Looking Beyond the Ivy League: Finding the College That's Right for You (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Dec 18, 2007 - Education - 288 pages
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The celebrated book that revolutionized the way Americans choose colleges-now fully revised and updated

An invaluable guide with virtually no competition, this book helped to establish Loren Pope as one of the nation's most respected experts on the college application process. Now fully revised and updated, Looking Beyond the Ivy League offers a step-by-step guide to selecting the right institution, a checklist of specific questions to ask when visiting a college, the secrets to creating good applications and good applicants, and much more. With as few as one-third of college students remaining at the institution they entered as freshmen, finding the right college is harder than ever before. This book makes it easier for students and their parents.


  

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Review: Looking Beyond the Ivy League: Finding the College That's Right for You

User Review  - Mohamed Sall - Goodreads

The stance was that medium sized universities and schools with "big names" are to generally be avoided. Some points were understandable, but most of the time the author was unaware of the fact that ... Read full review

Review: Looking Beyond the Ivy League: Finding the College That's Right for You

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Must read. Love Loren Pope. Read full review

Contents

CHAPTER 10
CHAPTER 11
CHAPTER 12
CHAPTER 13
CHAPTER 14
CHAPTER 15
CHAPTER 16
CHAPTER 17

CHAPTER 5
CHAPTER 6
CHAPTER 7
CHAPTER 8
CHAPTER 9
CHAPTER 18
CHAPTER 19
Afterword Read It
Index
Copyright

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About the author (2007)

Loren Pope was education editor of the New York Times in the 1950s. In 1965 he opened the College Placement Bureau in Washington, D.C., to help families of college--bound students make informed choices. He is the author of Looking Beyond the Ivy League and has written numerous articles about the college application proc

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