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December 2018 - Majors, Minors, & Concentrations; Focus on Majors: Criminology; Financial Matters: Searching for Scholarships; Understanding & Using Your PSAT Report

November 2018 - Predictive Analytics & Admissions; Focus on Majors: Conflict and Peace Studies; Financial Matters: Maximizing Merit Aid; Current Trends in College Admissions

October 2018 - 7 College Admissions Blunders to Avoid; Focus on Majors: Geology; Financial Matters: The CSS Profile; Show Them Some Love

September 2018Decoding College Application Plans; Focus on Majors: Pre-Law; Financial Matters: Filling the FAFSA; "Doing" High School Well

June 2018 - Adjusting to College Life; Majoring in Landscape Architecture; Talking to Your Kids About Money; How Movies Can Help You Write Better Application Essays

May 2018 - Five Career Planning Ideas for High School Students; Majoring in Art & Design; Does Attending College Still Make Financial Sense? Summer Campus Visits

 

 December 2017SAT or ACT? Deciding Which Test is Right for You; Majoring in Cyber-security; Searching for Scholarships; Religiously-affiliated Colleges

November 2017 - Big Fish or Little Fish; Majoring in Actuarial Science; Financial Matters: Net Price Calculators; Acing that Interview; Should Standardized Tests Be the Standard?

October 2017 Choosing the "Right" Application; Majoring in Psychology; Financial Matters: It's Time to Complete the Financial Aid Forms; Show Your Colleges Some Love

September 2017 - Do Rankings Really Matter?; Majoring in Anthropology; Financial Matters: Keeping College Application Costs in Check; Making the Most of Your High School Years; The Early Application Dilemma

June 2017 - Tips for Surviving Your Freshman Year of College; Majoring in Meteorology; Legal and Financial Issues Before You Depart for College; Writing Great College Essays; Applying Early Decision

December 2016 - Planning on Playing College Sports?; Majoring in Communications; Financial Matters: Write your Way to a College Scholarship; Using PSAT Results in Planning Testing Strategy; Your Applications are In - What Now?

November 2016 - Selective Admissions; Majoring in Animation; Financial Matters: Completing the CSS Profile; Acing the Interview; How Colleges Evaluate Transcripts

October 2016 - Step by Step Guide: the Coalition Application; Majoring in Biomedical Engineering; Financial Matters: Time for a FSA ID; Demonstrating Interest; Considering a Community College?

September 2016 - The Rise in Test Optional Admissions; Majoring in English; Financial Matters: Changes to the Financial Aid Process; The Pros and Cons of Attending a Single Sex College; Impact

Summer 2016 - Why Study Abroad; Majoring in Industrial– Organizational Psychology; Financial Matters: Managing College Finances; The New SAT vs the ACT: How to Choose; Getting Off to a Great Start at College

May 2016 - The Importance of Solid "Safeties;" Majoring in Sociology; Financial Matters: Tax Credits for Higher Education; Considering a Military Academy; Things to Know Before Beginning College

 


April 2018Facts & Myths About Liberal Arts Education; Majoring in Nutritional Sciences; Money Matters: Appealing Your Financial Aid Award; Handling Rejection - Advice for Parents

March 2018Lessons Learned by Parents about Campus Visits; Dual Degrees: 3-2 Engineering Programs; Financial Matters: The Most Generous Colleges; Maximizing Your Summer Break; Wallowing on the Waitlist

February 2018Athletic Recruiting; Majoring in Statistics/Data Science; Financial Matters: Understanding Net Price; Don't Get Caught Up in Senior Slump

January 2018Helping Your Child Succeed; Majoring in Neuroscience; Trends in Student Loans; Searching for  Performing Arts Colleges; After Your Applications Have Been Submitted

 

 

May 2017What Keeps College Admission Officers Up At Night?; Majoring in Urban Planning; Financial Matters: Paying Your College Bill; Making the Most of Your Summer

April 2017 - Social Media - Think Before You Post; Majoring in Electrical Engineering/EE Technology; Financial Matters: Appealing for More Financial Aid; How Parents Can Help Seniors Handle Rejection

March 2017 - College Admissions Courtship; Majoring in Molecular Biology; Financial Matters: Comparing Financial Aid Packages; SAT or ACT? Which is Right for You?

February 2017 - Attending College in Canada; Majoring in Women's Studies; Financial Matters: Low-Cost Ideas for Summer Adventures; The Five "Ps" of Choosing Colleges

January 2017 - The Big University Experience; Majoring in Animal Science; Financial Matters: Watch Out for Scholarship Scams; Avoiding that Dreaded Disease: Senioritis; Need Accommodations for SAT or ACT?

 

April 2016 Portfolio-Based College Applications; Majoring in Gerontology; Financial Matters: Comparing Total Cost of Attendance

March 2016Spring Break College Tours; Majoring in Peace & Justice Studies; Financial Matters: Sources of Merit Scholarships - Part Two; Ideas for a Productive Summer; The Waitlist Blues

February 2016 - What are the Best Extracurricular Activities?; Majoring in International Business; Financial Matters: Sources of College Scholarships - Part One; Set Up a Summer Internship Now; Understanding Rank and GPA

January 2016 - Alternatives in Higher Education; Majoring in Energy Management; Financial Matters: Time to Complete the FAFSA; BA vs. BFA: Which is Right for You?; Athletes and College Recruiting