Early Decision (ED) and Early Action (EA) plans are designed for students who have carefully narrowed down a list of colleges and understand the advantages (and potential risks) of applying early. Here are the primary differences to be aware of between both rounds: Early Decision (ED) is the earliest round in which a student can apply. Applications … Continue reading Differences between Early Decision & Early Action
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Last spring the MCAT changed in significant ways, from subject matter to test length to scoring scale. The older version is no longer available. Here are some of the more notable changes: More test topics and prerequisites with the current MCAT. There are three additional semesters’ worth of material: college-level biochemistry, introductory psychology and introductory … Continue reading What is on the MCAT?
Not everyone is ready for a doctorate (Ph.D.) and not everyone is suited for one. A Ph.D. is the highest academic degree a student can earn and sets you up for careers in academia, research or consulting. The degree is for those who are truly passionate about an academic field in which they hope to … Continue reading Should I get a Ph.D.?
Are you eager to go to graduate school after finishing your undergraduate degree? If you’re hoping to enter graduate school, it is imperative to start planning early so you can attain all the experiences, skills, requirements and self-awareness necessary to be a competitive applicant. Here are five things you can be working on now to … Continue reading Planning for graduate school
With 200+ years of combined admissions experience, our team of former admissions officers at AcceptU has evaluated thousands of essays at dozens of the most highly selective colleges and graduate programs in the U.S. Leveraging this prior experience, we are excited to announce our Application Essay Plan ($4000) for rising high school seniors and prospective … Continue reading AcceptU’s Application Essay Plan