Deciding On a College
Why College Accreditation Matters
Whether a college is accredited can have a big impact on your college career. Learn what accreditation means for you, and how to check your college’s credentials.
The Truth About The Ivy League
The eight schools that comprise the Ivy League always seem to be in the spotlight. The League includes some of the most competitive colleges in the country. But all the fuss doesn’t mean they are right for you. Get the truth on what these colleges offer, and what they can’t guarantee.
Community College or Four-Year College: What is Right For You?
Almost forty percent of first-time college freshmen enroll at a community college. Could this be the way for you to start your college career? Learn about the benefits and drawbacks to community colleges.
Tips For Transferring From a Community College
One advantage offered by community colleges is the ability to transfer to a four-year college. To make sure your move goes smoothly, and you get full credit for your work, follow these guidelines.
College Visits: What to do, What to Ask
Students often say visiting the campus of a potential college is one of the most important factors in determining which college they want to attend. Learn when to visit and what to do once you arrive.
Choosing A College: Ten Factors to Weigh
How do you choose the college that’s right for you? Be sure to consider these 10 factors as you decide which college will be the best fit for you.
Going the Distance: How Far Should You Go For College?College itself is a journey. But just how far should you travel — literally — to get there? Before you decide, think realistically about how distance from home can impact your college experience.
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