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Everything Families Need to Know About University of Southern California (USC) Admissions (Tips!)

Everything Families Need to Know About University of Southern California (USC) Admissions (Tips!)

Debra Barnett, a Director of College Advising at International College Counselors and a proud alumna of the University of Southern California, is the writer of this week’s blog. When it comes to USC admissions tips, she’s the expert. “Remember, there’s a person on the other end of your application; we’re just trying to get to know…

The Evolving Landscape of College Admissions: The SAT and ACT Tests in Flux

The Evolving Landscape of College Admissions: The SAT and ACT Tests in Flux

In recent years, the landscape of college admissions has been undergoing significant changes, with perhaps none more prominent than the shifting roles of the SAT and ACT. These standardized tests, long considered crucial components of the college application process, are now facing scrutiny and reevaluation from institutions, students, and policymakers alike. Historically, the SAT and…

International College Counselors: Taming the College Admissions Anxiety

International College Counselors: Taming the College Admissions Anxiety

The whole college admissions process can feel super overwhelming, and it’s completely normal for parents and students to be stressed. College admissions anxiety is real! However, your International College Counselors advisor is there to guide you through this adventure. They can really help with mental health when it comes to applying to college. Here’s how:…