Do colleges prefer “well rounded” students? Should you take the hardest classes that your high school offers?
The college admissions process is littered with questions and misperceptions. Fortunately, the authors of a new college admission guide recently debunked the most common myths that college applicants hear. In addition to the questions above, these authors tackled topics such as:
- “bragging” on your application,
- applying early decision, and
- finding the best recommendations.
You can see their top 10 admissions myths (and the realities behind them) on this article on the Huffington Post.
Lillian Luterman and Jennifer Bloom are the authors of IN! College Admissions and Beyond: The Experts' Proven Strategy For Success. (Great title, but totally unaffiliated with this blog.)