Updated to reflect ongoing changes in environmental fields, this text is a resource for anyone seeking information about environmental career opportunities and how to get started in one. Highlights include trends in employment opportunities and additional material on careers in the energy field.
Students who are contemplating graduate training in psychology, counseling, and related fields are often apprehensive and confused about applying to graduate school, but this book takes the guesswork and anxiety out of the process.
The Gatekeepers follows a diverse group of prospective students as they compete for places in the nation's most elite colleges.
A must for anyone interested in attending graduate school in an environmental field, this guide presents, for the first time in a single volume, information on the various types of programs available across a wide spectrum of environmental fields: city and regional planning; environmental law; public policy; natural resources management; ecology; biological sciences; public health; architecture, and many others.
Completely revised and updated with a dozen new colleges and universities, the essential guide students need to help them choose and gain admission to the outstanding schools that fit them best. Based on Howard and Matthew Greene’s years of counseling experience and research, The Hidden Ivies is an invaluable, in-depth look inside sixty-three renowned academic institutions. These private colleges and universities offer students a broad liberal arts education that will help them build a strong foundation for the rest of their lives.
Learn everything you need to know to get into law school. This re-written and completely updated version of the bestselling law school admission guide (first published in 2009) provides detailed information on how to present yourself in the law school application process.
The Official Guide for GMAT Review, 12th Edition is the only book on the market written by the creators of the GMAT exam. Inside you’ll find more than 800 actual GMAT questions from previous tests with answers and detailed explanations.
Ace the GMAT(R) with the "only "official study guide from the creators of the exam. With 25% brand new content, "The Official Guide for the GMAT Review 2016" delivers more than 900 retired questions from the official GMAT(R) exam, complete with answer explanations and a 100-question diagnostic exam to help focus your test preparation efforts.
The Official SAT Study Guide is the only book that features official SAT practice tests created by the test maker. It's packed with the information students need to get ready for the exam.
The Official SAT Subject Tests Study Guide: For U.S. History and World History from The College Board is the only source of official questions and answer explanations for these exams, and it is the only guide developed by the test maker. Also includes two full-length practice tests.
Drawing upon the insights of numerous current and former graduate students, this book present a rich portrayal of the intellectual and emotional challenges inherent in becoming a scientist, and offers the informed, practical advice a "best friend" would give about each stage of the graduate school experience.
Using their years of expertise and inside knowledge, the Greenes present affordable alternatives to Harvard, Yale, and Princeton -- thirty public colleges and universities at which students can receive an Ivy League education at a fraction of the price.
The Real ACT Prep Guide is the only book with insider test-taking tips and strategy, practice, and insight from the makers of the ACT.
The only guidebook of its kind to combine extensive narrative college profiles with detailed data and statistics on each institution, this tome reports on more than 300 colleges and universities, addressing their academics, majors, student life, athletics, student body, distinguished alumni, admissions/financial aid, and post-graduation success.
Take your sport to college! The Winning Edge is much more than a rehash of NCAA rules and regulations, it shows students how to use their athletic skills to increase their chances for admission and financial aid at the school of their choice. The Winning Edge also includes practical advice from coaches in nearly every sport.
Designed to unravel some of the mystery around graduate school programs in science and engineering, this one-stop resource reinforces strategies for succeeding. Qualitative interviews offer first--hand stories and tips from women who have found success in academia, industry, and the public sector.
Peterson's Two-Year Colleges 2017 includes information on nearly 1,900 accredited two-year undergraduate institutions in the United States and Canada, as well as some international schools
If you're serious about maximizing your chances of admission to a PhD program in Computer Science or Engineering, this book, written by current and former university faculty, is an essential resource.
If it's on the GRE verbal and analytical writing sections, it's in this book! Verbal Workout for the GRE, 4th Edition is completely updated for the August 2011 changes to the GRE.
This regional directory lists programs at more than 2,500 career colleges, trade schools, and technical training centers—all fully accredited programs—east of the Mississippi River, and contains details on their enrollment, costs, contact information, and more.
This book helps you get from the lab to life! Whether you're considering majoring in biology, choosing a college or classes, or already have your degree and your lab coat, this is your definitive guide to diverse career opportunities, some of which you probably haven't considered. It goes beyond the basics to address specific concerns of biology majors with valuable information.
In the tradition of The Gatekeepers, a veteran counselor provides the missing key to the college admissions door with insider wisdom about how admissions committees think, and the thirteen fatal mistakes that can ruin an application.
Presents a comprehensive, unbiased assessment of all the key issues you will want answered before embarking on your MBA. Gives advice and guidance on the crucial questions asked by anyone assessing MBA opportunities. Previous edition c2001. Softcover.
A well written application essay gives students a big advantage in the admission process at many of the nation's best colleges and universities. This book guides prospective college entrants through the do's and don'ts of the essay writing process, advising on how to choose a topic, then describing how to create a rough draft and polish and edit the writing into a finished essay.
The best strategy handbook to writing a successful college essay.