College Handbook 2017

Author: The College Board

Publisher: College Board

ISBN: 9781457307737

Category: Study Aids

Page: 2336

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This is the only guide available that contains objective information on every accredited college in the United States - 2,200 four-year colleges and universities, and 1,700 two-year community colleges and technical schools. With its clearly laid-out entries and more than 40 indexes, the College Handbook 2017 is also the fastest, easiest way for students to narrow a college search and compare the schools that they're interested in.-comprehensive listings of admission requirements, majors, sports, on-campus activities and campus computing-targeted information for home-schooled students and students considering community college as an option-useful features for black and Hispanic students-tables of early decision and wait-list outcomes show information that can't be found in any other guide-planning calendar and worksheets help students organize their applications and stay on track-updated annually by a team of editors who verify information with each college, making the College Handbook 2017 the best college reference guide available

International Student Handbook 2017

Author: The College Board

Publisher: College Board

ISBN: 9781457307775

Category: Study Aids

Page: 408

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The International Student Handbook 2017 is the only book exclusively for foreign students! It has information on 2,900 colleges, including each school's "international profile."This guide covers financial aid, Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) requirements, housing availability and special services for international students. It also includes step-by-step guidelines on how to prepare for and apply to colleges in the United States, find financial aid and obtain a student visa.An appendix lists EducationUSA advising centers around the world where students can go locally for assistance and more information. Comprehensive indexes and a detailed glossary of terms will help students find schools that meet their needs.

College Handbook 2018

Author: The College Board

Publisher: College Board

ISBN: 9781457309229

Category: Study Aids

Page: 2336

View: 5011

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This is the only guide available that contains objective information on every accredited college in the United States--2,200 four-year colleges and universities, and 1,700 two-year community colleges and technical schools. With its clearly laid-out entries and more than 40 indexes, the College Handbook 2018 is also the fastest, easiest way for students to narrow a college search and compare the schools that they're interested in. • comprehensive listings of admission requirements, majors, sports, on-campus activities and campus computing • targeted information for home-schooled students and students considering community college as an option • useful features for black and Hispanic students -tables of early decision and wait-list outcomes show information that can't be found in any other guide • planning calendar and worksheets help students organize their applications and stay on track • updated annually by a team of editors who verify information with each college, making the College Handbook 2018 the best college reference guide available

Scholarship Handbook 2017

Author: The College Board

Publisher: College Board

ISBN: 9781457307768

Category: Study Aids

Page: 640

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The Scholarship Handbook 2017 provides the most complete and authoritative facts about more than 1.7 million awards, including scholarship, internship and loan programs offered by foundations, charitable organizations, and state and federal government agencies. Every entry is verified by the College Board to be legitimate, up-to-date, accurate, and portable to more than one college.This guide includes a planning calendar and worksheets to organize and keep track of scholarship applications. Indexes help students find programs by eligibility criteria - such as minority status, religious affiliation, state of residence and intended field of study - so they can quickly zero in on scholarships for which they qualify.

College Handbook 2015

All New 52nd Edition

Author: The College Board

Publisher: College Board

ISBN: 9781457303166

Category: Study Aids

Page: 2312

View: 7421

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This is the only guide available that contains objective information on every accredited college in the United States—2,200 four-year colleges and universities, and 1,700 two-year community colleges and technical schools. With its clearly laid-out entries and more than 40 indexes, the College Handbook 2015 by The College Board is also the fastest, easiest way for students to narrow a college search and compare the schools that they’re interested in. • comprehensive listings of admission requirements, majors, sports, on-campus activities and campus computing • targeted information for home-schooled students and students considering community college as an option • useful features for black and Hispanic students • tables of early decision and wait-list outcomes show information that can’t be found in any other guide • planning calendar and worksheets help students organize their applications and stay on track • purchasers qualify for a $10 discount on The Official SAT Online Course™, when purchased through College Board website, the only SAT course offered by the test maker • updated annually by a team of editors who verify information with each college—making the College Handbook 2015 the best college reference guide available

Get It Together For College, 4th Edition

Author: The College Board

Publisher: College Board

ISBN: 9781457309267

Category: Study Aids

Page: 224

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Completely updated to cover critical new changes to FAFSA deadlines and college application procedures, this revised edition of Get It Together for College covers everything from how to look for colleges to what to take to the dorm. Checklists, timelines, and FAQs are presented in a practical, quick format that helps students relieve stress and take control of the process. Features: • complete junior-senior year calendar showing what to do and when to do it • tips on how to wisely use social media to research colleges • best ways to prepare for college admission tests, including the redesigned SAT • step-by-step walk-through of the new FAFSA financial aid form • how to put an art portfolio together, or prepare for a music audition • how to get recommendations • journal pages for campus visits and college fairs Students and parents recognize the College Board and its #1 college planning website, collegeboard.com, as providers of clear, easy-to-use tools for college planning. More than two million students visit collegeboard.com each month.

