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Welcome to "The College Admissions Process Podcast," your ultimate resource for navigating the journey to higher education while receiving application tips and other college advice. I am your host, John Durante, and I am here to introduce you to college admissions representatives, and other professionals in the field of college admissions. Our purpose is to serve you the students and parents, so that you may gain insight straight from the people who ultimately make the decisions. Regardless of whether you will apply to a particular school being highlighted in a given podcast episode, you should listen to all of them, as each guest will give you tremendous insight and advice on every aspect of the college admissions process.

Lastly, if you have any questions you’d like me to cover on future episodes, or any comments you’d like to share, please email me at: collegeadmissionstalk@gmail.com

And don’t forget to visit our website at www.collegeadmissionstalk.com

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Affiliate Partnership Links:PREP EXPERT - TEST PREP/TUTORING: Save 30% on Prep Expert with Coupon Code: COLLEGETALKDormCO - DORM DECORPREP SPORTSWEAR - COLLEGE CLOTHING & APPAREL Full disclosure: if you make a purchase through the affiliate links we've provided, we'll receive a small commission.  But rest assured, we only promote products and services that we truly believe in and think will benefit our listeners.—------------------------🎙 In this episode of The College Admissions Process Podcast, we're joined by Gloria A. Darko, Assistant Director of Admission at Carnegie Mellon University, to uncover what makes CMU a top choice for students and how they support their students' success both academically and personally.Some of the topics we covered include:🎓 Why Carnegie Mellon? Gloria shares her passion for CMU, emphasizing its unique blend of rigorous academics and vibrant campus life. From cutting-edge research opportunities to a tight-knit community, CMU offers a transformative college experience.😊 The Secret to Retention: With an impressive 97% freshman retention rate, CMU stands out nationally. Gloria unveils the strategies behind this success, revealing a supportive environment that prioritizes student well-being and engagement.📚 Transcript Evaluation: Gain insights into CMU's approach to reviewing transcripts. Gloria explains the nuanced criteria they consider, tailored to each student's intended major, ensuring a holistic assessment of academic readiness.📝 Standout Essays: Discover the power of authentic storytelling in college applications emphasizing the importance of sincerity and self-expression.🔍 Supplemental Essays & Test-Optional Policy: Stay tuned as we delve into CMU's supplemental essays, test-optional policy, and the role of AP/IB scores, providing invaluable guidance for students and parents navigating the college admissions journey.🎧Tune in to learn the essential strategies and advice from Carnegie Mellon University to elevate your college application game! 🏫Links from Gloria:Undergraduate Admission RequirementsAcademic Requirements & Credit for College-Level WorkApplication Plans and DeadlinesApplying for Aid
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Affiliate Partnership Links:PREP EXPERT - TEST PREP/TUTORING: Save 30% on Prep Expert with Coupon Code: COLLEGETALKDormCO - DORM DECORPREP SPORTSWEAR - COLLEGE CLOTHING & APPAREL Full disclosure: if you make a purchase through the affiliate links we've provided, we'll receive a small commission.  But rest assured, we only promote products and services that we truly believe in and think will benefit our listeners.—--------------------------Alphabetical List of All Episodes with LinksClick Here To Join The Podcast Email ListJeff Selingo has written about higher education for more than two decades and is a New York Times bestselling author of three books. His latest book, Who Gets In & Why: A Year Inside College Admissions, was published in September 2020 and was named among the 100 Notable Books of the year by the New York Times. A regular contributor to The Atlantic, Jeff is a special advisor for innovation and professor of practice at Arizona State University. He also writes a bi-weekly newsletter on all things higher ed called Next, and co-hosts the podcast, FutureU. He lives in Washington, DC with his family.Jeff Selingo Home PageLink to Jeff's Bookswww.collegeadmissionstalk.com
