Great College Advice guides students attending selective private and public high schools in college selection, college admission, and college applications.
SAT. ACT. SAT2. TOEFL. PSAT. PLAN. These tests loom large in the college admissions process. And no other aspect of the process generates as many questions—and anxieties—as the standardized tests. On the one hand, you should not tress too much about your scores. They are only one element of the entire application, and other elements […]
Alex Purdy created a short video to explain why she left her sorority. It is a powerful critique of what is wrong on college campuses today. It adds to the debate about sex on campus (consensual and otherwise) and calls upon women leaders to focus on what is really important in female empowerment. Creating a […]
Mark describes Union College’s policy of teaching students how to do research in libraries.
Mark reviews Fordham University in the Bronx, New York City, New York.
Mark goes to Manhattan College in New York City to talk about its emphasis on career preparation.
When making up their class schedule for senior year, juniors are often tempted to decrease their load. Not a good idea.
It’s not too early to start taking the SAT SUBJECT Tests in 9th grade…
What really looks good on a college application? Fancy summer programs? You’d be surprised…
Choosing a major can be tricky. Would it help if you knew what majors lead to the best job opportunities?