COURSE DESCRIPTION

College Planning Made Simple is your step-by-step guide to getting prepared, packaged, and positioned to go to college! The program is broken into 7 phases and will walk you through each step. We will show you how to get a proper college strategy in place, take the SAT & ACT for optimal scores, select specific colleges that cater to your specific needs, prepare and package for your top choice colleges, craft an award-winning admissions essay, and how to optimize your college funding options. As a special bonus, we have created a Student library, a Parent library, and a Webinar library for additional resources and learning material.  Finally, we have created several checklists and a reference guide to help you stay on track and follow throughout the course so you don’t miss any of the steps.

College Planning Made Simple will get you what you want:

  • A strategic college plan
  • Higher test scores
  • Packaging and positioning to top colleges
  • Strategies for scholarships, grants, and other sources of funding. NO LOANS!
  • Sound and professional advice to avoid the "college maze"


See you in the course!

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Program Overview

COURSE CURRICULUM

  • 1

    Introduction To College Planning

    • How to Be Successful in This Program

  • 2

    Welcome to College Planning Made Simple

    • Program Overview

    • Strategies For College

    • Packaging Strategies

    • College Planning Workbook

  • 3

    Test Prep- Foundations

    • Intro to Foundations

    • Foundations- Practice Test

    • Seven Principles- Part 1

    • Seven Principles- Part 2

    • Seven Principles- Part 3

    • Seven Principles- Part 4

    • Seven Principles- Part 5

    • Seven Principles- Part 6

    • Foundations- Math Intro

    • Foundations- Bikini Rule

    • Foundations- Function & Factor Rule

    • Foundations- Eyeball

    • Foundations- Even

    • Foundations- Geometry

    • Foundations- Pacing

    • Foundations- Plug & Chug

    • Foundations- Math Tactics

    • Foundations- Range Rule

    • Foundations- Reading

    • Foundations- Writing

    • Foundations Wrap Up

  • 4

    Test Prep- ACT

    • Meet Debbie Lindstrom!

    • ACT Course Intro

    • Taking Notes

    • ACT Practice Test

    • English Intro

    • English 1-5

    • English 6-10

    • English 11-15

    • English 16-30

    • English 31-45

    • English 46-60

    • English 61-75

    • Math Intro

    • Math ACT 1-10

    • Math ACT 11-20

    • Math ACT 21-30

    • Math ACT 31-40

    • Math ACT 41-50

    • Math ACT 51-60

    • Reading Intro

    • Reading Preliminaries

    • Reading Section 1

    • Reading Section 2

    • Reading Section 3

    • Reading Section 4

    • Science Intro

    • Science Section 1

    • Science Section 2

    • Science Section 3

    • Science Section 4

    • Science Section 5

    • Science Section 6

    • Essay Intro

    • ACT Essay- Part 1

    • ACT Essay- Part 2

    • ACT Essay- Part 3

    • ACT Essay- Part 4

  • 5

    Test Prep- SAT

    • Reading- Intro

    • Reading- Schema

    • Reading- Passage 1

    • Reading- Passage 2

    • Reading- Passage 3

    • Reading- Passage 4

    • Reading- Passage 5

    • SAT Writing- Intro

    • SAT Writing- Passage 1

    • SAT Writing- Passage 2

    • SAT Writing- Passage 3

    • SAT Writing- Passage 4

    • Math- With Calculator Part 1

    • Math- With Calculator Part 2

    • Math- No Calculator

  • 6

    College Selection

    • Selection- Types Of Colleges To Consider

    • Selection- Variables To Consider

    • Selection- Beyond College

    • Selection- Brag Rag

    • Brag Rag

    • Selection- College Grid

    • College Grid

  • 7

    Aptitude & Interest Assessment

    • All About The ASVAB

    • Frequently Asked Questions

    • ASVAB Fact Sheet

  • 8

    Admissions & Applications

    • Getting You Started

    • Understanding The Process

    • Common App- Gathering Your Materials

    • Common App- My College Requirement Worksheet

  • 9

    College Essays

    • Essays- Parse the Prompt

    • Essays- Punch Lines & Points

    • Essays- Perimeter

    • Examples of Student Essays

  • 10

    College Funding

    • Intro To College Funding

    • Funding- Merit Money

    • Scholarship List

    • Funding- Opportunity Money

    • Funding- Need Based Money

    • Funding- Entitlement Money

    • Funding- Your Own Money

    • Free & Low Cost 200210

  • 11

    FAFSA

    • FAFSA-Facts & Fiction 2020/2021

    • FAFSA for "War Gaming"

  • 12

    Course Summaries and Actions

    • Course Summaries and Actions

  • 13

    BONUS #1: Student Resource Library

    • Jump Start

    • T.I.M.E. Strategies

  • 14

    BONUS #2: Parent Resource Library

    • 15 Minute Parent

    • 9 Questions Parents Need To Be Asking About College

    • M.A.G.I.C. Strategies

  • 15

    BONUS #3: Webinars

    • 12 Things You Need to Know About College Applications

    • 12 Things You Need to Know About College Selection

    • College Funding - Introduction

    • Real College Planning - 12 Things You Should Be Doing

    • College Scams

    • 7 Deadly Mistakes that Destroy College Opportunities