Tag Archives: College Guides

Instant MBA

Author: Nicholas Bate Publisher: Infinite Ideas (Trade) Product Description The benefits of a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree can be massive: fast-track career advancement, a big fat wage packet, the whole high-flying top-notch executive lifestyle. But studying for an MBA isn’t something to decide to do lightly – it’s a big investment to take […]

The College Solution: A Guide for Everyone Looking for the Right School at the Right Price,

Author: Lynn O’Shaughnessy Publisher: FT Press Product Description This is the eBook version of the printed book. “The College Solution helps readers look beyond over-hyped admission rankings to discover schools that offer a quality education at affordable prices. Taking the guesswork out of saving and finding money for college, this is a practical and insightful […]

The Naked Roommate: And 107 Other Issues You Might Run Into in College

Rating: (44 reviews) Author: Harlan Cohen Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc. Product Description In college, there’s a surprise around every corner… The #1 Student Handbook; Updated 3rd Edition But that doesn’t mean you can’t be prepared! From sharing a bathroom with 40 strangers to sharing lecture notes, The Naked Roommate is your behind-the-scenes look at EVERYTHING you […]

The Naked Roommate

Rating: (41 reviews) Author: Harlan Cohen Publisher: Cumberland House Product Description In college, there’s a surprise around every corner…but that doesn’t mean you can’t be prepared! From sharing a bathroom with 40 strangers to sharing lecture notes, The Naked Roommate is your behind-the-scenes look at EVERYTHING you need to know about college (but never knew […]

The Insider’s Guide to the Colleges, 2010: Students on Campus Tell You What You Really Want to Know, 36th Edition

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Yale Daily News Staff Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Product Description The Straight-Talking Student’s Guide to the Best Colleges For more than thirty-five years, The Insider’s Guide to the Colleges has been the favorite resource of high school students across the country because it is the only comprehensive college reference written and […]

Examkrackers MCAT101 Passages in MCAT Verbal Reasoning

Rating: (43 reviews) Author: David Orsay Publisher: Osote Publishing Product Description The passages in this book have been designed to closely resemble official MCAT Verbal passages. From the type font to the subject matter to the number of words in each passage, question, and answer choice, these exas have the real MCAT feel. The questions […]

Countdown to College: 21 To Do Lists for High School: Step-By-Step Strategies for 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th Graders 2nd Edition

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Valerie Pierce Publisher: Front Porch Press (MI)

Fiske Guide to Colleges 2009

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Edward B Fiske Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc. Product Description For more than 20 years, this leading guide to more than 300 colleges and universities has been an indispensable source of information for college-bound students and their parents. Hip, honest and straightforward, the Fiske Guide to Colleges delivers an insider’s look at the […]

Best 368 Colleges, 2009 Edition (College Admissions Guides)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description College students (120,000 of them) reveal what life is really like at the nation’s top schools. This must-have guide gives you college rankings like no other and covers all the essentials — from academics to social life to financial aid, and everything in between. […]

Looking Beyond the Ivy League: Finding the College That’s Right for You

Rating: (24 reviews) Author: Loren Pope Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics) Product Description The celebrated book that revolutionized the way Americans choose colleges—now fully revised and updated An invaluable guide with virtually no competition, this book helped to establish Loren Pope as one of the nation’s most respected experts on the college application process. Now fully revised […]

Insider’s Guide to Graduate Programs in Clinical and Counseling Psychology: 2008/2009 Edition (Insider’s Guide to Graduate Programs in Clinical Psychology)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: John C. Norcross, Michael A. Sayette, Tracy J. Mayne Publisher: The Guilford Press Product Description With more than 100,000 copies in print, this bestseller is the resource students rely on to find graduate clinical and counseling psychology programs that meet their needs–and gain admission to them. The 2008/2009 edition includes: *The […]

Barron’s SAT 2400: Aiming for the Perfect Score (Barron’s Sat 2400)

