The celebrated book that revolutionized the best way Americans select colleges-now fully revised and updated
An invaluable guide with virtually no competition, this book helped to establish Loren Pope as one of the most nation’s most respected experts on the college application process. Now fully revised and up to date, Looking Beyond the Ivy League offers a step by step guide to selecting the best institution, a checklist of specific questions to ask when visiting a college, the secrets to creating good applications and good applicants, and a lot more. With as few as one-third of college students remaining on the institution they entered as freshmen, finding the appropriate college is harder than ever before. This book makes it easier for students and their parents.