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"The reality is there are several colleges out there for every student. Believe It! Repeat it to yourself over and over again! My goal is to help parents, guide their teens to find the colleges that are the "BEST FIT", both academically and financially."
- Terry Greene Clark
My Top Ten Recommendations to get started on the COLLEGE PROCESS
Step #1 Breathe! Just Breathe!
Step #2 Look at this process as a marathon, not a sprint.
Step #3 Recognize that finding the right college will be work for both the parent and the student.
Step #4 Remember that where you start is not where you will end up!
Step #5 Goal is to find the BEST FIT for your student.
Step #6 Don't compare your teen to anyone else.
Step #7 Begin exploring colleges locally.
Step #8 Utilize on line college guideresources including College Scorecard, Princeton Review, Peterson's or Fiske.
Step #9 Set up a separate email account.
Step #10 Keep a record of the schools you visit.
BONUS: Meet weekly with your student.