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Replying to your offers

Replying to your offers | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
Understand the process for replying and accepting university offers & ensure you meet the UCAS deadline for accepting offers here.
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Applying to Schools | Federal Student Aid

Applying to Schools | Federal Student Aid | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
Apply to colleges and career schools by narrowing your choices, researching admission requirements, developing a “to do” list or timeline, and applying early if necessary.
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The Rising Cost of Not Going to College

The Rising Cost of Not Going to College | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
For those who question the value of college in this era of soaring student debt and high unemployment, the attitudes and experiences of today’s young adults—members of the so-called Millennial generation—provide a compelling answer.
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News and insight - International education

News and insight - International education | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
The Value of Education survey found that more than half of parents rated the US among the top three countries in the world for quality of education.
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Finance 101

Finance 101 | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
• Finance 101: Leaving the Nest in Good Financial Hands…
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The Trouble With Harvard

The Trouble With Harvard | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
The Ivy League is broken and only standardized tests can fix it.
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Stephen Pinker's reply to the 'Don't send you kids to Ivy League" article.

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College Fair Online

College Fair Online | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it

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Living and learning » Australia

Living and learning » Australia | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
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The Truth About Senior Year of High School: What to Expect and How to Deal

The Truth About Senior Year of High School: What to Expect and How to Deal | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
The previous three years of high school went by in the blink of an eye, and senior year will be no different. Navigating the final year of high school can be eerily similar to the first, with a lot of nerves and high expectations for the "best y...
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11 things I wish I knew before going to college

11 things I wish I knew before going to college | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
When you hear about college, you may think of the movie "Animal House" and frat bros doing keg stands in the front lawn. But what should...
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The Ivy League, Mental Illness, and the Meaning of Life

The Ivy League, Mental Illness, and the Meaning of Life | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
William Deresiewicz explains how an elite education can lead to a cycle of grandiosity and depression. 
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UCAS figures for accepted applicants (Scottish students and ...

UCAS figures for accepted applicants (Scottish students and ... | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
UCAS has published its initial figures for the number of students placed in higher education following the announcement of Scottish Highers results earlier this week. The figures provided by UCAS are for all Scots anywhere in ...
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What's Your Major? 4 Decades Of College Degrees, In 1 Graph

What's Your Major? 4 Decades Of College Degrees, In 1 Graph | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
What is the mix of bachelor's degrees awarded today? And how has it changed since 1970? (Apparently I am one of the 0.3% with a math/physics bachelors degree.
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Helping or hovering? When 'helicopter parenting' backfires - NBC News

Helping or hovering? When 'helicopter parenting' backfires - NBC News | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
Amanda Lucier / The Virginian-Pilot via AP fileAs the first generation of kids who have helicopter parents graduates into the world, some some studies show t...
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Open Days China October 2014 - The University of Sydney

Open Days China October 2014 - The University of Sydney | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
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Check out the dates and remember - you can ask about ANY Australian University...

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Universities 'ignoring lads' culture'

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Scholarships and Financial Aid for International Students :: Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU)

Scholarships and Financial Aid for International Students :: Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it

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I'm getting a lot of Students asking about scholarships in the US. Usually, I tell them it's needs-based. However, it seems things are changing as International students and the diversity they bring is more and or sought after. Here's one example.

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Top Ten Tips for Writing a College Essay

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California College Fair online

California College Fair online | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it

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Great opportunity here to get an inside view into the California system....

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The Invisible Force Behind College Admissions

The Invisible Force Behind College Admissions | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
Meet the real gatekeepers of higher education, an unseen army of data-crunching salesmen who dazzle college administrators and perpetuate the arms race that sends tuition prices ever higher.
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Campus Visit Checklist

Campus Visit Checklist | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
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If you are planning to visit a college or university campus - check out this checkllist.

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Why go to college?

Why go to college? | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
  With all the college prep advice, parents rarely ask the question: Should my kids go to college? Parents should never assume that college is the best path for every kid. Today I’m going to examine and discuss five good reasons to go to college. College is an expensive and competitive ...
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The Future of College?

The Future of College? | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
A brash tech entrepreneur thinks he can reinvent higher education by stripping it down to its essence, eliminating lectures and tenure along with football games, ivy-covered buildings, and research libraries. What if he's right? 
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Employers to New Grads: We Don't Care About Your Grades, Classes, or College

Employers to New Grads: We Don't Care About Your Grades, Classes, or College | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
...isn't something that can be done on campus. It's an internship.
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ACT? SAT? Subject Tests? No Tests? Holy Moly! Who Is Requiring What These ... - Huffington Post

ACT? SAT? Subject Tests? No Tests? Holy Moly! Who Is Requiring What These ... - Huffington Post | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
ACT? SAT? Subject Tests? No Tests? Holy Moly! Who Is Requiring What These ...
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If I have already taken the SAT, do I need to take the ACT? Which colleges require subject tests?
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Young people rely on parents and friends for careers advice - Telegraph.co.uk

Young people rely on parents and friends for careers advice - Telegraph.co.uk | Universities and Colleges | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk Young people rely on parents and friends for careers advice Telegraph.co.uk Corinne Mills, MD of Personal Career Management, feels a lack of careers guidance not only does a disservice to the next generation but a disservice to the...
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