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Achieve the college dream [electronic resource] : you don't need to be rich to attend a top school

Achieve the college dream [electronic resource] : you don't need to be rich to attend a top school

Material type
E-Book(소장)
Personal Author
Chicuén, María Carla, 1988-.
Title Statement
Achieve the college dream [electronic resource] : you don't need to be rich to attend a top school / María Carla Chicuén.
Publication, Distribution, etc
Lanham :   Rowman & Littlefield,   c2016.  
Physical Medium
1 online resource (xx, 160 p.).
ISBN
9781475827361 (electronic bk.) 1475827369 (electronic bk.)
요약
This book is the definitive resource to help high-achieving, low-income students access the best possible college. The author draws from her extensive experience in education to provide advice on important aspects of the path to college such as pursuing a strong high school curriculum, preparing for standardized exams, complementing learning at school, developing leadership, and finding expert help and role models-all through affordable strategies. In the book, the author also guides students through the college application and selection processes, as well as the steps to obtain enough financi.
General Note
Title from e-Book title page.  
Content Notes
Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 A College Education; Going to College vs. Getting a Job; The Importance of College vs. Graduate School; 2 Selective Colleges; Understanding What Makes Top Colleges Affordable; Why Harvard Might Be a Student's Cheapest Option; 3 The Meaning of High Achievement; The "Holistic" Application Review; 4 Meeting the Academic Admission Requirements at No Cost; Choosing the Best Possible High School; Pursuing a Rigorous Curriculum; Preparing for Standardized Testing; The Role of Parents; 5 How to Succeed in Extracurriculars without Spending Money.
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
이용가능한 다른형태자료
Issued also as a book.  
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Universities and colleges --United States --Admission. Education, Higher --United States --Finance. Minorities --Education (Higher) --United States.
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245 1 0 ▼a Achieve the college dream ▼h [electronic resource] : ▼b you don't need to be rich to attend a top school / ▼c María Carla Chicuén.
260 ▼a Lanham : ▼b Rowman & Littlefield, ▼c c2016.
300 ▼a 1 online resource (xx, 160 p.).
500 ▼a Title from e-Book title page.
504 ▼a Includes bibliographical references and index.
505 0 ▼a Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 A College Education; Going to College vs. Getting a Job; The Importance of College vs. Graduate School; 2 Selective Colleges; Understanding What Makes Top Colleges Affordable; Why Harvard Might Be a Student's Cheapest Option; 3 The Meaning of High Achievement; The "Holistic" Application Review; 4 Meeting the Academic Admission Requirements at No Cost; Choosing the Best Possible High School; Pursuing a Rigorous Curriculum; Preparing for Standardized Testing; The Role of Parents; 5 How to Succeed in Extracurriculars without Spending Money.
505 8 ▼a Find What You LoveExplore Opportunities at School; Explore Opportunities Outside of School; Scaling Your Initiative; 6 Finding Accessible College Counselors; Finding a College Counseling Expert; Finding a Role Model; My Essential College Counselors; 7 How to Choose Target Colleges in Three Steps; The Right Number of Target Colleges; Likelihood of Admission; Critical Characteristics; Strategies to Explore Colleges; 8 Applying for College Admission; Application Requirements; Application Timeline; 9 Securing Financial Aid to Pay for College; Financial Aid from Universities.
505 8 ▼a Scholarships from External Organizations10 Accepting an Offer; Appendix; Epilogue; Notes; Glossary; Index; About the Author.
520 ▼a This book is the definitive resource to help high-achieving, low-income students access the best possible college. The author draws from her extensive experience in education to provide advice on important aspects of the path to college such as pursuing a strong high school curriculum, preparing for standardized exams, complementing learning at school, developing leadership, and finding expert help and role models-all through affordable strategies. In the book, the author also guides students through the college application and selection processes, as well as the steps to obtain enough financi.
530 ▼a Issued also as a book.
538 ▼a Mode of access: World Wide Web.
650 0 ▼a Universities and colleges ▼z United States ▼x Admission.
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