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Five great schools for career placement

September 5, 2016, Posted In For Seniors
Aidan

With the rising cost of college and an increasingly competitive job market, your child’s upcoming applications should consider more than just their four year education. While each of the following five schools are distinguished by their location, size and culture, they all maintain the necessary resources when it comes to career placement for recent graduates. … Continue reading Five great schools for career placement

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User beware! Five social media tips for college applicants

January 21, 2016, Posted In Admissions Strategy
Stephen

It was recently reported that, in a survey of college admissions officers, 40% of respondents admit that they check applicants’ social media profiles during the decision-making process, and approximately one in three admissions officers search online to find out more information on applicants. What are admissions officers trying to determine about applicants? Perhaps they want … Continue reading User beware! Five social media tips for college applicants

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How social media can help with college admissions

October 21, 2013, Posted In Admissions Strategy
Stephen

According to an annual Kaplan survey, more than 33% of admissions officers at the nation’s top 500 colleges found online material that hurt applicant’s chances of admission. Just as social media can be used against you, however, it can also be advantageous in the admissions process. Here’s how to use social media, including Facebook, Twitter … Continue reading How social media can help with college admissions

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