Affiliate Partnership Links:PREP EXPERT - TEST PREP/TUTORING: Save 30% on Prep Expert with Coupon Code: COLLEGETALKDormCO - DORM DECORPREP SPORTSWEAR - COLLEGE CLOTHING & APPAREL Full disclosure: if you make a purchase through the affiliate links we've provided, we'll receive a small commission.  But rest assured, we only promote products and services that we truly believe in and think will benefit our listeners.—--------------------------------Alphabetical List of All Episodes with LinksClick Here To Join The Podcast Email ListThe College Application Process Podcast - Social Media Linkswww.collegeadmissionstalk.comUCLA - Admission🎙️ In this episode of "The College Admissions Process Podcast," we dive into the world of UCLA with the Senior Associate Director, Karly Brockett. Gain valuable insights into UCLA's distinctive features and the nuances of the college application process. 🎙️Here is what you can expect to hear from this episode:🏫 UCLA's Uniqueness:Explore what sets UCLA apart within the University of California system. Karly provides an overview of academic programs, campus culture, and unique offerings that make UCLA a standout institution.🔍 Key Components of Application Review:Discover the key elements UCLA looks for in the application review process, including insights into building a diverse incoming freshman class.🚫 Application Mistakes:Karly sheds light on common pitfalls in the application process and offers valuable tips on how applicants can avoid them, making the journey less overwhelming.📚 Transcript and GPA Evaluation:Understand the significance of transcripts and how UCLA evaluates them. Gain insights into GPA recalculations and the role they play in the overall review process.📝 Personal Insight Questions (PIQs):Learn about the UC system's Personal Insight Questions, how applicants should approach them, and hear a memorable example that stuck with Karly.🌍 In-state vs. Out-of-state Applications:Explore the differences in the application process for in-state and out-of-state students, providing clarity for prospective applicants.🚫 Test-Free Admissions Policy:Understand the UC system's test-free policy and its impact on the application process, shedding light on how applicants are evaluated without standardized test scores.🏆 Extracurricular Activities:Uncover how extracurricular activities influence the evaluation of an applicant's community contributions, with insights into the variation based on intended courses of study.🔄 Transfer Student Considerations:Delve into the unique considerations transfer...
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Affiliate Partnership Links:PREP EXPERT - TEST PREP/TUTORING: Save 30% on Prep Expert with Coupon Code: COLLEGETALKDormCO - DORM DECORPREP SPORTSWEAR - COLLEGE CLOTHING & APPAREL Full disclosure: if you make a purchase through the affiliate links we've provided, we'll receive a small commission.  But rest assured, we only promote products and services that we truly believe in and think will benefit our listeners.—----------------------In this episode we had the great pleasure of welcoming back Rick Clark who is the co-author of The Truth About College Admission - 2nd Edition and the Asst. Vice Provost & Executive Director of Admission at Georgia Tech. Here are some of the things Rick and I spoke about, along with so much more:📘 Overview of "The Truth About College Admission":Rick takes us through the inspiration behind the second edition, exploring changes and trends in the dynamic world of college admissions.💡 Controlling the Controllables in College Admission Uncertainty:Rick delves into factors applicants can control, emphasizing mindfulness amid uncertainties. He sheds light on navigating the college process, focusing on what matters and accepting elements beyond control.🏛️ Institutional Priorities & Admissions Goals:Rick unravels the intricacies of institutional priorities, explaining how colleges set goals, emphasizing the impact on individual applicants, and shedding light on the evolving landscape of college admissions.📚 Holistic Admission & GPA's Role:Explore the holistic admission process and the role of GPA in context. Rick provides clarity on how colleges assess students from diverse high schools, considering the nuances of their academic journeys.📝 Avoiding Wedges in the College Process:Learn from real examples in Clark's book about avoiding family wedges during the college application process. He shares advice on fostering healthy communication and steering clear of potential pitfalls.💰 Financial Aid and Need Awareness:Rick explains the difference between need-blind and need-aware schools, offering insights into the crucial role financial aid plays in the college admission process.📊 Decoding College Rankings:Delve into the intricacies of college rankings with Clark, exploring their flaws and how individuals should approach them. Gain valuable perspectives on the often-misleading world of college rankings.🏞️ Maximizing College Visits:Clark shares key tips from his book on making the most of college visits, emphasizing their importance in determining fit and overall satisfaction with a chosen institution.🔍 Admissions Representatives' Perspectives:Explore what admissions representatives look for in applicants, understanding the significance of high school context and course offerings in the decision-making process.🎓 High School Acceptance Limitations:Clark addresses common beliefs about colleges limiting acceptances from specific high schools, providing clarity on this widely debated topic.❓ Unasked Questions & Final...
