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It Takes More Than Rankings to Find Good Colleges

Why? Because it all depends on how you define "good" colleges. And that's the problem. How do you know what…

Looking for a list of colleges that…?

If you're planning to create a college list, take a look at some existing lists before starting. It's possible that…

Who Pays for a College Athlete’s Health Care?

All college athletes are required by the NCAA to have healthcare insurance. The NCAA does not mandate colleges to pay…

50-50 Profile: University of Mississippi

University of Mississippi -Public Oxford, Mississippi 22,456 (18,007 undergraduates) Does College Size Matter? (more…)

50-50 Highlights: Colleges in Chicago

Students looking for the big city attractions shouldn’t overlook colleges in Chicago. It’s the 3rd largest city in the United…

50-50 Profile: St. Mary’s College of Maryland

St. Mary's College of Maryland-Public St. Mary's City, Maryland 1,582 (1,552 undergraduates) Does College Size Matter? (more…)

DIY College Rankings: Where to Start

As I went through the college search process with my son, I was constantly amazed at the way numbers are…

Getting Recruited: What You Might Have Forgotten

It's easy to get caught up in the recruiting process. You'll spend some time chasing a shiny that turns out…

Strength and Conditioning Programs for Incoming College Athletes

If you read any books on college athletic recruiting, you’ll come across a section that discusses the biggest surprises to…

50-50 Profile: University of Minnesota-Morris

University of Minnesota-Morris -Public Morris, Minnesota 1,552 (all undergraduates) Does College Size Matter? (more…)

College Essay Examples: What Works, Why, and How

(If you just want to see the list of college essay examples-keep scrolling to the table.) It’s easy for students to…