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MCAT 2015: A Sample Psychology Passage

This sample psychology passage can help prospective medical students...

July 22, 2014 - Bryan Schnedeker - Medical School Admissions Doctor
Know a Typical Week at a U.S. College

Social activities can help international students adjust to life at a...

July 22, 2014 - Indira Pranabudi - International Student Counsel
How Law Schools Evaluate LSAT Scores

Some schools average applicants' LSAT scores, but many want just the...

July 21, 2014 - Shawn P. O'Connor - Law Admissions Lowdown
Weigh Pros, Cons of Virtual Campus Tours

Online tours are cheaper than in-person visits, but can't fully capture...

July 21, 2014 - Brian Witte - College Admissions Playbook
3-D Printing Enters The Classroom

The cost of a 3-D printer for the classroom may be less than many...

July 21, 2014 - Alexandra Pannoni - High School Notes
Draw on Animation Scholarships

Whether you aspire to be a movie producer or a video game designer,...

July 17, 2014 - Carissa Chang - The Scholarship Coach
U.S. News Visits Saudi, UAE Universities

Officials at leading colleges demonstrated the investment being made in...

July 17, 2014 - Robert Morse - Morse Code: Inside the College Rankings
Gauge the International Students Office

Spend time online researching support programs before applying to or...

July 17, 2014 - Karl O’Sharkey - International Student Counsel
Watch for Student Loan Company Scams

Make sure any fees you pay for student loan assistance are reasonable...

July 16, 2014 - Betsy Mayotte - Student Loan Ranger
Know the Value of Integrity in Medicine

Applicants are heavily evaluated on integrity, both in their letters of...

July 15, 2014 - Kathleen Franco, M.D. - Medical School Admissions Doctor
Build Academic English Skills

Don't wait until your plane lands in America to start polishing your...

July 15, 2014 - Yu Zhang - International Student Counsel
Weigh U.S. Law Degree Options

International students who want to study law in the U.S. can choose...

July 14, 2014 - Shawn P. O'Connor - Law Admissions Lowdown
5 Must-Do Tasks Before College

Students can use summer break to prepare for the rigors and time...

July 14, 2014 - Bradford Holmes - College Admissions Playbook
High School Banks Teach Teens Finance

Simulated and real-world banking activities can help teens...

July 14, 2014 - Alexandra Pannoni - High School Notes
MBA Application Tips for Veterans

Make sure your essays are free of military jargon, and prepare to talk...

July 11, 2014 - Stacy Blackman - MBA Admissions: Strictly Business