All Articles by Howard and Matthew Greene
Howard and Matthew Greene have been the hosts of two PBS college planning programs and are the co-authors of the Greenes' Guides to Educational Planning and other books. They've spent years working as counselors and have conducted in-depth research with students, college presidents, deans of faculty, and other administrators.
Standardized tests are all about preparation. Find out the best method for you with this article.
There are two key ways to interpret your test results: in terms of your own expectations and abilities and in comparison to reported college averages and score ranges.
In your college application essay, you have an opportunity to communicate to colleges what is most essential to you personally, socially, and academically.
Now that the hard work of filling out applications and writing essays is over, you may think all that's left to do is to wait anxiously for an admission decision about your college future.