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Find Essay Contest Scholarships This Summer

Summer is an ideal time for students to get a head start on completing...

June 05, 2014 - Angela Frisk - The Scholarship Coach
3 Benefits of U.S. Liberal Arts Colleges

Better English writing skills and close relationships with professors...

June 05, 2014 - Vikas Jagwani - International Student Counsel
11 Student Loan Terms to Know

Studying the language of your student loans could save you money in the...

June 04, 2014 - Ryan Lane - Student Loan Ranger
Assemble a Top-Notch Medical School Resume

It takes more than strong grades and leadership experience to earn a...

June 03, 2014 - Anubodh Varshney - Medical School Admissions Doctor
Seek New Experiences as an International Student

Going outside of their comfort zone can help new international students...

June 03, 2014 - Karl O’Sharkey - International Student Counsel
Law School Application Tips for Paralegals

A recommendation from a supervising attorney is one way paralegals can...

June 02, 2014 - Shawn P. O'Connor - Law Admissions Lowdown
Get in the Summer Reading Habit for SAT, ACT Prep

Setting aside time to read magazines, books and newspapers each day can...

June 02, 2014 - Meghan Moll - College Admissions Playbook
3 Keys to Choosing an Online Driver's Ed Class

Parents and teens should verify that an online program is approved in...

June 02, 2014 - Alexandra Pannoni - High School Notes
Compare Regional MBAs With Big-Name B-Schools

Attending a regional MBA program can help you break into a local...

May 30, 2014 - Stacy Blackman - MBA Admissions: Strictly Business
Scholarships Support Foreign Affairs Students

One fellowship offers graduate students up to $90,000 for tuition,...

May 29, 2014 - Michelle Showalter - The Scholarship Coach
7 College Orientation Tips for International Students

Try coming up with an orientation script and remember that all students...

May 29, 2014 - Camila Costa - International Student Counsel
6 Things to Know About Student Loan Grace Periods

Federal loans come with a grace period, but the length and terms vary...

May 28, 2014 - Betsy Mayotte - Student Loan Ranger
Weigh Taking the MCAT Ahead of 2015 Changes

Know what will change and how long you have to prepare as you weigh...

May 27, 2014 - Bryan Schnedeker - Medical School Admissions Doctor
Consider a U.S. College in a Small Town

Advantages of small towns include fewer distractions and the potential...

May 27, 2014 - Indira Pranabudi - International Student Counsel
Review Switching Majors in Law School Applications

Your law school applications should discuss why a change in...

May 26, 2014 - Shawn P. O'Connor - Law Admissions Lowdown