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Is College Admission Really More Competitive? college admissions Jan 02, 2022

The media makes it seem that it is getting harder and harder to be accepted to college each year. But is that really true? Is college admission today really more competitive?

There is no denying that many parents wouldn't be accepted at their own alma maters if they were applying today. SAT...

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The Importance of Likely Colleges college admissions Oct 01, 2021

Most students add the names of a couple of likely' schools to their college lists without giving these 'safe' colleges much thought because the applicants don't imagine they may need to attend one of them. However, students should apply only to colleges they are willing to attend (and...

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How do College Admissions Work | clarkcollegeconsulting.com college admissions Sep 19, 2021

How do College Admissions Work?


Getting into college is a major milestone for many people. This part of life is becoming increasingly important in the modern world, with more and more employers requiring that their teams have degrees. But how can you make sure that you get into college? And more...

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New Changes to the UNC-system Schools Admission Requirements college admissions unc Apr 11, 2020

The UNC System Board of Governors approved new minimum admission plans that will go into effect this fall.  The relaxed standards will remain in place, starting with the class of 2021 and will stay through the high school graduating class of 2024.  The admissions plan will then revert...

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How to Build Your College List & Measure Your Chances for Admissions college admissions college list Oct 16, 2019

How do you measure your chances of admission for any given college?  This is based on several factors.  Some factors are more objectively measurable in the college application process than others.  The easily measured factors include: 

  • Your GPA 
  • Your test scores on ACT,...
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College Fairs college admissions college fair Aug 21, 2019

College fairs are a great place to start your college search!  So, what’s a college fair and what can you expect?   
 
Think “science fair” for colleges.  College fairs are events where colleges from around the country will gather to provide...

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