Educational Consultants Support Students and Families

Did you know that 26 percent of “high achieving” seniors are using independent educational or college consultants to support their college search? It’s true – according to a study by Lipman Hearne, conducted in cooperation with the National Research Center for...

College Admissions: Good News for Smart Students

In terms of long-term success, getting into a prestigious college doesn’t matter much. A study released in 2011 by Alan Krueger of Princeton University and Stacy Dale of Mathematica Policy Research showed that students who are rejected by highly selective...

5 Greatest Predictors of Student Success

According to First Year Experience programs and work with over 6,000 schools and organizations worldwide, the list of the highest predictors of student success (meaning engagement, excellent performance and satisfaction) can be called the “Big Five.” The “Big Five”...