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What You Don't Know Can Hurt You In the College Admission Game

What You Don't Know Can Hurt You In the College Admission Game

College Planning Tips from a Pro This event is hosted by Timothy C. Parros, Certified College Planning Specialist, Member of the ACCPS, NACAC, HECA.  Most high school students thinking about going to college think that the “getting in” part is pretty simple: good grades plus high test scores plus a portfolio of impressive extracurricular activities equals admission. After all, isn’t that what we’ve all been told? Unfortunately, it’s not the whole story! Attend this workshop and learn the important things you need to do now!...

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Plan Ahead for College: It's Not All About the Money

Plan Ahead for College: It's Not All About the Money

For many families, the high cost of higher education is a daunting proposition. Parents lie awake at night trying to figure out how to afford sending 1, 2, 3 or more children to college and still having enough of their hard earned money to be able to retire. You will learn: How exactly to determine your "best-fit" colleges How to determine what each college really considers when making their acceptance decisions Ways to determine what each college really considers when making their acceptance decisions Ways students can differentiate themselves from other sight similar grades, test scores, interests and aspirations The keys to maximizing your scholarship and financial-aid opportunities...

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