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Being Deferred: What It Means and What Your Next Steps Should Be

A deferral letter is neither a rejection nor acceptance. Take a look at the glass half full and think of it as a second chance to impress the admissions committee. A student is deferred when there isn’t enough information or context to put them through a full acceptance.

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Breaking Down Pre-College Summer Programs

With school deadlines in the clear and an overall feeling of relaxation, you can use this time to invest in yourself and your education by applying for a pre-college summer program.

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Pre-College Summer Programs for High School Students

Looking to get ahead of the game this summer and gain some experience colleges look for? Click here for some pre-college summer programs.. 

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4 Winning College Essay Examples from Top Schools

Regardless of whether you attend a state school or a private school, college is expensive and, without proper planning, you may find yourself short of money.

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List of AP Classes and Highest Passing Rates

The best way to gauge course difficulty is to look at key AP exam statistics, including total enrollment, passing rates, and the percentage of students who scored a 5.

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How to Remain Productive in High School During The Holiday Season

Engaging in a hobby that is important to you can be a great way to be productive on vacation. Take on extra work shifts or apply for part-time jobs over the holidays, but don’t ignore rest, recharging, and recuperating.

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