I absolutely agree with Malcolm Gladwell’s take on “Elite Colleges”. If you can affordably attend an elite college and that’s what you want to do, I’m all for it. But, there is no reason to accrue debt just to send your son/daughter to these colleges. Listen to what Malcolm Gladwell has to say – – Ivy… Read more »
Category: College Tours
Originally posted by DIY College Rankings by our favorite blogger Michelle Kretzschmar. Click here for full article. I don’t know why, but whenever I bring up comparing graduation rates when considering colleges, I get a fairly hostile reaction–at least in online forums. It’s almost as if I suggested using a school’s football rankings as a way… Read more »
Career vs. Major…Which Choice Comes First? Conventional wisdom suggests the answer to this question is that the choice of major is the most important decision and consequently drives the career choice. Parents, friends, and some school personnel mistakenly have the student focus on a major. Consequently, the student is asked repeatedly…”What are you going… Read more »
College tours are an important aspect of the college planning process! Follow these tips to make sure you get the most out of your college visit.