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A winning college application essay takes admission officers beyond the numbers and shows them what a student really cares about, how he/she thinks and who he/she really is. The College Application Essay by Sarah Myers McGinty is an easy-to-follow guide shows students how to maximize the opportunity to "tell us about yourself" by using the tools and skills they already have. Includes:

Ways to choose a topic

Strategies for distinctive answers

Remedies for procrastinators

Jumpstarts for writer's block

Tips on editing

Over 50 real application questions

Sample essays by real students

Critiques of the sample essays guide students toward the best practices and away from common mistakes.

About the Author

The College Board is a not-for-profit membership association whose mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity. Founded in 1900, the College Board is composed of more than 5,700 schools, colleges, universities, and other educational organizations. Each year, the College Board serves 7 million students and their parents, 23,000 high schools, and 3,800 colleges through major programs and services in college readiness, college admission, guidance, assessment, financial aid, and enrollment. Among its widely recognized programs are the SAT®, the PSAT/NMSQT®, the Advanced Placement Program® (AP®), SpringBoard® and ACCUPLACER®.  The College Board is committed to the principles of excellence and equity, and that commitment is embodied in all of its programs, services, activities, and concerns.

For further information, visit www.collegeboard.com.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780874479874
Author:
College Board
Publisher:
College Board
Author:
McGinty, Sarah Myers
Subject:
College Entrance
Subject:
Reference-College Guides
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20120731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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