Rock Hard Apps
How to Write A Killer College ApplicationBook - 2003
n Rock Hard Apps, Katherine Cohen, founder of Ivywise, a private college admissions practice, follows three students through the college application process and uses dozens of other real applications to illustrate what's effective in a college application, and what's not. Here is the inside scoop on courses and grades, SATs, brag sheets, personal essays, and extra credit. Rock Hard Apps also includes sidebars of do's and don't's, as well as one complete before and after winning application to an Ivy League school. Dr. Katherine Cohen-who once worked in the admissions office of Yale University-has cracked the code of college acceptance. Now she wants to teach students to view their applications through the eyes of those who will judge it. Rock Hard Apps is the ultimate guide to writing the perfect college application.
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, c2003.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: 378.1 COHEN
Characteristics: viii, 276 p. ; 24 cm.