College Strategy Planning

International students go on college tour

International students go on college tour

Competition for college acceptance is an ongoing feat amongst high school seniors. A student must prove that they are a good fit for the college, as well as demonstrate their sincere interest to attend a specific school, rather than simply just being, “accepted.” The perfect testing scores, accumulative G.P.A, and entrance essay may still cause […]

Why is visiting college campuses important to applicants?
By February 14, 2015 1 Comments Read More →

Why is visiting college campuses important to applicants?

It may seem obvious that college is expensive and thus you should physically visit colleges to see which ones you like best before deciding which one to attend. However, this statement is devoid of specific details regarding what might be important to consider when selecting a college. In addition, this statement misses the important fact […]

Get money for college from the colleges themselves.
By November 25, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Get money for college from the colleges themselves.

Here are two ways to get the colleges themselves to give you a return on all the money you paid just to get into college. With many students applying to twenty or more colleges these days, the costs can run into thousands of dollars just to pay for required standardized tests, transcript forwarding, and applications. On top […]

College ranking systems can help you select the right college
By November 23, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

College ranking systems can help you select the right college

Find the college that best fits you by understanding how to use college-ranking systems. In the twenty-five years Hunter Programs Education Services has been helping students, we have often found ourselves to be surprised by just how little time many students and parents actually put into researching colleges during the selection process. Yet, colleges are […]

Review the Common Application early, get into a great college later

Review the Common Application early, get into a great college later

What is the single best tip for getting into a top college? The answer is surprising simple: Explore and understand the Common Application early as possible, even before entering high school if you can. From this simple act, you will learn a great deal about what colleges are looking for in their candidates. You will […]