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Junior Year Is Critical for College Success

If your home-school student is interested in attending college, junior year is probably one of the most critical times for them to be on task . It's the time when they should be looking for colleges, taking college prep tests, … Continue reading Continue reading

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What Does a Community College Cost?

Community college costs are normally lower than four year universities. Students can take classes at community college and earn credits toward a two year or four year degree program at a lower cost. Community colleges are local colleges that offer … Continue reading

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How to Pay for College – 3 Myths That Have Been Been Around Long Enough

Is the thought of paying for college leaving you awake at night? Are you dreading what life might look like financially if you do decide to cover your child's college education expenses? Before throwing in the towel, discover 3 myths … Continue reading

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5 Tips To Become A College Softball Player

If you have the dream to become a college softball player, then these five tips will help you. I was always told to put school first, that is why school is tip number one. 1. School will always be first. … Continue reading

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Pros And Cons When Returning To College At 40

Congratulations! Returning to school is tough overall. Compound this with everyday lives of students who have kids and jobs and you have full havoc on your hands. The pros outweigh the cons when you are 40, and returning to school. … Continue reading

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The Rise of Free Online College Courses

To say that attending college is an expensive process is an understatement. As at 2012, total student debt in America is believed to have exceeded $1 trillion. In 2011, the New York Times reported that average student debt was approximately … Continue reading

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Is High School Preparing Students for College?

The struggles of youth without college degrees determined a labor-market crisis as they move from one dead-end job to another, unable to develop skills, status, and earnings. Employers complain that these employees lack basic skills, which must be provided on … Continue reading

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New Book Will Be College Students' Best Friend for Four Years and Beyond

Succeeding in College and Life by Jonathan Wong is jam-packed with everything a prospective college student will need to know to succeed. As a former English professor who taught freshman composition, I wish this book had been in print when … Continue reading

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Homeschoolers and College Dual Enrollment

Dual enrollment (attending community college while still in high school) has become a very popular trend among many homeschool students. After all, the chance to reduce college costs is pretty attractive! There are some great benefits to this choice, but … Continue reading

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5 Steps to Selecting the Best College

For many high schools juniors and seniors, selecting a college is the biggest decision they have ever had to make. It can be an emotional decision and of course, a financial one. To find the best college for you takes … Continue reading

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