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Adriana L. Jan 17, 2018 538 views
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Trevor C. Jan 16, 2018 965 views

Why don’t colleges support extreme sports?

The skateboarding and surfing industry is expanding endlessly, and almost all colleges continue to support team sports, while starting a Surf team is difficult at most universities. Skateboarding and surfing will be in the olympics soon as well. sports skateboarding surfing athletics...

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Daphne R. Apr 05, 2018 319 views

For physical therapists.. to go into programs accredited by CAPTE, would schools consider choosing students who've gotten health related majors?

I'm looking into physical therapy. The CAPTE programs in universities like San Francisco and Sacramento don't have any references on what majors would work well for the student. I'm not confident yet if I want to go on this field, but it would help. physicaltherapy...


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Joy Z. Mar 27, 2018 493 views

On my college application, can I list things I accomplished prior to high school?

I am going to apply for colleges by the end of the year. I have a lot of things I can talk about prior to high school because I was an immigrant and I did a lot back then in another country. I hope I can put those on my college application so then the people can understand me more. college...

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Iyiana L. Jan 22, 2018 350 views

How hard do you need to work to get into an ivy league school?

I've been wanting to get into Stanford or Harvard but I don't know how hard you must work to get and be accepted to these schools. I know they are much more harder to get in but I want to fulfill my dream and achieve these goals I set for myself. college-recruiting...


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Bryan D. Jan 20, 2018 488 views

What do colleges mainly look at in your high school experience

I want to know how I can boost up my applications...


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Kara H. Jan 18, 2018 485 views

How did you know which college was the best fir for you?

I am asking because I am feeling a lot of pressure to make a decision and have no idea what to choose. I have a scholarship offer to run cross country at a couple smaller private schools but will still have a ton of loans. My twin sister has already decided to go to the University of Arizona...

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Colin T. Jan 17, 2018 533 views
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Jacob S. Jan 16, 2018 304 views

Do I have a chance of getting into UNC Chapel Hill?

I have always dreamed of attending UNC Chapel Hill, and I understand that their admission requirements are quite prestigious. I’m in my Junior year have roughly a 4.45 cumulative gpa thus far, and a 30 on my ACT. I also have a lot of extracurriculars as well. Do you think I have a good chance...


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Lily F. Oct 08, 2017 542 views

Is it important to have an advisor check over my common app?

It's an option on common app. these advisors are just academic teachers and are writing my recs. college college-admissions college-recruiting...


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Morgan B. Oct 19, 2016 625 views

Do medical magnet programs help getting into college?

If I am pursuing a pre medical program, will colleges favor someone who has taken a medical magnet all four years of high school? college medicine college-recruiting academic-advising college-recruiting...


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Madeleine H. Aug 31, 2017 659 views

If I want to engineer Medical Devices, what should I minor in with my mechanical engineering degree?

I really want to engineer medical devices. I am currently studying Mechanical Engineering but I want to impress employers. What could I minor in to impress them. medical-device college college-recruiting...


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jonathan P. Mar 05, 2017 718 views

How do I make my resume perfect?

Currently I am applying for scholarships and jobs and want to have the perfect resume college jobs college-recruiting...


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Julia L. May 13, 2016 736 views

Does where you go to college really matter? Is money an actual valid reason for giving up your top choice school?

I have the chance to go to a decent school with a good program for free plus room and board grants, and they are also guaranteeing me a spot in their graduate school. However, I feel that the school is not for me. I feel uncomfortable and claustrophobic there, and I don't feel any connection to...

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aakhash G. Mar 20, 2017 670 views

What's the best way to approach clubs in college?

I'm a senior looking to decide how and what kind of clubs, I want to approach and join next year. college college-bound extracurriculars college-recruiting...


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Esther C. Mar 14, 2017 3579 views

Besides a high GPA, what extracurricular or activities do the big 4 firms like to see?

As an accounting major, my target dream employer is of course the big 4 firms. I was told recently that grades are the first thing that they look at before even considering everything else, so I am shifting gear to focus on that. However, I am now wondering what sort of extracurricular or...

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Esther C. Feb 04, 2017 896 views

What aspects on a college's resume can stand out to employers for internships?

Currently a freshman in college, I am wondering what activities I should be pursuing to appeal more to employers for internships recruitment. Are there some activities that are more heavily weighed than others? resume college-jobs job-coaching recruiting resume-writing college-recruiting...


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Albert P. Jan 14, 2017 1044 views

How do you write a good college application essay?

I am a junior in high school right now, and I am going to be preparing to apply for colleges and universities starting this summer. Writing has never been my strong suit, and I'm worried that my essay may bring down my academic achievements. What do colleges usually look for in an application...

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Daniella F. Dec 30, 2016 627 views

When applying to universities, the people at admissions always enjoy reading unconventional essays. How does one know that what they are writing fits this criteria?

I've been watching many interviews and videos about how the people at the admissions department enjoy unique essays as well as students who believe their essays are what really helped them get into the university. How can you make sure that one is writing something on the flamboyant side?...

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Debra Z. Dec 27, 2016 738 views

What do graduate schools focus on in the admissions process?

I have heard that graduate programs will first look at GPA, which will then remove the unqualified students. graduate-school college-admissions masters college-recruiting graduate-recruitment...


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Paul V. Dec 17, 2016 5109 views

Can someone proofread my college transfer essay?

Essay prompt: Please provide a statement that addresses your reasons for transferring and the objectives you hope to achieve. You can type directly into the box, or you can paste text from another source. (250-650 words) I have always challenged myself academically, I have taken advanced...

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Daijah D. Oct 31, 2016 528 views

Do all majors have internship and study abroad opportunities?

I was wondering for a specific major would an internship opportunity be available at ease or would I have to go looking. Also does each major have a study abroad opportunity? college college-major college-admissions college-bound...


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Gloria S. Oct 01, 2016 1621 views

How important are grades/GPA for pursuing mechanical engineering?

As a junior, I know that I have to keep my grades up high for college admissions offices, but I was just wondering how it will look if I say I want to pursue mechanical engineering? Do my grades/GPA have to be really exceptional or something? mechanical-engineering college-admissions advice...

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