With this new edition, The Insider's Guide to the Colleges has been, for 41 years, the most relied-upon resource for high school students looking for honest reports on colleges straight from the college students themselves. Having interviewed hundreds of their peers on more than 330 campuses and by getting the inside scoop on everything from the nightlife and professors to the newest dorms and wildest student organizations, the reporters at the Yale Daily News have created the most candid college guide ever. In addition to the in-depth profiles, this edition has been updated to include: * Essential statistics for every school, from acceptance rates to popular majors * A qCollege Finderq to help students zero in on the perfect school * All-new FYI sections with student opinions and outrageous advice The Insider's Guide to the Colleges cuts through the glossy Web sites and brochures to uncover the things that matter most to students, and by staying on top of trends, it gives both students and their parents the straightforward information they need to choose the school that's right for them.The interdisciplinary approach they drew up boiled everything down to what they called Human Ecology. ... Before graduation, every College of the Atlantic (COA) student is required to produce a thesis that answers the question aWhat is human ecology? ... an internship of at least one term, create a final project, and write a Human Ecology essay discussing their development as a human ecologist.
|Title||:||The Insider's Guide to the Colleges, 2015|
|Author||:||Yale Daily News Staff|
|Publisher||:||St. Martin's Griffin - 2014-07-01|