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Linda Carnevale M.A., Roselyn Teukolsky M.S. Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Product Description Even the brightest and most hard-working students aren’t expected to score a perfect 2400 on their SAT college entrance tests, but students who approach perfection with scores of 2100 or higher are virtually guaranteed acceptance at the country’s most […]

Summer Bridge Activities: Kindergarten to 1st Grade

Rating: (13 reviews) Author: Julia Ann Hobbs, Carla Fisher Publisher: Rainbow Bridge Publishing (UT) Book Description NEW and Improved Summer Bridge Activities for 2006! This year the bestselling summer workbook features new covers, new activities, new reading lists, updated bonus sections, and a whole lot more to give kids a summer learning experience they won’t […]

College Handbook 2009 (College Handbook)

Author: The College Board Publisher: College Board Product Description This is the only guide that contains objective information on every accredited college in the United States–2,150 four-year colleges and universities, and 1,650 two-year community colleges and technical schools. With its clearly laid-out entries and more than 40 indexes, the College Handbook 2009 is also the […]

Summer Bridge Activities: Preschool to Kindergarten

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Julia Ann Hobbs, Carla Fisher Publisher: Rainbow Bridge Publishing (UT) Book Description NEW and Improved Summer Bridge Activities for 2006! This year the bestselling summer workbook features new covers, new activities, new reading lists, updated bonus sections, and a whole lot more to give kids a summer learning experience they won’t […]

Summer Bridge Activities: 5th to 6th Grade

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Hobbs Ann Julia, Carla Fisher Publisher: Rainbow Bridge Publishing (UT) Book Description NEW and Improved Summer Bridge Activities for 2006! This year the bestselling summer workbook features new covers, new activities, new reading lists, updated bonus sections, and a whole lot more to give kids a summer learning experience they won’t […]

The Naked Roommate: And 107 Other Issues You Might Run Into in College, 2nd Edition

Rating: (26 reviews) Author: Harlan Cohen Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc. Product Description In college, there’s a surprise around every corner…but that doesn’t mean you can’t be prepared! From sharing a bathroom with 40 strangers to sharing lecture notes, The Naked Roommate is your behind-the-scenes look at EVERYTHING you need to know about college (but never knew […]

The Official Study Guide for All SAT Subject Tests (Real Sats)

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: The College Board Publisher: College Board Product Description The only source of previously-administered practice tests for all 20 SAT Subject Tests Every year nearly 600,000 high school students take one or more SAT Subject Tests. Many selective colleges recommend or require them for admission or placement. The Official Study Guide for […]

Examkrackers: 1001 Questions in MCAT in Physics

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Jonathan Orsay, Jordan Zaretsky Publisher: Osote Publishing Book Description This book contains 1001 fully annotated physics questions in the MCAT format organized by topic. The range of difficulty is from easy to very difficult. There are questions on every physics topic that might appear on the MCAT.

Summer Bridge Activities: 6th to 7th Grade

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Leland Graham, Frankie Long Publisher: Rainbow Bridge Publishing (UT) Book Description NEW and Improved Summer Bridge Activities for 2006! This year the bestselling summer workbook features new covers, new activities, new reading lists, updated bonus sections, and a whole lot more to give kids a summer learning experience they won’t forget! […]

Summer Bridge Activities: 4th to 5th Grade

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Hobbs Ann Julia, Carla Fisher Publisher: Rainbow Bridge Publishing (UT) Book Description NEW and Improved Summer Bridge Activities for 2006! This year the bestselling summer workbook features new covers, new activities, new reading lists, updated bonus sections, and a whole lot more to give kids a summer learning experience they won’t […]

Summer Bridge Activities: 3rd to 4th Grade

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Hobbs Ann Julia, Carla Fisher Publisher: Rainbow Bridge Publishing (UT) Book Description NEW and Improved Summer Bridge Activities for 2006! This year the bestselling summer workbook features new covers, new activities, new reading lists, updated bonus sections, and a whole lot more to give kids a summer learning experience they won’t […]

