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The Truth About Applying Early Decision or Early Action

Kat Cohen | Posted 12.09.2013 | College
Kat Cohen

How do you know if applying early is right for you? There are several factors to consider when making the decision to apply early to your top-choice school. It's important to know the benefits and drawbacks.

The Truth About Getting Deferred

Kat Cohen | Posted 03.04.2013 | College
Kat Cohen

While students who were accepted or denied at least know where they stand, those who were deferred to the regular decision pool are stranded in an application limbo.

The Truth About College Rankings: Who is Really #1?

Kat Cohen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kat Cohen

There is no real "top 50 colleges": this zero-sum game of rankings renders meaningless. Students must examine a college's philosophy, environment, and academic offerings themselves.

The Truth About Getting In: Knowing Your "Battleground" Colleges

Kat Cohen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kat Cohen

With a record number of students graduating in Spring 2009, combined with a depressed economy, colleges will be flooded with applications.

Recession Special- The Truth About Affording The Rising Cost of College (Part II)

Kat Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kat Cohen

So, what will college ultimately cost? You must make yourself aware of even the smallest expenditures (which, when combined, make for one very large e...