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Colleges Still Accepting Applications

By on May 6, 2020 in Colleges

NACAC has just released a list of over 700 colleges that are still accepting applications for the fall of 2020. If you are just getting around to thinking about applying to college or you want more college options, take a look at this terrific resource. The site lists the name of the colleges accepting applications, […]

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Colleges Going Test-Optional

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, many of the standardized tests have been canceled. or moved online.  Consequently, some colleges have decided in order to keep the admission process as equitable as possible they will be test-optional through the fall of 2021. FairTest lists colleges that are currently offering some form of test-optional admission.  […]

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College Visit Highlights

Marquette University

Marquette University

By on June 17, 2014 in College Highlights

Why would a Californian go to college in Milwaukee, Wisconsin? One good reason is Marquette University’s ABET accredited biomedical engineering program, which combines a Jesuit core of common studies with a hands-on, multidisciplinary, biomedical engineering program. And by the way, they also have a brand new engineering building. The Jesuit Model Jesuit universities encourage inquiry, […]

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All Things Nursing

RN Programs – Understand Your Options

RN Programs – Understand Your Options

By on June 28, 2015 in All Things Nursing

There are many different types of RN pre-licensure programs.  Taking the time to understand the options will help you narrow your nursing program research. Associate Degree in Nursing Programs Students who earn an Associate Degree in Nursing may sit for the NCLEX –RN (National Council Licensure Examination for registered nurses). Advantages-Assuming students can go straight through the […]

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Paying for College

Understanding WUE Scholarships

Understanding WUE Scholarships

The Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) is a great option for many students.  However, it is critical that  parents and students become well informed about both the benefits and drawbacks of the WUE scholarship program.  In an effort to assist you in evaluating the Western Undergraduate Exchange option,  I have put together a few questions based […]

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