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A Student’s Story: Northeastern’s Co-Op Program

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If you ever want to talk to someone who is enthusiastic about the university he is attending, you should spend...

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3 Tips To Build a Balanced College List

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Finding the best college for you begins with self-discovery—getting to know yourself, your interests, your goals, and what’s most important....

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College Transfer Student: Sometimes It’s the Best Option

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Anna Sweeney may have a better understanding than most of how to decide on a college. That’s because her story...

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Creating New Space at PrepMatters Tenleytown

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To be successful, a big project requires inspiration, and that can come from anywhere—even an essay prompt. Known for its...

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College Cousins: George Washington University and Boston University

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Few American cities are as steeped in history as Washington and Boston. Each locale boasts a rich political and cultural...

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Giving Teenagers Space—Inside and Out

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The New Year brings a cold snap and a chance to evaluate our priorities, set our intentions to change our...

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Global Studies Program: From NYC to London

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Isabel is on the New York – to – London circuit, courtesy of her enrollment in New York University’s Global...

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Understanding Your PSAT Score Report

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As you look over your PSAT score report, try not to focus too much on the top line scores. Sure,...

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How the PSAT Collects Students’ Personal Data

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Many students are about to find themselves buried under a blizzard of offers, their inboxes overflowing and their counters stacked...

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Calculating the Probability of College Admissions

College School Admissions

Here’s a fun math problem: If a college applicant applies to 20 schools, each with a 5 percent admission rate,...