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Average Cost of College: The Real Price of American Education

Posted by on December 5, 2013 at 9:00 am

We all know going to college isn’t cheap. The average cost of college go up every year and it’s pretty discouraging. But here’s the thing:  just because you can’t afford it means you can’t go. Fact: two-thirds of college undergrads get financial aid through scholarships, loans, grants and work-study. College is expensive, but there are […]

Top 7 Accredited Ultrasound Technician Schools in New York

Posted by on December 4, 2013 at 9:00 am

Ultrasound technicians used to be exclusively associated with obstetricians, but nowadays sonography is becoming more in demand among all types of patients and doctors who prefer a safer scanning procedure.  This gives an ultrasound technician in New York the opportunity to work in a more dynamic environment. To be a competent sonographer in New York […]

What Is A Good GRE Score?

Posted by on December 3, 2013 at 9:00 am

After earning a baccalaureate degree, one can either join the workforce or acquire a master’s degree for better employment.  To get into graduate school, though, he must review for and take the Graduate Record Examination (GRE); which is a lot more difficult than the SAT.   But really, what is a good GRE score?   […]

How To Become A Phlebotomist

Posted by on November 29, 2013 at 9:00 am

A phlebotomist is a trained person in a clinic or hospital who draws blood from patients so it can be checked for diseases.  Read this comprehensive guide on how to become a phlebotomist.   Skills If you want to become a phlebotomist, you need to be very attentive to detail.  You should also have deft […]

Old vs. New GRE Scoring: What’s The Difference?

Posted by on November 28, 2013 at 9:00 am

Worried about how the new GRE scoring would affect your old score?   The new scoring system took effect after August 1, 2011 and if you sat for the exams before that, you’re understandably worried. But there is no need to! You just need to understand how the new GRE scoring works so you could […]

Top 10 Best SAT Prep Books for Students Who Self-Study

Posted by on November 21, 2013 at 9:00 am

Private SAT tutors charge as much as $2,760. Standard prep courses cost around $599 to $999. Unless you have the cash or the time to spare, self-studying is your best choice. Well, why not? You can study at your own pace, when and wherever you want, on the bus and even in the bathroom! If […]

What Should I Major In? 5 Tips in Choosing The Right College Major

Posted by on November 20, 2013 at 9:00 am

Not sure on what to major in? Don’t worry. A lot of students are in the same dilemma, thinking that choosing a major will either make or break their careers. Well, not really. You may end up in a career that is not related to your major and you’ll do as well. In fact, statistics […]

Easiest Colleges to Get Into: 10 Best Schools for Students With Low SAT Scores

Posted by on November 18, 2013 at 9:00 am

If you are among the 43% who got the average SAT score this year, don’t panic.  There are colleges and universities that don’t take your SAT scores at face value. These schools recognize that not all strong students do well on standardized tests. More importantly, these colleges believe that students’ potentials are not defined by […]

GRE Study Guide: 10 Best Prep Books You Must Have

Posted by on November 15, 2013 at 9:00 am

Unless you’re willing to fork over an easy $1,000 for GRE tutoring classes, then self-studying is probably your best choice. Maybe you just don’t have the time to attend these classes. Or maybe you’re just a self-motivated student. Whatever the excuse, there’s no reason you shouldn’t get the same coaching and practice as these expensive […]

How to Get Into Stanford With A Low GPA

Posted by on November 14, 2013 at 9:00 am

Considered as one of the best research and teaching universities in the world, Stanford University is prestigious in its own right. In the fall of 2013, its acceptance rate was at 5.7%. That’s only 2,209 admits from 38,828 applicants, making Stanford the toughest school to get into today.   Do you know that Stanford has […]