Tag Archives: colleges and universities

The 10 Most Expensive Colleges and Universities

Earlier this month, Forbes released its list of the country’s most expensive colleges, based on the schools’ tuition, fees, room and board for the 2010-2011 school year. Here is the list, with a link to learn more about each institution. 1. Sarah Lawrence College Location: Bronxville, New York Cost: $57,556 2. Columbia University Location: New […]

College Admissions Officers Want You (and the Trends They They’ll Employ to Prove It), Part 2

Time for the rest of Trendy Marketing Efforts from Colleges and Universities for 2010-2011 (That Probably Won’t Work). Videos I Mason and three other schools led the way by introducing videos into the application process.  Look for other schools to join in, followed by lengthy, silly debates about whether this changes the whole admission process. […]

The May 1st Acceptance Deadline and ‘Melt’

Like most admissions deans and directors, I spent most of last Saturday, the May 1st national enrollment confirmation day, tracking student commitments to my institution. For many years, May 1 (and subsequent days for postmarked postal mail) marked the end of admissions officers anxiety. We pretty much knew who was (and wasn’t) coming to our […]

Which Colleges and Universities Could Help You Land Jobs in Sports Management?

Many current high school students are interested in pursuing sports management careers after college. So, as you begin your college search, what should you be thinking about? Are sports management degrees the only way to go? Or even the best? According to Sports-Management.com, “Three of the best sports management programs are UMass [Amherst], Bowling Green […]