College Handbook 2016

Author: The College Board

Publisher: College Board

ISBN: 9781457304231

Category: Study Aids

Page: 2336

View: 8070

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This is the "only "guide available that contains objective information on every accredited college in the United States--2,200 four-year colleges and universities, and 1,700 two-year community colleges and technical schools. With its clearly laid-out entries and more than 40 indexes, the "College Handbook""2014" by The College Board is also the fastest, easiest way for students to narrow a college search and compare the schools that they're interested in. - comprehensive listings of admission requirements, majors, sports, on-campus activities and campus computing - targeted information for home-schooled students and students considering community college as an option - useful features for black and Hispanic students - tables of early decision and wait-list outcomes show information that can't be found in any other guide - planning calendar and worksheets help students organize their applications and stay on track - purchasers qualify for a $10 discount on The Official SAT Online Course(TM), when purchased through College Board website, the only SAT course offered by the test maker - updated annually by a team of editors who verify information with each college--making the "College Handbook 2014 "the best college reference guide available

Scholarship Handbook 2018

Author: The College Board

Publisher: College Board

ISBN: 9781457309274

Category: Study Aids

Page: 640

View: 6547

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The Scholarship Handbook 2018 is organized to quickly lead students to real college funding opportunities, including scholarship, internship and loan programs offered by foundations, charitable organizations, and state and federal government agencies. Every entry is verified by the College Board to be legitimate, up-to-date, accurate, and portable to more than one college. This guide includes a planning calendar and worksheets to organize and keep track of scholarship applications. Indexes help students find programs by eligibility criteria--such as minority status, religious affiliation, state of residence and intended field of study--so they can quickly zero in on scholarships for which they qualify.

A Student Handbook for Writing in Biology

Author: Karin Knisely

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 9781429234917

Category: Science

Page: 296

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Providing practical advice to students on how to write for biology, this book shows how to write for a particular audience, self evaluate drafts, and paraphrase for improved comprehension.

Book of Majors 2017

Author: The College Board

Publisher: College Board

ISBN: 9781457307744

Category: Study Aids

Page: 1400

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The Book of Majors 2017 helps students answer these questions: What's the major for me? Where can I study it? What can I do with it after graduation?Revised and refreshed every year, this book is the most comprehensive guide to college majors on the market. In-depth descriptions of 200 of the most popular majors are followed by complete listings of every major offered at more than 3,800 colleges, including four-year and two-year colleges and technical schools.The 2017 edition covers every college major identified by the U.S. Department of Education - over 1,200 majors are listed in all. This is also the only guide that shows what degree levels each college offers in a major, whether a certificate, associate, bachelor's, master's or doctorate. The guide features:-insights - from the professors themselves - on how each major is taught, what preparation students will need, other majors to consider and much more.-updated information on career options and employment prospects.-the inside scoop on how students can find out if a college offers a strong program for a particular major, what life is like for students studying that major, and what professional societies and accrediting agencies to refer to for more background on the major.

