May 2016 College Counseling Newsletter


  • The Importance of Solid Safety Schools – Is there really such a thing as a “safety” school? And why are safeties an important part of the college list?
  • Majoring in Sociology – Students who graduate with a sociology degree have a strong background in research, statistical methods and data analysis, all of which can be useful in a variety of careers. Learn about this major here.
  • Tax Credits for Higher Education – Unlike a deduction, a tax credit directly reduces the amount of tax a family owes. Don’t miss out on claiming one of these tax credits for higher education.
  • Military Academies – Graduates of Military Academies receive a free education, a guaranteed job upon graduation, and the opportunity to serve their country.
  • Things to Know Before College – Seniors, make sure you’ve mastered these basic life skills before leaving home.

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