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The College Solution: A Guide for Everyone Looking for the Right School at the Right Price by Lynn O’Shaughnessy

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Overlooked Academic Choices

  1. Stay calm. The vast majority of students get accepted by their No. 1 academic choice.

  2. When exploring your options, don’t overlook private and public liberal arts colleges, which offer a more intimate learning environment.

  3. If you expect to attend a large university, look for institutions that strive to make sure that their undergraduates, and especially freshmen, don’t get lost in the shuffle.

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