Types of Colleges
Choosing a College
Cost of College
Paying For It
Long Range Plan
Questions to ask guidance counselors -
- What basic academic courses do they recommend for students who want to go to
- How many years of each academic subject does the high school require for
- What elective courses do they recommend for college-bound students?
- How does a student go about completing recommended courses before graduating
from high school?
- Can students who are considering college get special help or tutoring?
- What activities can students do at home and over the summers to strengthen
their preparation for college?
- How much homework is expected of students preparing for college?
- What kinds of high school grades do different colleges require?
From: "Preparing Your Child for
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