Latest Education Blog Entries


Feed Your STEM Curiosity With College Scholarships

Students passionate about science, technology, engineering and math ...

April 24, 2014 - Carissa Chang - The Scholarship Coach
Factor the Library Into Your U.S. College Search

Libraries are central to campus life, so prospective international...

April 24, 2014 - Yu Zhang - International Student Counsel
5 Things to Know About Your Student Loan Report

The federal database known as the NSLDS provides information on student...

April 23, 2014 - Betsy Mayotte - Student Loan Ranger
How Volunteer Work Can Offer Lessons to Prospective Medical Students

Volunteering can help set premed students on a path of lifelong career...

April 22, 2014 - Kathleen Franco, M.D. - Medical School Admissions Doctor
Find High School Classes With College Benefits

Students should choose classes that challenge them and reflect college...

April 22, 2014 - Cathryn Sloane - College Admissions Playbook
Why Some High Schools' Ranks Changed

Some public high schools fell out of the rankings, while others&...

April 22, 2014 - Robert Morse - Morse Code: Inside the College Rankings
Get a Glimpse of U.S. With High School Exchanges

Weigh the length of the program and the support it offers international...

April 22, 2014 - Yao Lu - International Student Counsel
Keep Communicating With Your Teen

Reach out to the parents of your child's friends to stay connected with...

April 22, 2014 - Alexandra Pannoni - High School Notes
3 Common Reasons Law School Applications Get Rejected

Weak essays or academics can lead to rejections, but many students are...

April 21, 2014 - Shawn P. O'Connor - Law Admissions Lowdown
Pluses, Minuses of Hiring an MBA Admissions Consultant

Consultants can offer prospective business school students guidance...

April 18, 2014 - Stacy Blackman - MBA Admissions: Strictly Business
Keys to Elite U.S. University Applications

International students who want to get to the Ivy League face bigger...

April 18, 2014 - Cristian Craciun Brutten - International Student Counsel
College Scholarships to Support Autistic Students

These scholarships can help students with autism spectrum disorders...

April 17, 2014 - Matt Konrad - The Scholarship Coach
Study Criticizes Obama's College Rating Plan Goals

The authors warn that the proposed federal ratings may not be able to...

April 17, 2014 - Robert Morse - Morse Code: Inside the College Rankings
Pay Attention During a Student Loan Exit Interview

Use these sessions to understand the scope of your student loans and...

April 16, 2014 - Allesandra Lanza - Student Loan Ranger
How to Decide Between Multiple Medical School Acceptances

Students should think hard about a school's academic specialty, cost and...

April 15, 2014 - Sylvia Morris, M.D. - Medical School Admissions Doctor