Parent College Coach Tip #37: 5 Quick Tips for the College Essay
Oct17

Parent College Coach Tip #37: 5 Quick Tips for the College Essay

The college essay should be like a “first date”. Admissions officers want to know what makes you special.

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Scholarship Mom Tip #78: Scholarship Essays – You’re not just answering a question
Jun26

Scholarship Mom Tip #78: Scholarship Essays – You’re not just answering a question

The best scholarship essays are those that move the scholarship judges and compel them to want to know more about the student who wrote it.

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College Essay – Be Original
Jun23

College Essay – Be Original

When writing a college essay, you need to be original and stand out — but in a good way. Try these tips.

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Smart College Visit: College Admissions Content Guide
Dec29

Smart College Visit: College Admissions Content Guide

December 29, 2011 We've created a content guide to Smart College Visit's posts about the college admissions process so that you'll have an easier time accessing articles on this particular topic. The guide is linked in the sidebar on the right, under CONTENT GUIDES. The first release appears below.  SMART COLLEGE VISIT: COLLEGE ADMISSIONS CONTENT GUIDE Academics Honors Programs: Get an Ivy-League Education at a Public School Mid-December for the College-bound Admission Applications & Interviews Top 10 Tips for Dressing Smart for your College Admissions Interview The Only College Admissions Application Tip You'll Ever Need Choosing a Major Business Tops the List of Undergraduate Degrees Awarded Recession-safe Majors Smart Q & A: Is it Better to Apply "Undecided" or Declare a Major? Top 10 Questions for the Undecided Major Top 10 Weirdest Majors Top 20 Best Paying Degrees: Why Math is King Early Decision Where to Apply for Early Action II and Early Decision II Admission Essay Writing Tips Keep Your Eye on the Prize with Ivy Eyes Editing The 5 Biggest Mistakes in College Admissions Essays Your College Admissions Essay: Get Real Wait Listed How to Improve Your Chances of Admission when Wait-Listed Top 5 Steps to get off the Wait List Wait-Listed? Don't Take it Personally If you have a question you'd like us to answer, please post it to Ask Smart College Visit and we'll get an answer for...

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College Admissions Content Guide

Academics Honors Programs: Get an Ivy-League Education at a Public School Mid-December for the College-bound Admission Applications & Interviews Top 10 Tips for Dressing Smart for your College Admissions Interview The Only College Admissions Application Tip You’ll Ever Need Choosing a Major Business Tops the List of Undergraduate Degrees Awarded Recession-safe Majors Smart Q & A: Is it Better to Apply “Undecided” or Declare a Major? Top 10 Questions for the Undecided Major Top 10 Weirdest Majors Top 20 Best Paying Degrees: Why Math is King Early Decision Where to Apply for Early Action II and Early Decision II Admission Essay Writing Tips Keep Your Eye on the Prize with Ivy Eyes Editing The 5 Biggest Mistakes in College Admissions Essays Your College Admissions Essay: Get Real Wait Listed How to Improve Your Chances of Admission when Wait-Listed Top 5 Steps to get off the Wait List Wait-Listed? Don’t Take it...

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