Summer Bridge Activities: 1st to 2nd Grade

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Julia Ann Hobbs, Carla Fisher Publisher: Rainbow Bridge Publishing (UT) Book Description NEW and Improved Summer Bridge Activities for 2006! This year the bestselling summer workbook features new covers, new activities, new reading lists, updated bonus sections, and a whole lot more to give kids a summer learning experience they won’t […]

The Original Summer Bridge Activities: 2nd to 3rd Grade

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Julia Ann Hobbs, Carla Fisher Publisher: Rainbow Bridge Publishing (UT) Book Description NEW and Improved Summer Bridge Activities for 2006! This year the bestselling summer workbook features new covers, new activities, new reading lists, updated bonus sections, and a whole lot more to give kids a summer learning experience they won’t […]

21: Bringing Down the House – Movie Tie-In: The Inside Story of Six M.I.T. Students Who Took Vegas for Millions

Rating: (401 reviews) Author: Ben Mezrich Publisher: Pocket Star Product Description The long-running New York Times bestseller that has become a cultural phenomenon, Bringing Down the House is an action-filled caper carried out by the unlikeliest of cons — supersmart geeks. Gambling pervaded the M.I.T. campus, and genius kids with money and glittering futures were […]

Cracking the SAT Chemistry Subject Test, 2007-2008 Edition (College Test Prep)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description The Princeton Review realizes that acing the SAT Chemistry Subject Test is very different from earning straight A’s in school. We don’t try to teach you everything there is to know about chemistry–only the techniques and information you’ll need to maximize your score. In […]

Examkrackers 1001 McAt Biology Questions (Examkrackers)

Rating: (13 reviews) Author: Alex Merkulov Publisher: Osote Publishing

How to Prepare for the SAT: 2007-2008 (Barron’s How to Prepare for the Sat I (Book Only))

Rating: (69 reviews) Author: Sharon Weiner Green, Ph.D., Ira K. Wolf Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Book Description The 2007 edition of Barron’s SAT test preparation manual presents one diagnostic test and six full-length practice SATs, all of which reflect the new SAT in length, question types, and degree of difficulty. This manual offers an overview […]

Examkrackers 101 Passages in MCAT Verbal Reasoning (Examkrackers)

Rating: (34 reviews) Author: David Orsay Publisher: Osote Publishing Book Description This book contains 101 MCAT verbal passages in the form of 11 full length verbal exams formatted exactly like the New 2003 MCAT. Questions have complete explanations for correct and incorrect answer choices. There are 12 tear-out answer grids in MCAT form in the […]

Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think About Colleges

Rating: (23 reviews) Author: Loren Pope Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics) Book Description Now fully revised—the perennially popular guide to choosing the right college Prospective college students and their parents have been relying on Loren Pope’s expertise since 1995, when he published the first edition of this indispensable guide. This new edition profiles 41 colleges—all of which […]

Paying for College without Going Broke, 2008 Edition (College Admissions Guides)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Book Description As the cost of college steadily increases, paying for it requires insider strategies to maximize financial aid and minimize college costs. Paying for College Without Going Broke 2008 is thoroughly revised and updated to take the stress, confusion, and guess-work out of applying for […]

Examkrackers Mcat Complete Study Package (Examkrackers)

Rating: (70 reviews) Author: Jonathan Orsay Publisher: Osote Publishing Book Description This is a 5 volume set of the newest editions of the now famous ExamKrackers MCAT Manuals. You’ll find everything that you need to know to score your best on the MCAT. For the first time, these books are sold as a five volume […]

The Best 366 Colleges, 2008 Edition (College Admissions Guides)

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Book Description College students (120,000 of them) reveal what life is really like at the nation’s top schools. This must-have guide gives you college rankings like no other and covers all the essentials — from academics to social life to financial aid, and everything in between. […]