Student Services

A Handbook for the Profession

Author: John H. Schuh,Susan R. Jones,Shaun R. Harper

Publisher: Jossey-Bass

ISBN: 9780470454985

Category: Education

Page: 608

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Now in its fifth edition, Student Services: A Handbook for the Profession has been hailed as a classic reference in the field. In this important resource, a new cast of student affairs scholars and practitioners examine the changing context of the student experience in higher education, the evolution of the role of student affairs professionals, and the philosophies, ethics, and theories that guide the practice of student affairs work. The fifth edition covers a broad range of relevant topics including historical roots and development of the profession, philosophies and ethical standards, legal issues, theoretical bases of the profession, organizing and managing student affairs programs, and essential competencies: leadership, multiculturalism, supervision, teaching, counseling and helping skills, advising and consultation, conflict resolution, community development, professionalism, and developing institutional partnerships. It also addresses the future of student affairs practice and how it is informed by student learning outcomes and technology. "The painstakingly thorough coverage of topics important to the profession of student affairs makes this handbook a valuable resource to the scholarly and practice communities of the profession." —John M. Braxton, professor, Higher Education Leadership and Policy Program, Peabody College, Vanderbilt University; editor, Journal of College Student Development "Continues three decades of excellence in providing a comprehensive set of resources that provides firm grounding for the higher education student affairs community in all aspects of our profession." —Michael J. Cuyjet, professor, Department of Educational and Counseling Psychology, University of Louisville "Casts an impressively wide net, thoroughly capturing critical topics and offering a deeply nuanced and technical, yet readily accessible narrative trajectory and study of student affairs in higher education." —Theresa A. Powell, vice president for student affairs, Temple University

Occupational Outlook Handbook, 1994-1995

Author: DIANE Publishing Company

Publisher: DIANE Publishing

ISBN: 9780788107948

Category:

Page: 350

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A nationally recognized, best-selling reference work. An easy-to-use, comprehensive "encyclopedia" of today's occupations & tomorrow's hiring trends. Describes in detail some 250 occupations -- covering about 104 million jobs, or 85% of all jobs in the U.S. Each description discuses the nature of the work; working conditions; employment; training, other qualifications, & advancement; job outlook; earnings; related occupations; & sources of additional information. Revised every 2 years.

Writers INC

Write for College : a Student Handbook

Author: N.A

Publisher: Great Source Education Group Incorporated

ISBN: 9780669444025

Category: Education

Page: 556

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- MLA and APA documentation and research paper styles- Student models of critical college writing forms- Clear guidelines for citing print and electronic sources- Writing process and Proofreading Guides

The Financial Aid Handbook

Getting the Education You Want for the Price You Can Afford

Author: Carol Stack,Ruth Vedvik

Publisher: Career PressInc

ISBN: 9781601631664

Category: Reference

Page: 286

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In today's economy, a college degree is more important-- and more expensive-- than ever before. Here is the definitive, one-stop guide to the college selection and payment process, covering everything from basic timelines and tuition costs to predicting your scholarship award, and taking ownership of student debt after graduation.

Colleges that Change Lives

40 Schools that Will Change the Way You Think about Colleges

Author: Loren Pope

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0143122304

Category: EDUCATION

Page: 340

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Offers profiles of forty-one colleges that focus on individual needs and academic standards, provides tips for choosing a school based on personality, and discusses such topics as learning disabilities and single-sex education.

College Majors Handbook with Real Career Paths and Payoffs

The Actual Jobs, Earnings, and Trends for Graduates of 50 College Majors

Author: Neeta P. Fogg,Paul E. Harrington,Thomas F. Harrington,Laurence Shatkin, Ph.D.

Publisher: JIST Works

ISBN: 9781593577711

Category: Education

Page: 546

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Describes the different jobs, salaries, and employers that graduates with a particular major can expect, divided into such areas of study as business, engineering, humanities, and social sciences, and provides employment outlooks.

Handbook of College Reading and Study Strategy Research

Author: Rona F. Flippo,Thomas W. Bean

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317245164

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 400

View: 7128

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The most comprehensive and up-to-date source available for college reading and study strategy practitioners and administrators, the Third Edition of the Handbook of College Reading and Study Strategy Research reflects and responds to changing demographics as well as politics and policy concerns in the field since the publication of the previous edition. In this thorough and systematic examination of theory, research, and practice, the Handbook offers information to help college reading teachers to make better instructional decisions; justification for programmatic implementations for administrators; and a complete compendium of both theory and practice to better prepare graduate students to understand the parameters and issues of this field. The Handbook is an essential resource for professionals, researchers, and students as they continue to study, research, learn, and share more about college reading and study strategies. Addressing current and emerging theories of knowledge, subjects, and trends impacting the field, the Third Edition features new topics such as disciplinary literacy, social media, and gaming theory.

The Ultimate Guide to College Transfer

From Surviving to Thriving

Author: Lucia D. Tyler,Susan E. Henninger

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1475826893

Category: Education

Page: 150

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This book is a comprehensive guide, designed to make college transfer between four-year schools as successful as possible. Chapters outline the steps to take from the moment a student finds him/herself considering college transfer to the first semester at his/her next college.