Several years ago, I created a 1-page worksheet that laid out the 7 categories that determine how well a student will be prepared for the college admissions process. In this podcast, I walk through this worksheet and discuss how it reveals your child’s competitiveness.
Here is what I discuss in this episode:
0:06:00 How to use this worksheet
0:06:55 Objective Academic Measures (Big 3)
0:10:50 Extracurricular Activities
0:13:30 Awards & Honors
0:14:30 Letters of Recommendation
0:15:30 Demonstrated Interest
0:16:40 College Essays
0:17:50 Institutional Priorities
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Podcast Host: PrepWell Academy's Founder, Phil Black, has spent a lifetime cracking the code on the world's most competitive programs: Yale University, Harvard Business School, Navy SEALs, Goldman Sachs, Entrepreneurship, Shark Tank, etc.
Inside PrepWell Academy, Black teaches students everything they need to know about the college admissions process in a series of expertly-timed, 3-5-minute, weekly training videos starting in 9th grade and continuing through 12th grade [Note: this program can only be joined in 9th or 10th grade]. My specialties include military service academies, ROTC scholarships, Ivy League, and student-athletes.