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Scoop! The Cornell University Application Essay Prompts for 2015-2016

If you’ve been waiting to start the Cornell essays, wait no more.  They’re Baaack.

Like many schools,  Cornell has posted a form with the prompts for this year ahead of the official unveiling when the Common App goes live on August 1st.  1,257 more words

Avoiding College Essay Doom

Tips For Choosing The Right University (CBS Chicago)

Choosing the right university is an enormous undertaking and one that should not be taken lightly. The commitment given to college life is on average four years and also an incredible amount of cost, after all choosing the right university can mean overall happiness in life and financial wealth.

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College Planning

Link found between student's chosen major, parents' income

A variety of factors influence an undergraduate student’s choice in major: interest, ability and career plans, among others. And now, a recent findings suggests the parents’ income also plays a part. 713 more words


What do you want to do for the rest of your life?


You may have been asked this question lately, and if not, be prepared. Some adult somewhere at someplace will ask what you want do for the rest of your life. 620 more words


For The Love Or For The Money?

Many of us know people who got a degree and wind up not liking the job associated with that degree. I wonder if they ever go back and wish they had made a… 610 more words

Financial Education

The Elevator Speech for the College Student: The Skill Every College Student Needs to Master

Every college student has been asked “What’s your major?” too many times to count immediately followed by the inevitable “And what do you plan on doing with that?” 579 more words


What you major in at college matters

Just stumbled on this report on the 30 worst paying college majors income-wise and without much to look forward to either. 💲💲💲💲

Worst college majors.

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