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Everything you need to know about finding the right school for you! more

Jan 19, 2015 9:08 AM the college view

In an effort to increase the number of statewide scholarships from about 2,100 high school students to 10,000-plus, the government is providing a 50% tax credit to individuals and companies providing scholarships for the dual enrollment program for more

Oct 16, 2014 10:04 AM DYK

On Monday, Sept 15 – the College & Career Night hosted by Junior League will take place from 6-8 at the Renaissance Hotel & Convention Center. With parents shouldering over 50% of the cost of college, it is advisable that you attend with your teen. more

Aug 7, 2014 10:10 AM admissions

College. It’s as consistent and expected as the changing of the seasons. One constant in an otherwise unsettling time in life. It’s where we meet many of our friends, discover who we truly are and perhaps learn a thing or two. more

Apr 17, 2014 11:14 AM admissions

To get the most out of your campus visits and tours, try creating a list of questions and the “must haves” that you’re looking for in a college. Here are a few examples and some tips to help you pick the right college for you. more

Mar 13, 2014 5:43 PM the college view

HOBY is a leadership development program for high school sophomores. It provides teens with unique leadership training and experiences. Learn about more about HOBY for your current or upcoming sophomore. more

Feb 6, 2014 2:11 PM resume/career

Remedial courses equip students with necessary skills that weren’t successfully picked up in high school but they don’t count towards college credit. Here are some tips on remedial courses. more

Feb 6, 2014 11:42 AM the college view

Let’s face it, picking the right college is a big decision, and chances are, your teen’s college of choice is their pick for all the WRONG reasons. more

Feb 4, 2014 1:44 PM the college view

3,2,1 … It’s here! Graduation and then college are right around the corner. Get the ball rolling on college admissions with these 10 steps to share your teen. more

Oct 31, 2013 3:27 PM admissions

Say hello to ten reasons you should consider making one of today’s community colleges a first option when it comes to admissions. more

Oct 31, 2013 3:21 PM college tours

Did you know parents can save an average of $5,000- $24,000 each year their high school student participates in a grade acceleration program? more

Oct 4, 2013 1:22 PM the college view

Not sure what all to ask at a college fair? here are some great sample questions! more

Sep 13, 2013 10:47 AM admissions

In an increasingly competitive job market, you surely want your teen to attend college in order for him or her to gain that competitive edge. However, many recent college grads are facing a harsh reality after graduation. more

Aug 20, 2013 5:40 PM resume/career 2 Comments

Here are some helpful tips on how to build a better resume more

Jun 13, 2013 11:22 AM resume/career

The competition to get into college and score sought-after scholarships can be fierce. So how can your teen get ahead of other applicants? We asked college admissions officers what they look for in prospective students and here's what they said. more

Jun 4, 2013 9:53 AM admissions

Give your teen this list to get them thinking ahead more

May 30, 2013 3:47 PM admissions

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