Archive for May 2017

U.S. News & World Report College Rankings: Reading Between the Numbers

U.S. News & World Report College Rankings: Reading Between the Numbers   You’ve undoubtedly heard of the U.S. News & World Report’s list of the “best” colleges and universities. It comes out every single year, and it ranks America’s colleges and universities using measures like graduation rates, assessments by students and faculty, alumni giving, acceptance…

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Texas Topics: Applying Directly to a Major

Texas Topics: Applying Directly to a Major    Many of our previous blog posts have discussed applying to college – any college. However, with many of our Enrichery kids applying to schools in Texas, it’s time we get into specifics! After all, if you’ve applied or looked into applying to Texas universities, you already know they…

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How to Make a Balanced College List

How to Make a Balanced College List Before you start writing your essays, before you can start sending away your SAT and ACT scores, and before you can head off on college visits, you have one big task to complete: compiling a balanced college list. If you already have a handful of schools you like,…

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