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Lycoming College

Lycoming College (visited 11/20/14)

NSSE (National Survey of Student Engagement) data about Lycoming (“Lyco”) is highly positive and it’s easy to see why. Their new President (going on his 18th month) is working wonders. 1,078 more words

College Visits

Twitter Chat: How to Plan the Perfect College Visit (US News)

As the spring semester winds down, many high school students and parents are turning their ​attention to the college application process. ​College visits are a big part of the final…

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Pennsylvania College of Art and Design

Pennsylvania College of Art and Design (visited 11/18/14)

PCAD is housed in a large 5-story building (really 2 connected buildings) in downtown Lancaster Pennsylvania. All 300 undergraduates complete a BFA degree in one of five majors: Digital Media, Fine Arts, Illustration, Photography, and Graphic Design. 431 more words

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The Do's and Don'ts of College Tours

I am hearing a lot of chatter lately by parents anxious to start the college tour circuit. There is no “Best Time” to start. If your students have a busy schedule and are involved in sports or other activities that take up vacation time then the earlier you start the better. 1,471 more words


Next Stop: Washington, D.C.

Last year, my brother was working in the Senate in Washington D.C. As my college process had begun, I thought it would be a good idea to take the opportunity to visit my brother… 216 more words


5 Websites to Help You Pick Your College (Her Campus)

Between the stacks of snail mail you receive every day, the emails regularly coming into your inbox and the countless college fairs your school puts on, there are a lot of colleges trying to gain your attention.

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College Planning

Colleges with very unique majors, almost unheard of majors

So I came across a website that had a list of very unique majors that were offered.

It’s kind of interesting looking at these because these are so niche.  96 more words

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