College Confidential’s “Dean,” Sally Rubenstone, put together 25 of her best tips. So far, the "25 Tips from the Dean" eBook has helped more than 10K students choose a college, get in, and pay for it. Get your free copy: http://goo.gl/9zDJTM
I'm a junior in high school. This is what my stats should be like after next year.
african american male from nationally ranked public school in washington dc
SAT- 1620 (don't know yet, i'm retaking in june w/ sat prep course)
EC- JROTC (1yr)
Debate (4yrs)(Many awards, top JV speaker in virginia,maryland,dc)
School Newspaper (1yr)
Community Service (160hrs)
I have a couple of recommendations from very prominent teachers that I will receive.
I know my stats aren't great, but will i get into UMASS (amherst/boston), if not, any suggestions. (i want to study journalism/communications) preferably north of washington dc.