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Accepted - The PrepScholar College Admissions Podcast

Jun 10, 2019

Do your GPA and class choices really matter in college applications? Join PrepScholar co-founder Allen Cheng and writer Melissa Brinks as they discuss choosing a rigorous course load, how to up your study skills, and how to handle the additional stress of AP courses. 

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May 27, 2019

How do you find and nurture extracurriculars that colleges really want to see? Join PrepScholar co-founder Allen Cheng and writer Melissa Brinks as they discuss what colleges are really looking for in extracurriculars, how to set goals and reach for more advanced positions, and why happiness really does matter. 

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May 12, 2019

Unsure where you want to go to college? You need a college list. In this episode, PrepScholar co-founder Allen Cheng and writer Melissa Brinks discuss what a college list is, how to write one, and how to choose colleges that are within your ability to get into. 

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May 12, 2019

Is it worth retaking a standardized test to get a better score? In this episode, PrepScholar co-founder Allen Cheng and writer Melissa Brinks discuss how to determine your SAT/ACT target score, when you should start taking tests, and when it's worth retaking to get a better score. 

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May 12, 2019

How do you get the perfect letter of recommendation? Join PrepScholar co-founder Allen Cheng and writer Melissa Brinks as they discuss how to form positive relationships with your instructors, what criteria you're actually evaluated on, and why you shouldn't butter your teachers up just before your letters are due.

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