Student Debt Influences Job and Earnings Potential

You’re looking at an MBA from a top school because of the future earnings potential.   This is going to be costly and, depending on your financial situation, you may be considering taking on a substantial amount of debt.  Did you know that substantial student debt may determine whether you end up in a job … Read more

SAT, ACT, Common Core

Quick Term Cheat Sheet: SAT – formerly an aptitude test, now an achievement test, tomorrow?? ACT – Achievement test Common Core – The curriculum designed to make sure US kids cover some body of knowledge relevant to our future. “It is time for an admissions assessment that makes it clear that the road to success … Read more

New SAT questions released!

The College Board has announced more details about the SAT changes. Here’s an example question: “The coming decades will likely see more intense clustering of jobs, innovation, and productivity in a smaller number of bigger cities and city-regions.” The word “intense” most nearly means: (A) emotional (B) concentrated (C) brilliant (D) determined (answer below) What … Read more