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Greenes' Guides to Educational Planning: Making It Into a Top College: 10 Steps to Gaining Admission to Selective Colleges and Universities (Greenes' Guides to Educational Planning)

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Publisher Comments:

Let America's premier college consultants take the mystery out of admissions.

As seen on PBS, this proven, ten-step program offers a comprehensive inside view of the state of college admissions today. Educational consultants Howard and Matthew Greene have mastered the science and art of college admissions, helping tens of thousands of students get into their schools of choice. This highly effective program is now available to all students who want to attend an outstanding college or university. The Greenes' cutting-edge approach will teach you to:

  • Think like an admissions officer
  • Plan a comprehensive admissions campaign
  • Understand and take advantage of current trends
  • Implement the best strategies for standing out

Whether it's choosing the best college for you, writing a winning personal statement, or planning your college financing, this fully updated new edition gives you the latest in admissions secrets, statistics, tactics, and facts.

Synopsis:

Making It Into a Top College is a comprehensive insider view of the state of college admissions today. Howard and Mathew Greene have mastered the science and art of college admissions. The proven ten-step program they use in private counseling is now available to all students who want to attend an outstanding college or university. This valuable approach will teach you
  • To think like an admissions officer

  • The relative selectivity of elite private colleges and universities

  • The latest trends and strategies for competing successfully for a place at a top college or university

  • How to plan your admissions campaign

Synopsis:

This planning guide provides college-bound students and their parents with essential information on how the admissions process works; what the top colleges are looking for; choosing the right college; presenting a student's qualifications, work experience, and references; making the most of campus visits; and creative financing.

About the Author

Howard R. Greene, M.A., M.Ed., is a former admissions officer and member of the faculty board of advisers at Princeton University. As the nation's foremost educational consultant, Howard has counseled more than 25,000 students over the past thirty years. A graduate of Dartmouth College, he holds master's degrees from Harvard and New York University. He is the founder of Howard Greene & Associates, an educational consulting firm with offices in Connecticut and New York. He lives in Wilton, Connecticut.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060953638
Subtitle:
10 Steps to Gaining Admission to Selective Colleges and Universities
Other:
Greene, Howard
Author:
Greene, Mathew
Author:
Greene, Howard
Author:
Greene, Mathew W.
Author:
by Howard Greene and Mathew Greene
Author:
Greene, Matthew W.
Publisher:
Collins Reference
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Higher
Subject:
Education
Subject:
College Guides
Subject:
Universities and colleges
Subject:
College Entrance
Subject:
Admission
Subject:
College applications
Subject:
Universities and colleges -- United States.
Subject:
College applications -- United States.
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Series:
Greenes' Guides to Educational Planning
Series Volume:
no. 70
Publication Date:
20000725
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
512
Dimensions:
9.22x6.17x1.37 in. 1.25 lbs.

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Greenes' Guides to Educational Planning: Making It Into a Top College: 10 Steps to Gaining Admission to Selective Colleges and Universities (Greenes' Guides to Educational Planning)
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Product details 512 pages HarperResource - English 9780060953638 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Making It Into a Top College is a comprehensive insider view of the state of college admissions today. Howard and Mathew Greene have mastered the science and art of college admissions. The proven ten-step program they use in private counseling is now available to all students who want to attend an outstanding college or university. This valuable approach will teach you
  • To think like an admissions officer

  • The relative selectivity of elite private colleges and universities

  • The latest trends and strategies for competing successfully for a place at a top college or university

  • How to plan your admissions campaign

"Synopsis" by , This planning guide provides college-bound students and their parents with essential information on how the admissions process works; what the top colleges are looking for; choosing the right college; presenting a student's qualifications, work experience, and references; making the most of campus visits; and creative financing.

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