Managing Social Media Profiles
In this digital day and age, it’s crucial to take notice of what you publish socially and how you represent yourself online because it does play a role in college admission. In a recent study, 31% of college admissions officers said they logged onto Facebook to view profiles of applicants. Of those, 46% found something they felt negatively impacted the application.
Social media is also used to for recruiting: 76% of colleges use Twitter to recruit applicants.
Please click HERE to view 10 ways for your child to manage their Social Media footprint.
U.S. College Planning Center
Welcome to our U.S. College Planning Center. This is where you can find almost everything you need for your college success in the United States.
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Test Information: Getting your child into the college of their choice starts with knowing your options, understanding the process and customizing a test preparation plan tailored to suit their strengths and weaknesses. Further Test Information: SAT Test Information and ACT Test Information.
Admissions Factors: Begin laying the foundation and consider the admissions factors as early on as possible to ensure your child does not get too stressed out and overworked closer to the SAT. Further Admissions Factors: Choosing a School and Further Planning.
Application Tips: A strong college application, which showcases your child’s strongest grades, extracurricular activities and personal essay is very important! Every college has different criteria for determining which students to admit. The best tip during this process is to stay organized and pay close attention to the many details. Further Application Tips: Interviews and Social Media.
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Test Scores for Key Colleges: To find out more about what score your child should be aiming for, download our list of the average test scores accepted by many top colleges.