Looking Beyond the Ivy League

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

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This unique book gives students and their parents an assurance no other does: that for the 97% who don't get into Ivy League schools or their clones, there are plenty of good colleges that will do as much or more to start them on successful lives. College Placement Bureau director, Loren Pope shows you how to find the colleges that produce achievers--and how to avoid the pitfalls of the college selection process.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 267 pages
  • 134.62 x 170.18 x 17.78mm | 45.36g
  • Penguin Putnam Inc
  • The Penguin Press
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • New edition, Revised
  • Revised ed.
  • 0143112821
  • 9780143112822
  • 723,601

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The best thing written about admissions in the last twenty years.
David A. Dudley, former admissions director at Columbia University and the Illinois Institute of Technology
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About Loren Pope

Loren Pope was education editor of the New York Times in the 1950s. In 1965 he opened the College Placement Bureau in Washington, D.C., to help families of college--bound students make informed choices. He is the author of Looking Beyond the Ivy League and has written numerous articles about the college application proc
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Review Text

"The best thing written about admissions in the last twenty years."§-David A. Dudley, former admissions director at Columbia University and the Illinois Institute of Technology§
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