The Truth about College Admission: A Family Guide to Getting In and Staying Together

Author:   Brennan Barnard (Director of College Counseling and Outreach, The Derryfield School) ,  Rick Clark (Director of Undergraduate Admission, Georgia Institute of Technology)
Publisher:   Johns Hopkins University Press
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9781421436371


Pages:   240
Publication Date:   10 September 2019
Recommended Age:   From 18 years
Format:   Paperback
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Author:   Brennan Barnard (Director of College Counseling and Outreach, The Derryfield School) ,  Rick Clark (Director of Undergraduate Admission, Georgia Institute of Technology)
Publisher:   Johns Hopkins University Press
Imprint:   Johns Hopkins University Press
Dimensions:   Width: 17.80cm , Height: 1.60cm , Length: 25.40cm
Weight:   0.431kg
ISBN:  

9781421436371


ISBN 10:   142143637
Pages:   240
Publication Date:   10 September 2019
Recommended Age:   From 18 years
Audience:   Professional and scholarly ,  Professional & Vocational
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active
Availability:   In Print   Availability explained
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Table of Contents

Preface Introduction: How to Use This BookPart I1. Why Are You Going to College?2. Remapping the Admission Landscape3. Wedges of College AdmissionPart II4. Creating a College List5. The College VisitPart III6. Admission Factors: What Are Colleges Looking for Academically?7. Admission Factors: What Are Colleges Looking for Outside the Classroom?8. Admission DecisionsPart IV9. Making Your College Choice10. Closing LettersResourcesGlossaryReferencesAcknowledgmentsIndex

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... helpful, candid and pragmatic. -- Maureen Downey * Atlanta Journal Constitution *


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Brennan Barnard is the director of college counseling at the Derryfield School and US Performance Academy. He also serves as the college admission program manager for the Harvard Graduate School of Education's Making Caring Common Project. Rick Clark is the director of undergraduate admission at the Georgia Institute of Technology.

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