Monthly Archives: June 2008

Admissions Considerations

You need to keep in mind that there are two concerns with regards to the admissions process—getting accepted and earning merit-based assistance.  In the majority of colleges and universities, merit aid is handed out through a review process that takes … Continue reading

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A Return on Your College Investment

In my opinion, obtaining a college education has one purpose—to secure a better paying job and a more lucrative career.      Just like any normal person would expect some positive measure of return on an investment in the stock market, … Continue reading

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Retirement vs College

A recent report from The College Board showed that tuition, fees, room and board at public colleges and universities rose 7.1% in 2005, an average $12,127 a year, while private institutions saw a 5.9% annual increase to $29,096 on average. … Continue reading

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