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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

5 Reason to Use The New York Times Build Your Own College Rankings…and 4 Things to Watch Out For

Should you use The New York Times Build Your Own College Rankings? Let's face it, just because it's from The…

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

Top 3 Cheapest Colleges by Acceptance Rates

(See list of cheapest colleges by acceptance rates at end of post.) Budget, affordable, bargain, best value are all different…

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

The Complete Scholarship Guide: Everything You Need to Know

Paying college with scholarships isn't as simple as it sounds. What are College Scholarships? What are the Scholarship Types? Examples…

12 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