About the Author
Edward B. Fiske served for 17 years as Education Editor of The New York Times, during which time he realized that college-bound students and their families needed better information on which to base their educational choices. He is the author of the bestselling annual, The Fiske Guide to Colleges and The Fiske Guide to Getting into the Right College. He lives in Durham, North Carolina, near the campus of Duke University.
Bruce G. Hammond co-authored The Fiske Guide to Getting into the Right College and was editor in chief of The Insiders Guide to the Colleges. He is the author of Discounts and Deals at the Nations 360 Best Colleges and is the school and college expert at Parent Soup, a division of iVillage.com. He lives near Albuquerque, New Mexico.