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Accepted! 50 Successful College Admission Essays
Accepted! 50 Successful College Admission Essays
by Gen Tanabe
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Students will prepare powerful and successful admission essays with the tools provided in this invaluable, newly-updated resource for the college-bound. Examples of 50 real essays are included, discussing such topics as leadership, personal obstacles... (read more)

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Kaplan Get Into Graduate School (Get Into Graduate School)
Kaplan Get Into Graduate School (Get Into Graduate School)
by Kaplan
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This strategic guide will give applicants the insider advice on everything from: * Planning for graduate school during college--what courses to take and extracurricular activities to get involved in * Researching the best graduate program for each... (read more)

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Writing Successful College Applications: It's More Than Just the Essay
Writing Successful College Applications: It's More Than Just the Essay
by Cynthia Clumeck Muchnick
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Today's college admission applications involve writing more than just one essay. The various required paragraphs and statements demand skill and finesse. Writing Successful College Applications offers vital tips and step-by-step expert advice to help... (read more)

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You're Accepted: A Stress-Free and Proven Approach to Getting Into College
You're Accepted: A Stress-Free and Proven Approach to Getting Into College
by Katie Malachuk
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One of the country’s top admissions consultants offers a refreshing overhaul to how students and parents think about senior year. “This should be required reading for every high school student (and their parents) before they begin the college... (read more)

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Law School Essays That Made a Difference (Graduate School Admissions Guides)
Law School Essays That Made a Difference (Graduate School Admissions Guides)
by Princeton Review
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Get Into Medical School (Get Into Medical School)
Get Into Medical School (Get Into Medical School)
by Kaplan
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Everything medical school candidates need to know for success! Less than 40 percent of students who apply to medical school are accepted. In the face of such intense competition, applicants can rely on Get Into Medical School for the expert advice they... (read more)

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Transfer Student Companion
Transfer Student Companion
by Thomas J. Grites
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This valuable resource and quick-reference guide provides the tools and information that transfer students need to avoid "transfer shock." The Transfer Student Companion explains the responsibilities of transfer students in a user-friendly format that... (read more)

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The Gatekeepers: Inside the Admissions Process of a Premier College
The Gatekeepers: Inside the Admissions Process of a Premier College
by Jacques Steinberg
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In the fall of 1999, New York Times education reporter Jacques Steinberg was given an unprecedented opportunity to observe the admissions process at prestigious Wesleyan University. Over the course of nearly a year, Steinberg accompanied admissions... (read more)

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Fiske Guide to Getting Into the Right College (Fiske Guide to Getting Into the Right College)
Fiske Guide to Getting Into the Right College (Fiske Guide to Getting Into the Right College)
by Edward Fiske
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This invaluable guide walks students step-by-step through the college admissions process of how to find the perfect college, craft a successful application, write admissions essays that work, and get the most financial aid.... (read more)

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Fiske What to Do When for College, 4e: A Student and Parents Guide to Deadlines, Planning and the Last 2 Years of High School (Fiske What to Do When for College)
Fiske What to Do When for College, 4e: A Student and Parents Guide to Deadlines, Planning and the Last 2 Years of High School (Fiske What to Do When for College)
by Edward Fiske
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Don't Miss Those Deadlines Fiske What to Do When is the only guide with all of the dates and deadlines college applicants and their frazzled parents need to know are in one place. Written by the authors of the Fiske Guide to Colleges, hailed by USA Today... (read more)

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Essays That Will Get You Into College
Essays That Will Get You Into College
by Daniel Kaufman
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Updated with much new material, this book presents approximately 50 model college admission essays that will inspire students who must prepare original essays of their own as part of today's college entrance process. Students will also find extensive... (read more)

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How to Get Into the Top Colleges (How to Get Into the Top Colleges)
How to Get Into the Top Colleges (How to Get Into the Top Colleges)
by Richard Montauk
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The ultimate guide for getting into the countryas most elite collegesa with insider tips straight from admissions directors. Now fully revised, How to Get into the Top Colleges is the definitive resource for students determined to stand out in the crowd... (read more)

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College Essays That Make a Difference (5TH 12 Edition)
College Essays That Make a Difference (5TH 12 Edition)
by Princeton Review
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50 Successful Harvard Application Essays
50 Successful Harvard Application Essays
by Harvard Crimson (cor)
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With talented applicants coming from the top high schools in the country as well as the pressure to succeed from family and friends, its no wonder that writing college application essays is one of the most stressful times for high schoolers like you. Add... (read more)

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How to Get Into the Top MBA Programs (How to Get Into the Top MBA Programs)
How to Get Into the Top MBA Programs (How to Get Into the Top MBA Programs)
by J D Montauk
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Surefire Strategies for Getting Into the Top MBA Programs Now with new and expanded information on international MBA programs, comprehensive rankings of the leading schools, and new interviews with admissions officers, How to Get Into the Top MBA... (read more)

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50 Successful Harvard Application Essays: What Worked for Them Can Help You Get Into the College of Your Choice
50 Successful Harvard Application Essays: What Worked for Them Can Help You Get Into the College of Your Choice
by Harvard Crimson
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The Largest Collection of Successful College Application Essays Available in One Volume   These are the essays that helped their authors gain admission to Harvard, Yale, Brown, Columbia, Wellesley, Pomona, and other outstanding schools—... (read more)

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College Majors Handbook With Real Career Paths and Payoffs (04 - Old Edition)
College Majors Handbook With Real Career Paths and Payoffs (04 - Old Edition)
by Neeta P. Fogg
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Providing information on the actual jobs and earnings of college graduates in 60 majors, this book is based on a U.S. Census Bureau study of 150,000 college graduates and offers the most accurate and helpful information available for making decisions on... (read more)

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The Best Business Schools' Admissions Secrets: A Former Harvard Business School Admissions Board Member Reveals the Insider Keys to Getting in
The Best Business Schools' Admissions Secrets: A Former Harvard Business School Admissions Board Member Reveals the Insider Keys to Getting in
by Chioma Isiadinso
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Top MBA programs reject more than 80 percent of the applicants. When trying to beat the tough business school competition, how do you know what will get you fast-tracked to the yes pile (or the dreaded no pile)? No insider is better suited to set you on... (read more)

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What It Really Takes to Get Into Ivy League & Other Highly Selective Colleges
What It Really Takes to Get Into Ivy League & Other Highly Selective Colleges
by Charles W Hughes
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Written by a former senior admissions officer at Harvard University, this book provides keen insights into what it takes to get into America's top schools. With the help of case studies of successful Harvard applicants, Hughes defines the goals and... (read more)

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The High School Athlete's Guide to College Sports: How to Market Yourself to the School of Your Dreams
The High School Athlete's Guide to College Sports: How to Market Yourself to the School of Your Dreams
by College Bounds Sport
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This is a guide for high school athletes who wish to leverage their talent to get into the best possible college of their choice. In addition to ranking schools according to value, academics, best housing, and even hot and trendy, the book provides a... (read more)

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