Date of publication: 2017-07-08 19:53
The Illinois Association for College Admission Counseling is an organization of counseling professionals dedicated to serving students as they explore options and make choices about pursuing postsecondary education. IACAC members are counselors, admission or financial aid officers, active retirees, or students who are concerned about the future of education in the State of Illinois and in the nation. IACAC is committed to maintaining high standards which foster ethical and social responsibility among those involved in the transition process.
Ready to learn more about the opportunities available to students interested in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)? College admission representatives and industry professionals are all gathered in one place. Their goal: To help you envision educational and career paths in STEM.
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The Butte College Transfer Counseling Center is your one-stop center for all your transfer needs. The Transfer Counseling Center provides academic counseling and transitional programs and services designed to ensure your transfer experience is smooth and seamless.
Research is key when finding your best-fit school. Here are some resources for students and their families to use as they research colleges and information about the college admission process.
Anyone can write about how they won the big game or the summer they spent in Rome. When recalling these events, you need to give more than the play-by-play or itinerary. Describe what you learned from the experience and how it changed you.
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Jessica has over ten years of experience in higher education and has served as an admission officer and director. She uses her inside knowledge to help students and their families as they move through the college search and admission process.
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