Preparing for College

Early Admission: Troubling Trend?

The Early Decision/Early Action circus is mostly over for yet another year. Things haven't gotten any better for stressed-out applicants.

Looking at the results from the top schools that so many lust after shows once again how heavily the deck is stacked in favor of the colleges, much to the displeasure and burden of the applicants. All things considered, it's very tough at the top of the higher education pyramid. The farther up you want to climb, the steeper the slope becomes.

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