Fiske Guide to Colleges

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Sourcebooks, Jan 1, 2005 - Study Aids - 774 pages
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First published more than 20 years ago, this leading college guide to more than 300 schools has been the indispensable source of information for thousands of students and their parents. Each college is rated on a scale of 1 to 5 stars on Academics, Social Life and Quality of Life. The Fiske Guide to Colleges has everything you need to know, including:
- Range of SAT and ACT scores
- Percentage of financial aid
- Number of applicants and percentage of acceptance
- Rating of academics
- Each school's strongest programs
- Campus culture and lifestyle
- Listing of each school's strongest departments and majors
- The 40+ schools that deliver the best education at the most reasonable costs
This version has been fully revised and updated and is based on new surveys of thousands of students and administrators. It's the perfect tool for anxious students and their parents.

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User Review  - Julieedwards - Goodreads

Excellent reference to browse. Insightful commentary from students, good info in sidebars for at-a-glance comparisons, a great book to have on the coffee table to pick up and look through as the mood strikes. Read full review

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Edward B. Fiske served for 17 years as Education Editor of the New York Times, during which time he realized that college-bound students and their families needed better information on which to base their educational choices. He wrote the bestselling annual, The Fiske Guide to Colleges, to help them.

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