ERIC Number: ED369013
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
College-Bound Digest. Valuable Information from Prominent Educators for All College-Bound Students.
Who's Who among American High School Students, Lake Forest, IL.
Selecting the right college can be frightening, confusing, and overwhelming, sometimes all at the same time. This pamphlet's 21 articles touch upon the choices and options available to college bound students, such as: (1) the different advantages of two-year, public, private, women's, or church-related schools; (2) SAT preparation, testing, and the test's use by colleges; (3) tough questions to ask admissions officers; (4) common mistakes students make in selecting a college; (5) financial aid; (6) choosing the right major; (7) advanced placement credit; (8) campus life styles; (9) surviving the freshman year; (10) liberal arts education; (11) preparing for a career in the arts; and (12) parents' roles. Also included is a list of 20 guides for the college-bound student. (RJM)
Descriptors: College Admission, College Bound Students, College Choice, College Environment, College Freshmen, College Preparation, High Schools, Higher Education, Majors (Students), Paying for College
Educational Communications, Inc., 721 N. McKinley Rd., Lake Forest, IL 60045.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Counselors; Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Who's Who among American High School Students, Lake Forest, IL.
Note: For an earlier edition, see ED 302 128.