Does the college application process overwhelm you? Are you unsure about the topic for your main essay or what part of your experience is most compelling? How about which school is the right fit, or how you are going to pay for college? Imagine following eleven studentsa journeys in-depth, getting into their heads when they made a decision about which extracurricular activities to pursue, which schools to apply to, and which topics to choose for their main essay and supplemental essays. Imagine having a tool that will help you think about your own process in a more strategic way. Surviving the College Application Process: Case Studies to Help You Find Your Unique Angle for Success utilizes the College Application Wheel to showcase the successful journeys of eleven different students. You can read all the case studies or just those that resonate with your own circumstances. With the strategies outlined in this book, you will be well on your way to Surviving the College Application Process.disparate essay prompts, from Amherst Collegea#39;s prompt (aStereotyped beliefs have the power to become self-fulfilling prophesies for behaviora), to Boston Collegea#39;s prompt (aTell us about a time you had all of the facts but missed the meaninga), to the University of Michigana#39;s ... So, before you write each of your supplemental essays separately, see if there is a common theme that draws them together.
|Title||:||Surviving the College Application Process|
|Publisher||:||Morgan James Publishing - 2014-04-01|