In this week's episode...
In the News (2:00): We’ll discuss an article that talks about a creative strategy that some college applicants are using to increase their chances of acceptance.
In this week's book discussion (11:23): of Chapter 15 of 171 Answers: to the Most-Asked College Admissions Questions we discuss how you can know if a school is affordable before you add it to your college list.
This week's question (20:38) is from a mom who wants to know if she should not bother to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) if she is not going to qualify for any financial aid.
Get ready for Part 2 of Mark’s interview with Howard Rittenhouse (27:31) an Academy Admissions Partner for the Coast Guard Academy. Howard discusses how attending the Academy can allow your kid to go to college for free, get paid to go, and graduate with a guaranteed quality job.
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