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How to Search for Colleges

This is, admittedly, the most exciting part of the college process. You get to figure out what types of schools you are drawn to, and create a “colleges to visit” list. There are many characteristics to consider, so let’s begin! One of the most basic–yet most important–factors to consider is school size. What type of …

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Standardized Testing: A How-To

Standardized testing. Two words that you will be all too familiar with by the time you are a junior in high school. The journey that is preparing for these exams begins your freshman year, and continues through the fall of your senior year. Standardized tests are an inescapable necessity, so it is best to begin …

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How to Choose High School Classes

The coursework you choose to pursue in high school sets the stage for your college future, and regardless of the curriculum that your high school offers, colleges want to see that you challenged yourself academically. Some high schools offer only college preparatory (college prep) classes, while others offer college prep, AP®, and IB® classes. The …

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