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Affiliate Partnership Links:PREP EXPERT - TEST PREP/TUTORING: Save 30% on Prep Expert with Coupon Code: COLLEGETALKDormCO - DORM DECORPREP SPORTSWEAR - COLLEGE CLOTHING & APPAREL Full disclosure: if you make a purchase through the affiliate links we've provided, we'll receive a small commission.  But rest assured, we only promote products and services that we truly believe in and think will benefit our listeners.—--------------------------------🎓 In this episode I spoke with Dr. Susan Burns, the dynamic 6th President of the College of Mount St. Vincent.  Dr. Burns shares valuable insights into what makes the College of Mount St. Vincent a compelling choice for students seeking an enriching educational experience, and here are some of the topics we discussed:🌟 Background and Leadership Journey: Discover Dr. Burns' inspiring journey leading up to her presidency at the College of Mount St. Vincent. 🏫 Gain insights into her background and the experiences that have shaped her leadership philosophy and vision for the institution.🎓 Distinctive Features and Programs: Learn about the unique features and programs that distinguish the College of Mount St. Vincent from other institutions, attracting students seeking a nurturing and supportive academic environment. 🏛️📝 Test-Optional Policies: Dr. Burns discusses the college's stance on standardized testing in the admissions process, offering insights into the evolving landscape of test-optional policies and their impact on future admissions trends. 📊💰 Financial Aid and Scholarships: Gain valuable information about the financial aid and scholarship opportunities offered at the College of Mount St. Vincent, aimed at making education more accessible and affordable for students. 💵🌍 Support for Diversity: Dr. Burns highlights the college's commitment to supporting a diverse student body, including first-generation college students and underrepresented minorities, fostering an inclusive and welcoming campus community. 🤝🎓 Top Advice for High School Students and Parents: Dr. Burns concludes with her top three pieces of advice for high school students and their parents embarking on the college application process, offering valuable guidance and support. 🌟Listen in to gain invaluable insights into the College of Mount St. Vincent and receive expert advice for navigating the college admissions journey! 🎧College of Mount Saint Vincent Admissions Office
Affiliate Partnership Links:PREP EXPERT - TEST PREP/TUTORING:  Save 30% on Prep Expert with Coupon Code: COLLEGETALKDormCO - DORM DECORPREP SPORTSWEAR - COLLEGE CLOTHING & APPAREL Full disclosure: if you make a purchase through the affiliate links we've provided, we'll receive a small commission.  But rest assured, we only promote products and services that we truly believe in and think will benefit our listeners.—-----------------------------🎓 In this episode of "The College Admissions Process Podcast," we discussed the offerings of the College of Charleston with Admission Counselor, Grace Vail.  From academics to extracurriculars, Grace sheds light on what makes the College of Charleston stand out among other institutions, while offering great insights into their application review process and so much more including:📝 Admissions Process: Grace shares the College of Charleston's approach to the admissions process, focusing on the criteria and factors considered during application review. 📊 Learn about the percentage of out-of-state applicants and whether the application process differs based on residency status.📈 Application Evaluation: With a surge in applications, Grace discusses how the College of Charleston determines admissions decisions. 🤔 Gain insights into the considerations behind these crucial decisions.📝 Demonstrating Interest: Grace highlights ways students can demonstrate their interest in attending the College of Charleston and whether it impacts the application review process. 🤝🎓 High School Disparities: Learn how the College of Charleston evaluates applications from various high schools with differing resources, such as the availability of Advanced Placement courses. 🏫🔍 Support Services: Discover the support services available for students with Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) to ensure their continued success on campus. 🤝⚽ Athletic Recruitment: Grace offers insights into the admissions process for student-athletes and shares advice on navigating the recruitment process. 🏅🎓 Top Advice: Grace wraps up with her top three pieces of advice for students and parents preparing for the college process, providing actionable tips and guidance. 🌟Listen in to gain valuable insights into the College of Charleston and invaluable advice for your college journey! 🎧College of Charleston Admission & Financial AidAlphabetical List of All Episodes with LinksClick Here To Join The Podcast Email ListThe College Application Process Podcast - Social Media Linkswww.collegeadmissionstalk.com
