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Aidan Sullivan

MBA programs that accept the GRE

May 16, 2017, Posted In MBA Admissions
Aidan

When it comes to MBA admissions, the GMAT no longer stands alone. Today, hundreds of business programs in the U.S. accept the GRE General Test. While the two exams are interchangeable from an evaluation standpoint, they do vary quite a bit in format and style. Below are some top MBA programs currently accepting the GRE. […]

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College planning: 5 common misconceptions

April 3, 2017, Posted In Finding the Right College
Aidan

The early stages of college planning and research for high school underclassmen can often feel like information overload. Rankings, statistics and social media provide endless amounts of information – some useful – some not so much. Over the years, we’ve received quite a bit of feedback when it comes to the college search process. Here […]

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Getting to know the Coalition Application

March 21, 2017, Posted In Admissions Overview
Aidan

In September 2015, an alternative to the Common Application was announced: the Coalition for Access & Affordability. While still in its infancy, the Coalition is important for students and parents to understand because it will launch in Fall 2017. The goal of the Coalition application is twofold: 1. Utilize technology to help students engage in the college planning […]

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SAT & ACT offering new summer test dates

February 24, 2017, Posted In Standardized Testing
Aidan

Both the SAT & ACT have announced new summer testing dates! This year the SAT will offer a new August 26 testing date. The registration deadline is July 17. This August testing date will also provide students with an oppurtunity to take the following SAT Subject Tests: Literature U.S. History World History Mathematics Level 1 Mathematics […]

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How to define a liberal arts college

February 6, 2017, Posted In College List
Aidan

For families in the midst of the college planning process, the term “liberal arts college” (LAC) is often used to describe a certain grouping of schools. While the term may sound straightforward, it can sometimes be misconstrued. To help, here are five defining characteristics of a liberal arts college experience: Setting. LACs are often distinguished […]

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