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Majoring in Sociology college major majoring selecting a college major Jan 29, 2023

When you start college, you have to think about what you might want to do for the rest of your professional career. It’s daunting to sit down and truly think about what the rest of your life might look like. You need to make sure that you choose something that you love, or it might be hard...

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Thinking About Summer – “Elite” Summer Programs summer planning summer plans summer programs Jan 28, 2023

You may have been impressed with the fancy mailings you’ve received notifying you that “You’ve been nominated” or “You’ve been identified as a strong candidate for our selective summer program.”

Hopefully, your scam antenna is up. You are probably asking...

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Majoring in Nursing college major majoring nursing selecting a college major Jan 22, 2023

Choosing what you want your major in college to be is a huge decision and not one to take lightly. While you can change your major part-way through your college journey, it sometimes make things difficult if you’re trying to graduate within the typical four-year timeframe. This is...

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Money for college financial aid outside scholarships park scholarship scholarships Jan 21, 2023

Money should never stop anyone from attending college! Yes, college can be expensive, but there are resources available to help you and your family pay for college. Major sources of financial aid for college include:

Grants

Grants are “gifts” from the government and from individual...

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Why You Should Join Your College's Alumni Association alumni association Jan 15, 2023

When you graduate from college, you’re likely not thinking about what comes after, except for maybe trying to find a job. Your brain is more likely than not filled with graduation announcements, final exams, and papers, what you’re going to wear to your graduation, and what parties...

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Majoring in Visual Arts college major majoring selecting a college major Jan 14, 2023

There are a number of options for students who want to study art in college, and it is important to choose the right kind of program. If you think you want to major in art but are not sure that you want to pursue a career as an artist, a liberal arts college with a good art program could be just...

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Scholarship Opportunities for Minority Students outside scholarships scholarships Jan 08, 2023

While college is important to build skills that prepare you for the workforce, the increasing cost of tuition makes attending college difficult for many students. In fact, many students rely on scholarships, grants, loans, and more to cover the cost of tuition, room and board, and their other...

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Prepping for Spring SATs/ACTs act examination preparing for the sat sat Jan 07, 2023

Although many colleges remain test optional, there are good reasons to prep for and take the SAT or ACT. Most students feel some anxiety about taking college entrance exams. A good test prep course or working one-on-one with a tutor can help alleviate some of this anxiety by allowing students to...

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Majoring in Political Science Dec 31, 2022

Choosing your college major can be stressful. After all, when you come right out of high school, it’s hard to determine what exactly is the most important subject to you–and what you might want to do for the rest of your life. Here at Clark College Consulting, we want to help make...

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Write your Way to a College Scholarship scholarships Dec 24, 2022

With one year of college costing over $60,000 at many schools, even the most affluent families become grateful for any additional scholarship help. Although some essay contest committees consider the need in selecting winners, many others look only at the merits of the essay. Writing a really...

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Majoring in Biomedical Engineering college major focus on majors major selecting a college major Dec 17, 2022

What makes a major “valuable”? Most would agree that competitive average starting pay, median mid-career pay, growth in salary, and wealth of job opportunities all contribute to value. Biomedical Engineering is one of the majors that is considered most worth your tuition, time, and...

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Eleven Pages to Research When Taking a Deep Dive Into a College Website college research college website Dec 05, 2022

Researching colleges is imperative for high school students. Typically, it involves many modes of research, including in-person campus visits and tours by students and families and attending college representatives' public information sessions and their visits to high schools. Gathering all this...

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