For 10 of the past 15 years, 70% of US colleges reported year-to-year increases in applications.
Goucher is the first college accepting a self-produced video instead of test scores and high-school transcripts.
Students now have some new options when applying to the school.
In the not too distant future, the number of children reaching college age will drop in the traditional population centers in the Northeast. What will the colleges do?
At Central High School – long regarded as one of the city’s top academic magnets – there are two counselors for 2,400 students. There were six counselors last year.
Pennsylvania education officials say it’s now easier for students to apply to multiple campuses in the state university system.
This year, applying to college is tougher than usual because the ‘Common App’ software used by applicants for most schools has glitches.
Common Application officials say they’ve fixed a couple of issues, including one that led students to submit application payments multiple times.
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How many admissions officers are using the internet to screen applicants? What kind of online behavior affects a student’s admission to the college of their choice?
The admissions office cited demographic trends and economic concerns.
According to an article in The Wall Street Journal, several college admissions officers have discovered something online that has hurt an applicant – alcohol, drugs, bullying, plagiarism and even sexual assault.
According to a recent article in the Wall Street Journal, a spot on the waitlist at an elite college doesn’t mean you’re closer to the finish line. The odds aren’t good!
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