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Ask the Experts: FAQ about Finding and Getting into College

By Peterson's Staff updated on Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Here at Peterson's, we've received thousands of education-related questions over the past few years. Our experts have answered questions about what to do in high school to prepare for college, how to find the right college, and how to get admitted.

In the series of FAQs below, you'll find our experts' answers to questions in categories like how to choose a college, admissions, test prep, scholarships and financial aid, and college types.

FAQs — How to Choose a College



FAQs — Admissions



FAQs — Test Prep



FAQs — Scholarships and Financial Aid



FAQs — College Types



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