Presenting yourself successfully to colleges how to market your strengths and make your application stand out. Learn what admissions officers look for in your essays and applications.
Greenes' Guides to Educational Planning: Making It Into a Top College: 10 Steps to Gaining Admission to Selective Colleges and U
Acomprehensive inside view of the state of college admissions today.
The Hidden Ivies focuses on liberal arts colleges and universities that are comparable quality to the Ivies. Based on surveys and interviews with students as well as college presidents, deans of faculty, and other administrators, The Hidden Ivies presents an insider perspective of thirty leading institutions of exceptional merit.
Fully revised and updated for the New 2005 SAT, this 10th edition of the SAT guide used in more schools than any other book features proven strategies to help you attain the perfect score of 2400.
An overview of the profession of architecture, the education process, and advice on how to select a school. Complete descriptions of all professional architecture programs in the United States and Canada.
How to Get Into Grad School (Even if You're Broke, Dimwitted, or Spent Your Undergrad Years so Smashed You Can't Even Spell GPA)
How to Get Into Grad School explains the graduate admissions process, including how to choose the most marketable degree, how to contact faculty, find insider information about the university, what to say and not say in the personal essay, how to overcome poor grades or test scores and how and where to find funding to pay for it all
How to Get into the Top Graduate Schools: What You Need to Know about Getting into Law, Medical, and Other Ivy League Schools Ex
Although there are graduate schools all across the country, only a select group of people are admitted to these programs each year. Many people become overwhelmed by the process of choosing and applying to grad school, as well as the possibility of rejection. However, with this new book, you can significantly increase your chances of being accepted to the grad school of your choice.
More than 300,000 apply to MBA programs every year. At best, the procedure is time consuming and frustrating. At worst, it is demoralizing. This comprehensive guide analyzes the application process from beginning to end and provides a detailed overview of the top MBA programmes, with strategies for getting into the school of one's choice. Included are interviews with admission directors of the top European business schools.
A review for the new SAT II in chemistry includes 190 review questions and explained answers, more than 150 charts and tables, four model tests, and a diagnostic exam.
This complete test prep package includes a full-length manual with ten up-to-date practice tests and a compact disk to replace the old tape cassette and containing the tests' listening comprehension sections plus additional practice and review.
Barron's How to Prepare for SAT II: Literature provides a general review of the literature topics covered in the SAT II area test.
Four model SAT II tests in physics are patterned after the actual exam in its new SAT II format. All questions are answered and explained. An in-depth review covers the basic concepts of physics, and many drill questions with answers are included to sharpen students' skills.
The text echoes both traditional Western Civilization and World History courses, and is organized by chronology, ideas, people, and major events, all highlighted to aid organized study and review. Features two SAT II practice tests with answers and explanations and hundreds of drill questions with answers.
Here's a fine head start for college students planning to go on to law school. It describes the day-to-day law school experience, the subjects to be studied and mastered, competition, and the standard procedures that define the law school environment. The author offers advice on taking good lecture notes, effective study methods, library research, test-taking, handling the inevitable stresses of law school, and much more.
This book contains all the information-gathering techniques and style guidelines required for a first-rate thesis.
Here's the unique and acclaimed reference work that every year more and more applicants are turning to for much-needed help in confronting one of the most challenging and perplexing aspects of the graduate admissions process. Includes 30 examples of successful statements and also reveals what not to include.
The personal statement is the single most important part of a graduate school application, and yet very few applicants know how to write one that will gain them admittance to the program of their choice. The third edition of this highly successful book can change all that by showing readers numerous ways to greatly improve their essays.
30 Essays That Won Over $3 Million in Scholarships.
Examining the two basic components of scholarship competition—essays and interviews—this vital guidebook offers practical advice and real-life examples to guide students through the entire application process.
Step-by-step instruction for compiling and writing a top-quality research paper .
The questions in In-A-Flash Math simulate real questions from actual SAT and ACT exams—multiple choice, quantitative comparisons, and grid-ins. Each question is explained in full and careful detail.
A Concise and practical source of information for students outside of U.S. 3200 colleges and universities in the U.S: listed in tabular format for easy comparison.
This book tells you, step by step, how to use the Internet as a key tool for gathering college facts, searching for scholarships, applying for admission, and much more.
Prepare for the New SAT with confidence! With more than 75 years of experience and more than 95% of our students getting into their top-choice schools, Kaplan knows how to increase your score and get you into your top-choice college!
The essential, comprehensive ACT guide from Kaplan, leader in test prep for more than 75 years, provides proven test-taking strategies, realistic practice questions and tests, detailed answer explanations, and video tutorials so you score higher on test day.
This comprehensive guide includes: details on the new question type practice questions, answer explanations , strategies for all question types, and vocabulary-building method.