Tag: College Admissions

A-List Education Founder, Scott Farber, on CBS News: His Thoughts on the Pressures of the SAT and the Investigation into the SAT Cheating Scandal

October 26th, 2011 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on A-List Education Founder, Scott Farber, on CBS News: His Thoughts on the Pressures of the SAT and the Investigation into the SAT Cheating Scandal

As media outlets continue to report on the Long Island SAT cheating scandal and the College Board’s investigation into the matter, we are once again  reminded of the intense pressures students feel to do well on college entrance exams like the SAT and ACT.  A-List Education founder and president, Scott Farber, was called on by … Continue reading “A-List Education Founder, Scott Farber, on CBS News: His Thoughts on the Pressures of the SAT and the Investigation into the SAT Cheating Scandal”

A-List Education in the News: Scott Farber on the SAT Cheating Scandal

October 18th, 2011 / / A-List Blog, A-List in the Press, / Comments Off on A-List Education in the News: Scott Farber on the SAT Cheating Scandal

A-List Education founder and president, Scott Farber, was recently interviewed by WPIX morning news. Watch below as he further discusses the Long Island SAT cheating scandal and the stresses and pressures that surround college entrance exams.

A-List Education Tutoring Services: Scott Farber Interviewed by WXBR!

October 6th, 2011 / alisteducation / A-List Blog, A-List in the Press, / Comments Off on A-List Education Tutoring Services: Scott Farber Interviewed by WXBR!

A-List Education founder and president, Scott Farber, was recently interviewed by WXBR where he had the opportunity to talk about A-List’s extensive range of services: SAT, ACT, LSAT, SSAT, ISEE, & Regents tutoring, customized educational nonprofit programs, ACT and SAT professional development, and college application and essay services.

College Essay Videos: A-List Advice for Writing Your College Essay

June 3rd, 2011 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on College Essay Videos: A-List Advice for Writing Your College Essay

The college essay is an essential component of any college application. While this doesn’t necessarily mean it holds the same level of importance as your GPA or SAT/ACT scores, it can help distinguish you as a candidate for admission to a college. In an applicant pool filled with students falling in the same score range, … Continue reading “College Essay Videos: A-List Advice for Writing Your College Essay”

Paying for College Q & A

April 25th, 2011 / / A-List Blog, Educational Articles, / Comments Off on Paying for College Q & A

Check out this useful Q & A featuring expert answers on financial aid and how to pay for college from CollegeData.com! > Paying for College Q & A

College Admissions Essay Advice:

November 10th, 2011 / / A-List Blog, Educational Articles, / Comments Off on College Admissions Essay Advice:

Alan Gelb, author of “Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps,” delivers tips on how to keep a college essay within bounds in The Choice’s recent article, “Advice on Whittling Your Admissions Essay.” As most college admissions essays require that students don’t exceed 500 words, college essay expert, Gelb reveals that it is essential … Continue reading “College Admissions Essay Advice:”

College Admission

December 1st, 2011 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on College Admission

If you’re applying to college or plan to apply to college in the near future, I’m sure you’ve started wondering what it takes to get into your top choice school. While the college admissions environment changes from year to year, depending on the scope and aptitude of the applicant pool, past admissions data does help … Continue reading “College Admission”

Attention Students: Stay Motivated After the Holidays!

January 6th, 2016 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on Attention Students: Stay Motivated After the Holidays!

Feeling less than studious after the holidays? We know – getting back into school mode after a long break isn’t easy. (We’d rather be back in our pajamas, too.) Between the time off and the post-holiday blues, studying after a school break can seem so much harder than before, but rather than drown under the … Continue reading “Attention Students: Stay Motivated After the Holidays!”

Scott Farber Presents on College Access Consortium of New York (CACNY) Panel

April 20th, 2015 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on Scott Farber Presents on College Access Consortium of New York (CACNY) Panel

A-List President Scott Farber was recently on a panel of experts presenting at the College Access Consortium of New York’s  (CACNY) discussion of the redesigned SAT. Scott was joined by others in the education and test prep space including: Akil Bello, Director of Strategic Initiatives at Princeton Review and Shameek Robinson, The College Board’s Associate Director, NYC State and District Partnerships K-12, and … Continue reading “Scott Farber Presents on College Access Consortium of New York (CACNY) Panel”

Transfer Applications & Our Summer GRE Course

April 20th, 2015 / / A-List Blog, / Comments Off on Transfer Applications & Our Summer GRE Course

Looking to Transfer? We Can Help! As former Admission Counselors, our college advisors are ready to help you navigate the transfer process. It’s not too late to submit transfer applications at many schools, and we are happy to help! Our College Advisors are ready to jump in at any point in the process. We can … Continue reading “Transfer Applications & Our Summer GRE Course”