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Confused by college applications? Flummoxed by financial aid? Join PrepScholar co-founder Allen Cheng and writer Melissa Brinks as they walk you through the essentials of applying to college.

Confused by college applications? Flummoxed by financial aid? Join PrepScholar co-founder Allen Cheng and writer Melissa Brinks as they walk you through the essentials of applying to college.
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United States

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Confused by college applications? Flummoxed by financial aid? Join PrepScholar co-founder Allen Cheng and writer Melissa Brinks as they walk you through the essentials of applying to college.

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@prepscholar

Language:

English

Contact:

4255122858


Episodes

Episode 3 - Letters of Recommendation

5/12/2019
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How do you get the perfect letter of recommendation? Join PrepScholar co-founder Allen Cheng and writer Melissa Brinks as they discuss how to form positive relationships with your instructors, what criteria you're actually evaluated on, and why you shouldn't butter your teachers up just before your letters are due. Got questions for us? Reach out to podcast@prepscholar.com, and we may answer it on a future episode! Further Reading: These 2 Recommendation Letters Got Me Into Harvard and...

Duration:01:38:00

Episode 2 - Taking and Retaking Standardized Tests

5/12/2019
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Is it worth retaking a standardized test to get a better score? In this episode, PrepScholar co-founder Allen Cheng and writer Melissa Brinks discuss how to determine your SAT/ACT target score, when you should start taking tests, and when it's worth retaking to get a better score. Got questions for us? Reach out to podcast@prepscholar.com, and we may answer it on a future episode! Further Reading: When Should You Take the SAT or ACT? Best Test Dates What Is a Good SAT Score? A Bad SAT...

Duration:01:16:21

Episode 1 - Making a College List

5/12/2019
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Unsure where you want to go to college? You need a college list. In this episode, PrepScholar co-founder Allen Cheng and writer Melissa Brinks discuss what a college list is, how to write one, and how to choose colleges that are within your ability to get into. Further Reading: What Colleges Should I Apply To? Making a College List How Many Colleges Should You Apply To? Expert Guide How to Do College Research Right: Step-by-Step Guide What Is a Reach School? Which Reach Schools Should I...

Duration:01:17:14