aBy far the best college guide, for both its honesty and its insights.a aThomas Sowell Over the past decade, Choosing the Right College has established itself as the indispensable resource for studentsaand parentsawho want the unvarnished truth about Americaas top colleges and universities. It is the most in-depth, independently researched college guide on the market, using on-campus sources to turn up the bestaand worstaaspects of nearly 150 schools. Just as important, Choosing the Right College covers the intellectual, political, and social conditions that really matter, including: Am The integrity and rigor of the curriculum Am Which courses and professors to takeaand which to avoid Am The prevalence of politics in the classroom and the state of free speechaall highlighted with ISIas unique atraffic lighta Am Living arrangements, safety, and other keys to student life Am How to get a real education at any school Beyond all that, this brand-new edition of Choosing the Right College features a host of innovations, including: aSo Youare Looking For..., a top-five lists of colleges for all types of students; a quick list of each schoolas strengths and weaknesses; an insideras look at the pros and cons of online education; and more. This new edition of Choosing the Right College also provides the financial information families need in this age of soaring tuition. What are the most overpriced collegesaand which are relatively good values? What is the average student-debt load? To cap it all off, Choosing the Right College introduces the groundbreaking feature aBlue Collar Iviesaain-depth reports on the best affordable colleges in all fifty states. Choosing the Right College 2014a15 will completely change the way young people make a life-altering decision.Virtually every engineering program offered, from aerospace to petroleum, ranks among the top 20 in the nation, and several ... Graduate School of Business also receives high marks, with programs in accounting, management, and marketinganbsp;...
|Title||:||Choosing the Right College 2014–15|
|Publisher||:||Open Road Media - 2014-03-11|