Writing Your College Essay


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How do you construct an argument to best backup your reasoning? Which strategies can help you maintain a focused and coherent writing style? This track will help you understand the ins and outs of articulating complex ideas via writing. Learn more about the editing process through peer reviewing class mates’ papers. Join us and build your educational portfolio with essays you write, edit and polish in this track.

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This course is designed to offer high school students the opportunity to hone the skills they need to succeed in college, learn more about college admissions, financial aid and navigating universities of all sizes, prepare for college academics and set yourself up for future success.

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Application deadlines

Application opens: Dec. 3, 2021
Deadline: Apply by March 3, 2022

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Full tuition payment is due at the time of registration.

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