Read More

University of Notre Dame Merit Scholarships
College Admissions

University of Notre Dame Merit Scholarships

Road2College Road2College- December 16, 2020 0

Finding individual college merit scholarship information can take a lot of time. Instead, we’ve gathered the statistics you need to know about University of Notre ... Read More

The Pros and Cons of Attending a Community College Before a University
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The Pros and Cons of Attending a Community College Before a University

Julia Lynn Rubin Julia Lynn Rubin- December 15, 2020 0

When your child thinks of the typical college freshman experience, they might envision moving into a dorm room or rushing a fraternity or sorority. Yet ... Read More