Category: Transfer & Grad

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Transfer & Grad

Transfer Students from Community College

Is transferring into a 4-year university from a community college an easier way to gain admission into a prestigious institution? Statistically, no! There are a lot of myths floating around about transfer students. Let’s talk about some pros and cons and bust some myths. 

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Financial Aid & Scholarships

How to Pay for Graduate School

Paying for graduate school can be a challenge for many students. Different factors play a role in how much graduate school costs. A master’s degree program can be finished in one to two years in most cases, and the average yearly tuition can cost $30,000 to $40,000, according to Peterson’s.

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Exams

How To Prepare For the GMAT Exam

For our older Empowerly students who might be taking the GMAT soon, here is an infographic with some tips to help. To get more information, check out “10 Tips to Help You Prepare for the GMAT Exam.” With that being said, here are the tips:

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Transfer & Grad

College Students – Should You Transfer?

Many students approach Empowerly and ask if they can get assistance transferring colleges. Transferring is a unique process that varies tremendously based on college, region, and student major. In this article, we will address a framework to help students decide if they should transfer, how to transfer, and what to expect in the process.

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Data Trends

International Students in US Admissions

As many students are aware, international students are applying to US colleges at an accelerating pace. In this article, we will cover tips for international students applying to college and how US students should prepare for this influx of students. At Empowerly, we have helped many international students apply and get into top US colleges.

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Transfer & Grad

How to Apply to US Colleges as an International Student

Want to attend college in the US as an international student, but don’t know how to apply? The process to studying overseas is a lot more difficult than studying in your own country. There are different education systems and academic environments, and it is often hard to decide what you want and how you can get there. 

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Business & Economics

Popular Majors for Business School Students

With the invention of the internet and, in turn, the number of websites that can help you crowdsource or start new companies, it seems like new businesses are starting all the time. While the success or failure of a business may seem completely random to an outsider, business school can give you a leg up in terms of your success. So then what can give you a leg up when it comes your odds of acceptance to a top business school? Your undergraduate major. Learn how to select the best major for you to apply to business school later.

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Transfer & Grad

How Difficult is it to Transfer in College?

Whether you’re preparing for a college interview or getting ready to write a college essay, you’ll face similar questions in each situation. Unlike the interview though, an essay allows you to give deep thought to you answer and craft your unique story.

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