With this product, you'll get an inside look at what it's like to practice law in 30 major specialty areas, including appellate practice, entertainment, immigration, international, tax, and telecommunications. This book gives you the insights and expertise of top practitioners-the issues they tackle every day, the people and clients they work with, what they find rewarding about their work, and what classes or work experience you need to follow in their footsteps. Over 120 government, public interest, corporate, and private attorneys are featured.
Writing the personal statement, or application essay, can be the hardest part of applying to graduate or professional school. This guide shows how to do it correctly, revealing the latest essay questions used by top law, business, medical, and graduate schools. Fifty actual student essays--with comments from admissions officers--tell what makes a winning statement.
Play For Something: Inspiration, Strategies, and Know-How for College Athletes to Succeed in the Classroom and Beyond
America’s leading college directory and a perennial favorite among high school guidance counselors is a recognized authority in comparative college ratings. It gives college-bound students online information and guidance to help them match their academic plans and aptitudes with the admission requirements and academic programs of every accredited four-year college in the country.
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The best way to prepare for the SAT II is to practice on real questions from actual tests. That's why this is the book to help you prepare for the SAT II: Subject Tests. It is the only one that gives you practice on actual full-length SAT II tests plus tips and strategies from the test makers!
Road Map for Graduate Study is written by a career insider who seeks to educate and enlighten individuals not only about the inquiry and application process, but also about how to succeed in graduate school.
Our test experts show you the right way to prepare for this important college exam. REA's SAT II French Subject test prep covers all French language areas to appear on the actual exam including in-depth coverage of declensions, verb tenses, spelling pitfalls, negation, and more.
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The Scholarship Handbook 2016 provides the most complete and authoritative facts about more than 1.7 million awards, including scholarship, internship and loan programs offered by foundations, charitable organizations, and state and federal government agencies.
This unique scholarship sourcebook helps you find the money to pay for college and accomplish your educational dreams. Explore nearly 600 winning scholarship awards from private sources for both graduate and undergraduate students. Get concise program descriptions with current information.
Student Athlete Handbook for the 21st Century: A guide to recruiting, scholarships, and prepping for college
This book shows the way. You'll learn how to prepare for college, earn an athletic scholarship, and work with recruiters. You'll get the inside skinny on do's and don'ts for success as a student-athlete. You'll discover what you need to do to get what you want-and find the tools and resources to make it happen!
Explores the forms of writing required in various disciplines; outlines the range of writing support systems available in high schools and on campuses; and describes the impact of computers and how to use word processing to enhance writing skills.
Each year, 700,000 students from around the world come to the United States and Canada to study. For many, the experience is as challenging as it is exciting. Far from home, they must adapt to a new culture, new university system, and in many cases, a new language.The process can be overwhelming, but as Charles Lipson’s Succeeding as an International Student in the United States and Canada assures us, it doesn’t have to be.
A workbook for building vocabulary, with definitions, usage examples, and exercises in such areas as foreign words, words with prefixes, medical terms, and antonyms. Includes a unit on standardized tests such as the PSAT and SAT.
The "C" Students Guide to Scholarships: A Creative Guide to Finding Scholarships When Your Grades Suck and Your Parents are Brok
For students with lower GPAs but high ambitions, The "C" Students Guide to Scholarships offers creative ways to win scholarships and grants usually considered only for "straight-A" students. For the great majority of high school students who think they have neither the grades nor the money for college, this is the perfect guide to help them win potential scholarships, grants, and prizes.
The only book written by a former high school athlete, college athlete and NCAA Division I coach. Personal experience and interviews with college coaches were used in writing this book. The book teaches high school athletes, parents, coaches, and guidance counselors how to navigate the athletic recruiting and scholarship process
This book shows athletes how to get the best out of the recruiting process: conduct it like a job search, wherein the student-athlete is marketed to college coaches. You must target the right schools and then market yourself in the right way.
The Princeton Review surveyed over 19,500 students to collect the information in the 2015 edition of the Best 169 Law Schools. This book gives you survey-driven profiles of the nation's top law schools as well as detailed statistical information on accredited schools.
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Actual application questions from top schools -- with 50 responses that worked! Writing admissions essays can be the hardest part of applying to college -- but this inside guide show how to do it right!
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The Chicago Guide to Your Academic Career: A Portable Mentor for Scholars from Graduate School through Tenure
This helpful guide is for anyone who has ever wondered what the fascinating and challenging world of academia might hold in store.
In this fresh and plainspoken book, admissions professional Bill Mayher demystifies the college application process, guiding students and parents through this too often anxiety-filled ritual.
This new edition of the classic bestseller is a treasure for students who want to write vivid, distinctive essays and personal statements to support their college applications. The College Application Essay builds on what students have already learned in high school to strengthen their writing skills, and then applies those lessons to college applications in particular.