071: Q&A – Online High Schools, Non-Native English Speakers & the SAT

31 Aug

Questions! Questions! We answer questions! Now that a new school year is upon us,¬†The College Prep Podcast has been deluged with questions from our listeners, many of whom are from around the world. Here are the questions we tackle on … Read More »

070: Rock Your Grades and Stay Healthy in College!

24 Aug

So many students sacrifice their health for good grades, but today’s guest Clarissa Rodriguez says this isn’t necessary! After teetering on the edge of an eating disorder¬†AND being told by her biology instructor that she doesn’t have what it takes, … Read More »

069: Are the Changes to the SAT Bad for Your Score?

17 Aug

College Board has made some significant changes to the SAT that will effect most rising juniors. From longer math sections to massive reading requirements, tune in to hear Megan explaining the ins and outs. Here are the 5 biggest changes … Read More »

068: A Day in the Life of a Self Employed Educator

10 Aug

Are you a teacher thinking about starting your own service? Or a parent who works with one or more freelance educators, like college consultants, tutors or academic life coaches? Megan and Gretchen lay out what to expect about working as, … Read More »

067: Don’t Be Manipulated by Class Ranking Data

3 Aug

Do you suspect that there’s more to college rankings than meet the eye? In a recent Forbes article, Megan was shocked to read about how simple things students write in their FAFSA and ACT applications can hurt their changes in … Read More »