Affiliate Partnership Links:PREP EXPERT - TEST PREP/TUTORING: Save 30% on Prep Expert with Coupon Code: COLLEGETALKDormCO - DORM DECORPREP SPORTSWEAR - COLLEGE CLOTHING & APPAREL Full disclosure: if you make a purchase through the affiliate links we've provided, we'll receive a small commission.  But rest assured, we only promote products and services that we truly believe in and think will benefit our listeners.—---------------------------In this episode of "The College Admissions Process Podcast," 🎙️ we sit down with Audrey Burns, Associate Dean of Admission & Director of Recruitment at Bates College, to gain valuable insights into the admissions process and what makes Bates College a sought-after destination for students. Join us as we explore the intricacies of college admissions and uncover the unique features of Bates College. 🏫What Sets Bates College Apart:Discover what makes Bates College so appealing to prospective students and what sets it apart from other institutions. From its commitment to academic excellence to its vibrant campus community, Bates offers a unique and enriching experience for students. 🌟Student Life and Extracurricular Activities:Audrey provides insights into the student life experience at Bates, including the wide range of extracurricular activities and organizations available to students. Explore the campus culture and the vibrant atmosphere that extends beyond the classroom. 🎉Bates's Approach to Admissions:Gain insight into Bates's approach to the admissions process, including the criteria and factors considered when reviewing applications. Learn how the college ensures a holistic and equitable evaluation of each applicant. 🤔Test-Optional Policy and Application Statistics:Audrey discusses Bates College's test-optional policy and shares statistics on the percentage of students who applied and were admitted without submitting test scores. Explore the implications of this policy on the admissions process. 📊Thank you for joining us on this episode of "The College Admissions Process Podcast." We hope the insights shared by Audrey Burns from Bates College have provided valuable guidance as you navigate the journey to higher education. 🚀Bates AdmissionAlphabetical List of All Episodes with LinksClick Here To Join The Podcast Email ListThe College Application Process Podcast - Social Media Linkswww.collegeadmissionstalk.com
Affiliate Partnership Links:PREP EXPERT - TEST PREP/TUTORING: Save 30% on Prep Expert with Coupon Code: COLLEGETALKDormCO - DORM DECORPREP SPORTSWEAR - COLLEGE CLOTHING & APPAREL Full disclosure: if you make a purchase through the affiliate links we've provided, we'll receive a small commission.  But rest assured, we only promote products and services that we truly believe in and think will benefit our listeners.—--------------------------------In this episode of "The College Admissions Process Podcast," 🎙️ we explore the unique insights provided by Rex Oliver, Director of Recruitment, and Jennifer Mauppin, Associate Director of Recruitment, from Texas Tech University.  Join us as we discuss the various facets of the admissions process and discover what makes Texas Tech stand out in the realm of higher education. 📚Overview of Texas Tech University:Rex and Jennifer provide a comprehensive overview of Texas Tech's academic offerings, emphasizing the institution's distinguishing features. From robust academic opportunities to innovative programs, Texas Tech is committed to fostering a dynamic learning environment that prepares students for success in their chosen fields. 🎓Student Life and Extracurricular Activities:Discover the vibrant student life at Texas Tech, including a wide array of extracurricular activities and organizations available to students. From cultural clubs to professional societies, there's something for everyone to explore and engage with outside the classroom. 🌟Approach to Admissions:Gain insight into Texas Tech's approach to the admissions process, including the criteria and factors considered when reviewing applications. Learn how the university balances the increasing number of applications while ensuring a fair and holistic evaluation of each candidate. 🤔Thank you for listening to this episode of "The College Admissions Process Podcast." We hope the insights shared by Rex Oliver and Jennifer Mauppin from Texas Tech University have provided valuable guidance as you navigate the path to higher education. 🎉Texas Tech University, Admissions, Cost & Aid
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