x, 261 pages ; 21 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 236-252) and index.
Part One: The truth about college, selectivity, and success -- Busting the elite-college mystique -- Examining the link between top colleges and success -- Realities of college life today -- Part Two: The success profile-- what it is, and how to develop it -- What is the success profile? -- Developing the success profile in high school -- When high school isn't enough: How to go above and beyond in developing the success profile -- Developing the success profile in college -- Putting the success profile to work: How to get a great job after (or during) college -- Part Three: What you should consider when choosing a school -- Useful criteria for selecting a college -- Finding a financial fit -- College in the future -- Myths and misunderstandings about college and admissions.
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