Synopses & Reviews
Annually updated and comprehensive guide to help students and parents compare colleges within a specific geographic area (Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming). Accredited regional colleges and universities are profiled with the latest information on financial aid, admissions, and student body statistics. Also included are detailed two-page descriptions written by admissions personnel for nearly 30 colleges. In addition, articles on the college application process, successful college visits, and transferring put all the pieces of the puzzle together so that parents and students can make informed choices. Sponsors are given the opportunity to have a 100-word announcement on the subject of their choice appear with their profile.
Each of Peterson's regional guides includes up-to-date detials on accredited four-year and private two-year colleges in the region. Fact and figures on expenses, the student body, entrace difficulty, and academic programs. Advice and insght on surviving standardized tests, successfully transferring, and making the most of your college visit.
For students who would rather not stray too far from home.