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The college admissions process, Marcia Amidon Lusted, book editor

Label
The college admissions process
Title
The college admissions process
Statement of responsibility
Marcia Amidon Lusted, book editor
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Applications, personal essays, campus visits, and those dreaded SATs and ACTs, the process of applying to, and getting into, college is almost as complicated as higher education itself. In this anthology, readers will get an in-depth look at the admission process, including viewpoints about the fairness and relevance of standardized test scores, the importance of volunteer and extracurricular activities, and how to market oneself as an ideal candidate for admission. Choosing a college is one of life's most important decisions, and readers of this resource will be presented with valuable information
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
378.1/61
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Grade 9-12
LC call number
LB2351.2
LC item number
.C635 2018
Literary form
essays
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lüsted, Marcia Amidon
  • Trudeau, Michelle B.
  • Jones, Ben
  • Garces, Liliana M.
  • Gratz, Jennifer
  • Atkinson, Richard, C.
  • Marcus, Jon
Series statement
Issues that concern you
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Universities and colleges
  • Universities and colleges
  • United States
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The college admissions process, Marcia Amidon Lusted, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 101-104) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Achievement Versus Aptitude in College Admissions
  • Richard C. Atkinson
  • The Rich-Poor Divide on American's College Campuses is Getting Wider, Fast
  • Jon Marcus and Holly K. Hacker
  • Intercollegiate Athletics vs. Academics: The Student-Athlete or the Athlete-Student? / Christopher Saffici, Ed. D., Robert Pellegrino, DBA
  • The Admission Arms Race: Six Ways Colleges Game Their Numbers
  • Marian Wang
  • Improving College Counseling
  • Robert Bardwell
  • How Can the College Application Process Be Improved?
  • School, Study, SATs: No Wonder Teens Are Stressed
  • Holly Korbey
  • What's Wrong with Standardized Tests?
  • Fairtest
  • Value of College-Admissions Test-Prep Classes Unclear
  • Caralee J. Adams
  • Study find high SAT and ACT Scores Might Not Spell Success at College
  • Judy Woodruff and William Hiss
  • The Value of a College Education
  • J.D. Roth
  • Ten Ways Colleges Work You Over
  • Michelle Trudeau
  • Stephen Burd and Rachel Fishman
  • It's More Than A Job
  • Ben Jones
  • Top 10 percent rule for college admissions faces a new challenge
  • Amy Scott
  • Discriminating Toward Equality: Affirmative Action and the Diversity Charade
  • Jennifer Gratz
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
109 pages
Isbn
9781534502239
Lccn
2017034174
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1004715002
  • 818220
  • (OCoLC)on1004715002
  • 818220
Label
The college admissions process, Marcia Amidon Lusted, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 101-104) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Achievement Versus Aptitude in College Admissions
  • Richard C. Atkinson
  • The Rich-Poor Divide on American's College Campuses is Getting Wider, Fast
  • Jon Marcus and Holly K. Hacker
  • Intercollegiate Athletics vs. Academics: The Student-Athlete or the Athlete-Student? / Christopher Saffici, Ed. D., Robert Pellegrino, DBA
  • The Admission Arms Race: Six Ways Colleges Game Their Numbers
  • Marian Wang
  • Improving College Counseling
  • Robert Bardwell
  • How Can the College Application Process Be Improved?
  • School, Study, SATs: No Wonder Teens Are Stressed
  • Holly Korbey
  • What's Wrong with Standardized Tests?
  • Fairtest
  • Value of College-Admissions Test-Prep Classes Unclear
  • Caralee J. Adams
  • Study find high SAT and ACT Scores Might Not Spell Success at College
  • Judy Woodruff and William Hiss
  • The Value of a College Education
  • J.D. Roth
  • Ten Ways Colleges Work You Over
  • Michelle Trudeau
  • Stephen Burd and Rachel Fishman
  • It's More Than A Job
  • Ben Jones
  • Top 10 percent rule for college admissions faces a new challenge
  • Amy Scott
  • Discriminating Toward Equality: Affirmative Action and the Diversity Charade
  • Jennifer Gratz
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
109 pages
Isbn
9781534502239
Lccn
2017034174
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1004715002
  • 818220
  • (OCoLC)on1004715002
  • 818220

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