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    Brexit Is One More Reason to Study in the US

    The United States has long been the destination of choice for students from around the globe. Many are drawn by its reputation for quality education, its welcoming culture, and the prospect of transitioning into the labor market after graduation. The...

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    AP, A Levels, and Alphabet Soup: Choosing the Right Curriculum

    If you don’t attend an American-curriculum school but you’re thinking about US universities, you may be very confused about AP, A levels, and IB. Do I have to take AP tests? What if my school doesn’t offer AP classes? What...

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    Top Ten Reasons Why US Universities Are Right For You

    1- You have decision anxiety about what you what to study. It’s hard enough to pick a school! Declaring your major can come later. All doors are open to you, from anthropology to zoology, and yes – it’s okay to...

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    Waitlisted at Your Top Choice? Don’t Despair.

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    SAT vs. ACT: Why should you take the ACT?

    As of March 2016, students will see the new version of the SAT, as it returns to a 1600 point grading system with an optional essay and more focus on reading. To see how you would do on the redesigned...

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    So you were deferred —What now?

    As the number of applications to top universities in the US rises and the applicant pool becomes increasingly competitive, it is possible that the Early Decision and Early Action applications for some very talented and qualified students might be deferred...

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    The US or the UK: Where should you apply?

    With more than half of the world’s top 200 universities located in either the US or the UK, many international students are often faced with the dilemma of deciding where to pursue their higher education abroad. There is no doubt...

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    The Transfer Guide

    Why Transfer? Students transfer from one university to another for a variety of different reasons, including financial reasons, social circumstances, choice of major, and finding a more suitable program. The idea behind transferring is to find a university that is...

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    The Liberal Arts Experience in US Colleges and Universities

    You may have never heard the words “liberal arts” until you started thinking about applying to colleges and universities in the US. What comes to mind may be the image of a leafy-green, secluded campus, the “life of the mind,”...

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    Myths About an Ivy League US University Debunked

    When people find out that I went to Harvard, a small sub-set of them often ask one or more of the following questions: “Is it really competitive?”; “Is everybody there really nerdy?”; “Have you seen The Social Network? Is it...

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    Welcome to Hale Education Group

    Do you want to set yourself apart in your US College Application? The process can be confusing with a lot of factors that can be difficult to navigate, but with Hale Education you have access to a huge network of...

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