Even though your SAT scores are not the only admissions standard colleges and universities use to determine whether you receive an invitation to attend, they will be a significant part of your college admissions journey.  The higher your SAT scores are, the more options for attending and paying for school will be available to you…

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Cross multiplication is an incredibly useful math skill to know. In fact, you may just find that it will come in handy throughout your life, even long after you leave school. Before learning how to cross multiply fractions, though, you’ll need to be familiar with a couple of simple math terms: The top number of…

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The math portion of the SAT is designed to make you apply math concepts you’ve used before in new ways. To get a high score on the test, you’ll need to know some basic math formulas.

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As a student in high school (or even junior high!), you simply do not have enough time in the day to get everything done. Classes, homework, athletics, clubs, extracurriculars, social events, family get-togethers, chores, jobs, and a million other things are constantly competing for your time and attention. Moreover, you are likely preparing for your…

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Now that you have started your senior year of high school, it can feel like freedom is calling and independence is just around the corner. As you begin to contemplate your next step in life, there are a few things that you should get done during your senior year so you can set yourself up…

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If you are a South Carolina state resident, you may be eligible for one or more of the scholarships listed below. These scholarships are provided by the state of South Carolina in order to promote access to higher education. Here is a quick rundown of each of these scholarship opportunities and the academic requirements to…

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Congratulations! You have been accepted into your AP courses and now you must begin to prepare to take and pass your AP exams. While you may be nervous, many AP students before you have successfully prepared for their exams and passed with flying colors by sticking to a solid study plan and taking advantage of…

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Writing your college admissions essay can be an intimidating prospect. What if you don’t know what to write about? How can you make your application stand out among the hundreds or thousands of competing applications? Hopefully, today we will help assuage some of that anxiety by offering a few ideas that should help you get…

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If you are a prospective college student you may be wondering how many colleges you should apply to, especially if you already have your heart set on a specific college or university and simply cannot imagine yourself going anywhere else. While having a target school is always a good idea, making contingency plans is also…

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Many colleges require students to take the ACT for admissions. But what is a “good” ACT score in 2021? Understanding how ACT scoring works and some statistics about this exam can help you determine a solid score to try to earn.

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