Colleges for Students with Learning Disibilities and ADD (Peterson’s Colleges With Programs for Students With Learning Disabilities Or Attention Deficit Disorders)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Peterson’s Publisher: Peterson’s Book Description Expanded and freshly updated, Colleges for Students with Learning Disabilities or ADD is a great resource for students searching for a college that will provide them with the programs they need. Although more than 700 colleges offer programs specifically for students with learning disabilities, few books […]

Fiske Guide to Colleges 2008 (Fiske Guide to Colleges)

Rating: (19 reviews) Author: Edward Fiske Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc. Book Description For more than 20 years, this leading guide to more than 300 colleges and universities has been an indispensable source of information for college-bound students and their parents. Hip, honest and straightforward, the Fiske Guide to Colleges delivers an insider’s look at the academic […]

God’s Harvard: A Christian College on a Mission to Save America

Author: Hanna Rosin Publisher: Harcourt Book Description Since 2000, America’s most ambitious young evangelicals have been making their way to Patrick Henry College, a small Christian school just outside the nation’s capital. Most of them are homeschoolers whose idealism and discipline put the average American teenager to shame. And God’s Harvard grooms these students to […]

Cool Colleges: For the Hyper-Intelligent, Self-Directed, Late Blooming, and Just Plain Different

Rating: (18 reviews) Author: Donald Asher Publisher: Ten Speed Press Book Description Profiling more than 40 innovative and unorthodox schools, COOL COLLEGES is the only guide that reveals which colleges don’t require SAT scores, which ones don’t give grades, and even which ones are totally free–as well as which ones reject more than 90 percent […]

Examkrackers 1001 Questions in MCAT Chemistry (Examkrackers)

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Scott, Ph.D. Calvin, Jonathan Orsay Publisher: Osote Publishing Book Description 1001 Questions in MCAT Chemistry provides practice questions in all chemistry topics covered by the MCAT. The questions and explanations are designed to teach the student to think intuitively. Like the MCAT, conceptual thinking is encouraged while lengthy calculations are discouraged. […]

Examkrackers: 1001 Questions in MCAT, Organic Chemistry

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Michelle, Ph.D. Gilbertson Publisher: Osote Publishing Book Description 150 pages of questions, answers, and explanations covering all possible topics in MCAT organic chemistry, both stand alone and ‘mini-passage-based’ questions, b&w illustrations. This book contains 1001 organic chemistry questions covering all the organic chemistry topics tested by the MCAT. Each question is […]

The Official SAT Study Guide

Rating: (94 reviews) Author: The College Board Publisher: College Board Book Description The Official SAT Study Guide is the only book that features official SAT practice tests created by the test maker.It’s packed with the information students need to get ready for the exam.They’ll gain valuable experience by taking eight practice tests and receiving estimated […]

Graduate Study in Psychology 2008 (Graduate Study in Psychology)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Publisher: American Psychological Association (APA) Book Description The best source of information related to graduate programs in psychology and provides information related to over 600 graduate psychology programs in the US and Canada. It contains information about the number of applications received by a program, number of individuals accepted in each […]

U.S. News Ultimate College Guide 2008 (Us News Ultimate College Guide)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc. Book Description Featuring complete data on more than 1,400 college and universities, U.S. News Ultimate College Guide 2008 is the best source for the information students and parents need most. Equally important, it also includes the essential step-by-step guide to the often stressful process of choosing a college, […]

Law School Confidential (Revised Edition): A Complete Guide to the Law School Experience: By Students, for Students

Rating: (153 reviews) Author: Robert H. Miller Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin Book Description With over 25% new material, this is a must-have guidebook for students preparing to embark on the three-year odyssey of law school. Miller has assembled a panel of recent graduates to act as ‘mentors,’ all of whom are perfectly positioned to shed […]

Fiske Guide to Getting Into the Right College, 3E (Fiske Guide to Getting Into the Right College)

Rating: (13 reviews) Author: Edward Fiske Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc. Book Description Find the college thatis right for you! An AnZ of admissions secrets, The Fiske Guide to Getting into the Right College takes you behind the scenes of the college application process. The expert advice and tips in this book will help you get accepted […]