Monday, October 18, 2010
Research may show that the key to future success in this life isn't going to an Ivy League college, it's having good enough credentials to get into an Ivy League college. But that doesn't stop parents whose lives will be destroyed if Junior doesn't get into Harvard. According to the Chronicle of Higher Education, a new business now allows desperate applicants to purchase copies of actual successful applications, so that applicants can learn by studying the common threads what does and doesn't work on an application.
What do all these successful applications have in common? Really high SAT scores.