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College Athletics Recruiting: 5 Tips for Parents

The college selection and athletic recruiting process can be very challenging. With over 1,100 NCAA schools as well as several hundred NAIA and Junior College schools to choose from, the task of researching and contacting different colleges can be a long process. 1,001 more words


10 Colleges That Accepted All Applicants (US News)

While thousands of college applicants each year stress about getting into school, some may be able to take a more relaxed approach toward college admissions.

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How to Set Academic and College Prep Goals for 2015 (Ivywise)

As the New Year approaches, many people are setting goals and resolutions to accomplish in 2015. The onset of a new year is a great opportunity to reflect on the past year and determine what improvements to make in the coming months – whether personally, professionally, or, in the case of many high school students, academically.

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10 Ways to Help Your Teens Deal With College Rejections (Huffington Post)

If you are the lucky parent of a high school senior, then the title of this article probably caught your eye. Yep, this is a tough year for the teens AND for the parents.

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107 Super Safety Schools Still Seeking Students And Offering Tuition Discounts (Forbes)

For many high school seniors the period of late December is filled with a mad scramble to submit applications before the January deadlines. It can create an especially nerve-wracking holiday season, especially for those who were rejected or deferred admission from their first choice early decision colleges.

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What the Worst Colleges Have In Common (Forbes)

I’ve always felt you can get a decent education just about anywhere — community colleges, trade schools, the streets of Chicago.

But some colleges are better than others in getting you a degree and not leaving you high and dry in horrendous debt.

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What's the Best Choice for a Performing Arts Education? College or Conservatory? (PlaybillEDU)

The process of applying to college is filled with often-bewildering and potentially life-changing choices for any student. But performing arts students find themselves with an extra quandary: conservatory or non-conservatory?

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