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What Happens to People Who Go To Colleges No One Has Ever Heard Of?

I think that there are a lot of families out there that would like to drop out of the race…

9 months ago

Why YOU Should Care About College Graduation Rates

When high school students start looking for colleges to apply to, they rarely consider college graduation rates. Even with the…

10 months ago

3 Hooks in College Admissions

Trying to figure out your “hook” for college admissions? In general, a college hook refers to the element of your…

10 months ago

3 Cheapest Colleges by Graduation Rates

(Skip to the end to see the list of top three college by graduation rates.) When trying to identify the…

10 months ago

The Truth About Rejection by Elite Colleges

I think that the greatest unacknowledged truth in college admissions is that if you’re good enough to get into an…

11 months ago

3 Reasons Why Your Kid’s Good Grades Won’t Pay for College

Most people know that good grades will get you into college. And maybe if they’re good enough (along with an…

11 months ago

Cutting College Costs: 273 Community Colleges with Dorms

(I’ve updated the number of community colleges with dorms with data available from IPEDS in March, 2023.) As families recoil…

12 months ago

Harvard Scholarships: No Such Thing

By no such thing as Harvard Scholarships, I mean no such thing as Harvard Merit Scholarships. So if you’re thinking…

12 months ago

126 Hardest Colleges to Get Into

(See the list for 2022 at the end of the post.) What are the hardest colleges to get into? Anyone…

1 year ago

Cheapest Out-of-State Colleges in 34 States

(The Cheapest Out-of-State Colleges List has been updated for the latest data available in September of 2022.) Back when I was…

1 year ago