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|Posted on July 7, 2017 at 5:15 PM||comments (-1)|
To all parents and students,
Finding money for college is not easy. It is time consuming and requires you to be persistent and consistent.
In Tennessee you can go to certain colleges for the first 2 years for free if you qualify. Many students and parents hear about all the scholarships available, but only a few will actually apply.
So the quest...Read Full Post »
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|Posted on November 14, 2015 at 12:45 AM||comments (0)|
Many times when we look or help. We ask questions about what to do, but we don't actually engage in completing the tasks needed to get the job done. Let's focus on getting things done. Many people procrastinate in high school thinking they have time and will get things done later. But when the senior year hits, there are so many things that compete for your time. It would be smart of families to start planning and acting on the steps needed to get their child ready for college ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 1, 2012 at 11:20 AM||comments (0)|
I am an 18 year old college freshman and I am frustrated. I was a national honors society member and I was on the honor roll every semester of high school. I had mostly honors classes and I completed pre-calculus. Why did I get a 17 on the ACT? Also, I am currently taking remedial math which does not count toward graduation. How does this happen? - Emma
Many students and parents assume that their school will give them everyth...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 1, 2012 at 11:15 AM||comments (0)|
I am wondering about sports in college. Are most athletes’ good students or is it hard to play a sport and get good grades? - Melanie
I am glad you are trying to determine how it will impact your success in college. Any extracurricular activity in college will require learning time management. So whether you are an athlete, cheerleader, or majorette, it will require you to put yourself on a study plan to be successful. As an athlete you travel a good porti...Read Full Post »
|Posted on April 1, 2012 at 11:00 AM||comments (0)|
My parents have told me that I do not have a college fund and I will not likely qualify for financial aid. Most schools in Illinois are 20 thousand dollars a year and up. I am 16, what can I do in the next 2 1/2 years to fund my college education? - J.S.
There are several things you can do. First you need to begin building your scholarship database. You did not indicate your grade point average, so you need to determine your strengths and find sc...Read Full Post »
|Posted on January 2, 2012 at 9:00 AM||comments (0)|
What do colleges look for besides your ACT score? - Monique
Grades, type of classes, community service, leadership and extracurricular activities including church and work experience
If you’re doing well in high school, will you probably do well in college? - Denise
Not necessarily, students generally will have to learn effective study techniques. Most students experience shock their first semester of college.
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