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1. Choosing the Right College
Introduction
Objectives
Real World vs. Myth
Why College
Selecting the Right College
Finding Information on Colleges
The Application and Admissions Process
Finding Information on Colleges
The College Application
Early Application, Actions & Admissions
College Entrance Exams
Admissions Issues
Appeals and Alternate Plans
Admissions Check List & Glossary of Terms
Summary

2. Key Interview and Essay Skills
Introduction
Objectives
Interview Skills
The Interview Process
Common Interview Mistake
Essays and Examples
Summary

3. College Financial Aid and Packaging
Introduction
Objectives
College Costs
Packaging
Financial Aid

3. College Financial Aid and Packaging(cont.)
Work Study
A Discussion with a Financial Aid Director
Appealing Awards Letters
Final Tips
Summary

4. Scholarships
Introduction
Objectives
Finding Scholarships
Winning Scholarships
Important Tips on Scholarships
Summary

5. Creative Options
Introduction
Objectives
Creative Options
Summary

6. Student Planning Guide
Introduction
Objectives
Pre-College Planning Guide
Admissions and Important College Dates
Common College Holidays
Pre-College Packaging Information
Putting It All Together
Summary

7. Military College Funding Programs
Introduction
Objectives
Service Branches and Benefits
Detailed Benefits Overview
Credit and Bonus Programs
Enlistment Options
Tips for Academies and ROTC Scholarships
Test Taking Strategies for the Military
Questions To Ask Your Recruiter
Packaging College Military Options
Summary

8. College Success
Introduction
Objectives
College Success
Orientation Dates
General Rules for College Success
10 Keys to Success
Selecting a Major
Being a Successful Student
On Campus vs. Off Campus Housing
Roommate 101
Important College Calendar Dates
College Year by Year Success
The A-Z Packing List
Summary

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