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The Resource Bound-for-college guidebook : a step-by-step guide to finding and applying to colleges, Frank Burtnett

Bound-for-college guidebook : a step-by-step guide to finding and applying to colleges, Frank Burtnett

Label
Bound-for-college guidebook : a step-by-step guide to finding and applying to colleges
Title
Bound-for-college guidebook
Title remainder
a step-by-step guide to finding and applying to colleges
Statement of responsibility
Frank Burtnett
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A guide for high school students to help them organize their search and application process for college, with advice on exploration, decision-making, and financial aid, and includes exercises
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burtnett, Frank
Dewey number
378.1/610973
Index
no index present
LC call number
LB2343.32
LC item number
.B88 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • College student orientation
  • Universities and colleges
Label
Bound-for-college guidebook : a step-by-step guide to finding and applying to colleges, Frank Burtnett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How colleges admit students: Anatomy of an admission decision -- College exploration: getting off on the right foot -- A Calendar of exploration, decision-making, and application tasks -- The First step: taking a look at you -- Mounting a search: getting answers to your college questions -- High school course selection: relevance to college admission -- Learning about college options: getting the best information -- Using the internet to explore and apply to colleges -- Making the most of the college fair experience -- Campus visits: being there and afterward -- Admission plans: modes of admission access -- Degree of difficulty: understanding the admission competition -- College admission tests: strategies for preparation -- Admission essays: put forth your best effort -- Narrowing options: deciding where to apply -- The College application: making it work for you -- Understanding college costs -- Types and sources of student financial aid -- Making financial aid forms work for you -- After the application: what happens next? -- Off to college: getting ready for your freshman year -- Parents and the high school-to-college transition -- Educational success: how couselors can help you -- School to college: couselors as your allies -- Some closing words about expectations
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 156 pages
Isbn
9781607094098
Lccn
2008039425
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn247962966
  • (OCoLC)247962966
Label
Bound-for-college guidebook : a step-by-step guide to finding and applying to colleges, Frank Burtnett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How colleges admit students: Anatomy of an admission decision -- College exploration: getting off on the right foot -- A Calendar of exploration, decision-making, and application tasks -- The First step: taking a look at you -- Mounting a search: getting answers to your college questions -- High school course selection: relevance to college admission -- Learning about college options: getting the best information -- Using the internet to explore and apply to colleges -- Making the most of the college fair experience -- Campus visits: being there and afterward -- Admission plans: modes of admission access -- Degree of difficulty: understanding the admission competition -- College admission tests: strategies for preparation -- Admission essays: put forth your best effort -- Narrowing options: deciding where to apply -- The College application: making it work for you -- Understanding college costs -- Types and sources of student financial aid -- Making financial aid forms work for you -- After the application: what happens next? -- Off to college: getting ready for your freshman year -- Parents and the high school-to-college transition -- Educational success: how couselors can help you -- School to college: couselors as your allies -- Some closing words about expectations
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 156 pages
Isbn
9781607094098
Lccn
2008039425
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn247962966
  • (OCoLC)247962966

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