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Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

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Starting the Journey to College

6 vídeos (Total 28 mín.), 7 leituras, 2 testes
6 videos
Why Going to College Is Important5min
First to Go: Pathways to College6min
How the US College System Works4min
Paying for College2min
Admission Rates Between Colleges6min
7 leituras
How To Use This Course10min
Course Team10min
Guilt & Being First in the Family10min
Sticker Price vs. Net Price10min
Admissions 10110min
Common College Terms10min
College Survival Vocabulary Game10min
2 exercícios práticos
Thinking About "Why College?"4min
Basic Ideas About College14min
Semana
2
6 horas para concluir

Self-Assessment and Telling Your Story

5 vídeos (Total 40 mín.), 4 leituras, 3 testes
5 videos
Your Grades and Classes - Why They Matter11min
Questions to Ask Yourself4min
Having Honest Conversations About Family Expectations7min
Who Can You Talk To?8min
4 leituras
The 5 I's: Identity, Intellect, Ideas, Interests, & Inspiration10min
The 4 C's: Culture, Curriculum, Community, & Conclusions10min
Selecting High School Classes to Prep for College10min
MOOC Research Survey (Optional)10min
1 exercício prático
Building Your Personal Statement: How Do I Spend My Time?6min
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3
2 horas para concluir

Paying for College

6 vídeos (Total 41 mín.), 4 leituras, 3 testes
6 videos
Getting Federal Aid9min
Reasons Why Different Colleges Charge Different Amounts4min
Student and Counselor Perspectives14min
Student Advice on Working and Paying for College9min
Learn About Raise.me1min
4 leituras
Financial Aid Vocabulary10min
What is the FAFSA? and How to Pay for College10min
7 Easy Steps to the FAFSA10min
IRS Retrieval Tool10min
3 exercícios práticos
The Basics of Financial Aid12min
Understanding Net Prices with Pell Abacus6min
Start Early with Raise.Me to Earn Micro-scholarships6min
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4
2 horas para concluir

Exploring College Campuses: What To Consider

8 vídeos (Total 37 mín.), 3 leituras, 2 testes
8 videos
A Tour of a College House8min
Affordable Ways to Visit College4min
Swarthmore College1min
Temple University30s
Widener University1min
Ursinus College3min
Student Voices: Weighing Expenses, Family Preferences, and Location8min
3 leituras
Making the Most of Campus Visits10min
How to Plan a College Visit10min
What Questions to Ask On Your Visit10min
2 exercícios práticos
Beginning the College Search30min
Using College Greenlight to Search for Colleges and Scholarships2min
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Principais avaliações do How to Apply to College

por HSep 1st 2019

I wanted to apply for my masters in the US. This course has been clearing all my doubts. This gives me good knowledge on how to select a college or university.

por VRDec 8th 2017

Highly recommended course if you are about to apply to college! It gives you a very good idea of how it all works, great advise and resources.

Instrutores

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Eric J. Furda

Dean of Admissions
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Dr. Sean Vereen

President
Steppingstone Scholars, Inc.

Sobre Universidade da Pensilvânia

The University of Pennsylvania (commonly referred to as Penn) is a private university, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. A member of the Ivy League, Penn is the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States, and considers itself to be the first university in the United States with both undergraduate and graduate studies. ...

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  • Yes! How to Apply to College is a free course. Enrolled learners have full access to all course materials, guides, tools, and graded exercises at no cost. Unlike other offerings, this course does not offer a certificate upon completion. But, learners who fulfill the course requirements will position themselves for success toward their goals for higher education.

  • A new session of How to Apply to College starts every 4 weeks on Monday with an enrollment period of 5 days.

  • While this course contains many useful lectures and resources, we recommend that non-U.S. learners also enroll in Applying to U.S. Universities. This course was created by the University of Pennsylvania and is offered on Coursera as a free course.

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