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9 tips for getting into college for students who don’t have wealthy parents

There’s no need to obsess over attending an elite school like the families named in the college admissions scandal......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 14th, 2019

10 tips for getting accepted into college if you don’t have wealthy parents

There’s no need to obsess over attending an elite school like the families named in the college admissions scandal......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Students were advised to falsely claim to be racial minorities in college-admissions scandal

The man behind the scheme to help wealthy st.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 18th, 2019

Former USC coach pleads guilty in admissions scheme

A former soccer coach at the University of Southern California has pleaded guilty to creating fake athletic profiles for the children of wealthy parents in the college admissions bribery scheme......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 14th, 2019

Outside the Box: How to get a leg up in the college admissions without gaming the system

In the wake of the college admissions cheating scandal, Jennifer Openshaw offers some tips to help students get into a good school on the up and up......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 16th, 2019

One sign the economy is getting better: Fewer parents are going to college

They still make up more than one in five college students......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 12th, 2019

Huffman, 12 other parents to plead guilty in college scheme

Actress Felicity Huffman has agreed to plead guilty in the sweeping college admissions cheating scam that has ensnared wealthy parents and athletic coaches at some of the nation's most selective universities, federal authorities said Monday......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 8th, 2019

The lesser-known way wealthy students have an edge in college admissions — they’re more likely to be recruited by top public colleges

A new study highlights the number of visits admissions representatives make to out-of-state schools......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 27th, 2019

A Better College Admission Process For Low Income Students

For generations, the offspring of wealthy families has been welcomed to America’s most selective colleges and universities even if they were not among the best .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 26th, 2019

Here’s how much wealthy parents spend to legally give their kids an edge in the college acceptance race

Most families don’t pay bribes to get their kids into school, but wealth certainly confers an advantage.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 18th, 2019

College counselors: Wealthy parents regularly ask about illegal ways to get their kids into college

Most families don’t pay bribes to get their kids into college — but many wealthy parents know other ways......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2019

Parents in the college admissions scandal cheated their kids out of learning from failure

Students with more grit are more likely to show higher levels of resilience and mental well-being, research shows......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2019

Parents cheating is no surprise to college-prep coach

News that wealthy parents were charged with paying bribes to get their children into select universities has cast a shadow over the nearly billion-dollar test-prep industry, but college-prep coach... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 15th, 2019

What will actually happen to the powerful millionaires ensnared in the college admissions scandal

Associated Press/Chris Carlson A number of wealthy, high-profile parents were arrested this week in a sweeping college admissions scandal that stoked outrage across the country. Celebrities and.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 14th, 2019

The parents in the college admissions scandal cheated their kids out of learning grit

Students with more grit are more likely to show higher levels of self-control, resilience, and mental well-being, research shows......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 14th, 2019

The $25 million parents spent on bribes could pay 3,000 students to attend community college

An elite tier of schools that educate a tiny fraction of America’s college students capture the bulk of the money devoted to higher education institutions, data show......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 14th, 2019

CBF Morning Run: Bribing our way into college, soaring on Zeppelins and drinking two Jackie O"s sours

Happy Thursday morning, Columbus. Let's talk about college. And wealth. And bribes. Oh, and stupidity. On Tuesday, federal prosecutors charged dozens of super-wealthy parents, including Hollywood celebrities and prominent business leaders, for pay.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 14th, 2019

College counselors say wealthy parents ask for ‘backdoors’ to get their kids into college

Most families don’t pay bribes to get their kids into college — but many wealthy parents know other ways......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 14th, 2019

The $25 million parents spent on bribes could pay for over 3,000 students to attend community college for free

An elite tier of schools that educate a tiny fraction of America’s college students capture the bulk of the money devoted to higher education institutions, data show......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 13th, 2019

Most families don’t pay bribes to get their kids into college — but many wealthy parents know other ways

In a wide-ranging investigation, the Department of Justice charged dozens in a college admissions scam.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 13th, 2019

Slew of CEOs charged in alleged college entrance scam

A slew of CEOs and two high-profile actresses are among more than 40 people charged in a $25 million cheating scheme to help wealthy students to gain admission to top colleges, law enforcement officials say......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 12th, 2019