The ever-helpful team at eLearnPortal.com just posted a great infographic simplifying the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA. Really helpful, especially since the clock is ticking for early financial aid consideration in 2012. Check it out!
WHAT IT TAKES TO GET INTO COLLEGE. There is no clear-cut pathway to college. A recent survey of college admission officers indicate that some factors do matter more than others, according to the infographic “College Admissions: What Really Matters?” College-prep courses are only part of an overall curriculum, admission officers also look at the overall picture here–both performance in such courses, and the nature of the broader “body of coursework” itself. SAT & ACT not so much.
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