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ERIC Number: ED456684
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
Pages: 194
Abstractor: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-1-58008-300-5
Winning the Heart of the College Admissions Dean: An Expert's Advice for Getting into College.
Mitchell, Joyce Slayton
This book is designed for the college student who wants to understand the college admissions process so that he or she can make good decisions about college. The chapters are: (1) "Self-Assessment"; (2) "College Admissions Testing"; (3) "What's Out There? Researching the Colleges"; (4) "The College Visit"; (5) "Communications: Personalize, Personalize, Personalize"; (6) "College Economics 101"; (7) "Final List: Eight First Choices"; (8) "College Essay"; (9) "The Application"; (10) "The Interview"; (11) "Late Decision (Wait Listed)"; (12) "Transfers"; and (13) "A Parenting Challenge." Three appendixes contain a "College Admissions Talk," an annotated list of 22 resources, and a list of the top 101 U.S. colleges. (SLD)
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A