10 College Admissions Myths, Debunked

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At Summer Discovery, our staff has a combined 100+ years of experience working with colleges, universities, admissions officers, admissions organizations,
SAT/ACT prep companies, and other higher education contacts. We’ve learned a lot about the college admissions process over the years and want to share some common college admissions myths with you!


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Series topics include:

  • How important are college essays?
  • When should you start a college application?
  • Do college rankings really matter?
  • What do admissions officers care about?
  • Are test scores the key to college acceptance?
  • And much more!



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