Cruise your way to the Ivy League! It's no secret that it's harder to get into college these days. Ivy League and other selective schools have record numbers of applicants, making the competition even steeper. This must-have guide carefully explores the to-do's to gain admission to a top tier school. Students and parents will learn about choosing the right school, what college admissions officers really consider when making their decisions, early decision versus early action, and what being on the waitlist means. *Provides sample essays, recommendation forms, resources and websites *Includes advice from guidance counselors and admission officers of top Colleges *Between now and 2015, there will be more than 3 million high school graduates each yearWhat to write about ac Questions youa#39;ll be asked ac Tips for great writing ac Proof, proof, and proof again If you had a penny for every tip someone gave you about how to write your college admission essay, youa#39;d probably be rich enough to skip college. But college essays arena#39;t a joking matter. Theya#39;re actually quite important and possibly the best way a college gets to truly see who you are as a person.
|Title||:||The Complete Idiot's Guide to Getting Into Top Colleges|
|Author||:||Ian Leslie, Marna Atkin|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2009-06-02|