* An in-depth look at the best-kept secrets in higher education for outstanding and unusual students, providing an insider's edge to getting accepted.
* Fully revised and updated with the most current information, including the latest on free colleges, the scoop on top-ranked institutions, and a new chapter on the rise of eco-schools.
Career consultant DONALD ASHER is a featured speaker at more than 100 colleges and universities every year, coast to coast. A columnist for MSN Encarta and contributor to the Wall Street Journal's CareerJournal.com and CollegeJournal.com, he divides his time between Nevada and San Francisco.
super guide to colleges! if you have trouble reading this then perhaps you need to rethink whether this book is for you. Read morePublished 9 days ago by Z. Padron
Cool Colleges is my favorite college guide and I recommend it, along with Colleges That Change Lives, to all my clients. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Lessa Scherrer, YourCollegeYourWay .com
If your teen is not interested in reading this, it's great for parents to get an understanding of how (Ivy League) colleges market themselves and how rankings cannot be the all... Read morePublished 6 months ago by PowerfulGoddess
I bought this book for a class on college admission. I bought the Kindle edition, because I needed it asap. The Kindle edition is horrible. The formatting is too hard to read. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Elizabeth
There is a little good content here, but boy is it hard to wade through. Most pages in the book are just listings of schools with addresses or fluffy filler written by other... Read morePublished 10 months ago by MountainBob
The book was informative and written in a style that was easy too read. But, none of these colleges could meet any budget requirements.Published 12 months ago by PHill
A classic read for students looking for a college with a difference.Published 14 months ago by LINDA KIRSCH
Informative, very well organized, and fun to read for both parents and kids. A great introduction for college searching because it makes it less overwhelming.Published 16 months ago by Pascale Smith
Well written, information presented in an easy to read and find format. Good information for the not average student, looking for something differentPublished 17 months ago by roberta lange