Fiske Guide to Colleges: SAT/ACT Optional Schools [NOOK Book]

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Applying for college is a stressful endeavor: choosing the right schools, paying application fees, and writing personal essays. But, before you can even get to those steps you're faced with the prospect of taking the SAT or ACT-two of the most daunting tests of a young person's life. Maybe you're not a good test-taker, or you freeze under pressure, causing your score to plummet-what do you do now? Are you hopes of getting into a good college dashed forever?

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Fiske Guide to Colleges: SAT/ACT Optional Schools

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Overview

Applying for college is a stressful endeavor: choosing the right schools, paying application fees, and writing personal essays. But, before you can even get to those steps you're faced with the prospect of taking the SAT or ACT-two of the most daunting tests of a young person's life. Maybe you're not a good test-taker, or you freeze under pressure, causing your score to plummet-what do you do now? Are you hopes of getting into a good college dashed forever?

The answer is unequivocally no-you can attend a great college even if your SAT or ACT scores are lacking. Edward B. Fiske-the author of the most trusted college guide on the market-has compiled a collection of SAT/ACT optional schools. Though these schools may not require test scores, they still deliver a high quality education.

Included:
-14 high quality SAT/ACT optional schools
-Full Fiske write ups and descriptions
-Color photographs
-Statistics on every school

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781402294723
  • Publisher: Sourcebooks, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 11/27/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 754,939
  • File size: 110 MB
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Meet the Author

Edward B. Fiske served for 17 years as Education Editor of the New York Times, during which time he realized that college-bound students and their families needed better information on which to base their educational choices. He wrote the bestselling annual, The Fiske Guide to Colleges, to help them.
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