In Episode #3: Overrated Application Factors, John Baylor of OnToCollege and Mark Salisbury of TuitionFit take a look at important aspects to be considered when selecting your best-fit college. But which factors should you emphasize, and which should you leave out during the college search?
So don’t waste your time on overrated application factors. Put your efforts into what matters. What do colleges look for in future students? Learn about the Big Three plus other important application topics for colleges.
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Now that you know what colleges look for, it’s time to put your knowledge to work. Challenge yourself to take difficult courses, focus on increasing your ACT or SAT score, and pour your heart into an extracurricular activity. You’ll be well prepared to get into your best-fit college and to win scholarships.