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    The truth about college admission : a family guide to getting in and staying together / Brennan E. Barnard and Rick Clark
    Book | Johns Hopkins University Press | 2019
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    Description
    pages cm
    Bibliography
    Includes bibliographical references and index.
    Contents
    Introduction: how to use this book -- Part I -- Why are you going to college? -- Remapping the admission landscape -- Wedges of college admission -- Part II -- Creating a college list -- The college visit -- Part III -- Admission factors: what are colleges looking for academically? -- Admission factors: what are colleges looking for outside the classroom? -- Admission decisions -- Part IV -- Making your college choice -- Closing letters.
    Summary
    "The coauthors, a college admissions officer and a high school guidance counselor, demystify the process of college admissions and bring sanity to what has become a source of great anxiety for families with college-bound kids. This book is rooted in experience from both sides of the college admission profession, and it provides valuable insight and practical tips about choosing and applying to schools"-- Provided by publisher.
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    Addl. Author
    Clark, Rick, 1974- author.
    ISBN
    9781421436371
    142143637X
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