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The Fiske guide to colleges 2002

by Edward B. Fiske

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Published by Sourcebooks in Naperville, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Directories,
  • Colleges and universities,
  • Universities and colleges

  • About the Edition

    Features directory to the best colleges in America.

    Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    Other titlesGuide to colleges
    StatementEdward B. Fiske
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsL901 .F57 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiii, 743 p. ;
    Number of Pages743
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24929165M
    ISBN 101570717656
    ISBN 109781570717659
    OCLC/WorldCa48760344

    Sourcebooks, - Education - pages 0 Reviews Taking students and parents step-by-step through the college admissions process, this revised, updated edition of the ultimate admissions guidebook shows readers how to get into the college of their choice. The Fiske Guide To Colleges Self-Quiz Picking a college is not an exact science. People who are total opposites can be equally happy at the same college. Nevertheless, particular types tend to do better at some colleges than others. Each item in the survey is designed to test your feelings on an important issue related to college selection.

    Fiske Guide to Colleges The Highest Rated Guide to the Best & Most Interesting Colleges in America. The only college guide to get a top rating from The American Bookseller and USA Today, The Fiske Guide To Colleges features inside information on over colleges around the country, highlighting the 42 schools that are 's "Best Buys. I have four college guides (Fiske, Tanabe's America's Best Colleges, Princeton Review's Best , and the Insider's Guide), plus I subscribe to the US News college rankings. Each resource has its strengths, but the Fiske Guide to Colleges is the one I reach for first when I want to look up a school.

    Fiske Guide to Colleges by Edward B. Fiske If you need help turning an average impression into a stellar one for college admissions, this book is for you. How to Pay for College Books. Paying for College, Edition: Everything You Need to Maximize Financial Aid Author: Melissa Fenton. Fiske seems to slightly (by probably 1/2 a point) underrate schools like BC, Emory, Notre Dame, USC and Vanderbilt and seems to slightly (by probably 1/2 a point) overrate schools like Barnard, GT, Penn State, UCSD and UIUC.


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Fiske is the founder and editor of the Fiske Guide to Colleges. A former Education Editor of the New York Times, Fiske is known around the world for his award-winning writing on topics ranging from trends in American higher education to school reform in Author: Edward Fiske.

Sep 12,  · The Fiske Guide to Colleges has been around for over 30 years, but this review will focus on the edition of the guide. The Fiske Guide contains information about over four-year colleges that its writers consider to be the “best and most interesting institutions in the nation”.

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Fully updated and expanded every year, Fiske is the most authoritative source of information for college-bound students and their parents. Jul 01,  · First published 20 years ago, this leading annual to more than colleges and universities has been the indispensable source of information for thousands of students and their parents.

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(Or other?) kjj17 replies 58 threads Junior Member. Fiske Guide to Colleges is the best. Next tier: Barron's Guide and The Insider's Guide to the Colleges well, I mean, I have a fairly set list of colleges at this point, I just need a general reference now, if any big book at all so.

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Fiske. That’s why, for more than 30 years, the Fiske Guide to Colleges has been the leading guide to + four. year schools, including quotes from real students and information you won’t find on college websites.

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Fiske.Jul 24,  · Every year, the Fiske Guide to Colleges releases a ranking of the 10 "best-buy" public and the 10 "best-buy" private colleges. Here are the 20 schools that came out on top for Author: Abigail Hess.Aug 20,  · Lafayette has once again earned high praise in The Fiske Guide to Colleges.

“With a growing focus on academics, Lafayette is making its mark,” says the 18th annual edition of the top-rated guide to the best colleges in America, a well-respected publication that USA Today calls the “most readable and informative” of all the college guides. The book is edited by Edward B.

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