The Four Essential Keys to Choosing a College

Avoid wasting thousands of dollars and years of your life studying the wrong major at the wrong college!
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  • Lectures 26
  • Length 3.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 12/2015 English

Course Description

"28 Days to the Perfect College... for You!" is designed to equip and empower students (and even their parents) to make wise decisions about where to go to college. The four units deliver content that can be completed in 28 days or more quickly depending on the student's schedule. Most importantly, the "True North" activities at the end of each unit are tools that students can use to make major decisions in multiple areas of life, not just choosing a college!

What are the requirements?

  • You need a willingness to be self-determining, to take control of your future!

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Choose the perfect college based on personal strengths and goals

What is the target audience?

  • This course is designed especially for high school students but would be valuable for anyone considering applying to college.
  • high school seniors who are applying to college and want help writing their essays.

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Welcome to 28 Days to the Perfect College... for You!
Introduction
Preview
11:43
Section 2: My Best Me
What is my Best Me?
03:40
My Values
08:04
My Weaknesses
05:27
My Strengths
06:10
My Passions, Interests, and Discontent
15:00
My Talents, Skills, and Accomplishments
10:53
03:53

Included in this lesson is "True North: Best Me", a snapshot of the key elements you've identified as being important to your identity. This one-page tool can be printed and written on by downloading the attached pdf.

The True North series will be referred to throughout the course and especially when considering Best College, so make sure you take 3 minutes to complete it before moving on to Best Life.

Section 3: My Best Life
Introduction to Best Life
05:03
My Ideal Life
10:05
My Growth, My Accomplishments, and My Impact
07:55
My Relationships, My Health, My Setting, and My Finances
10:53
03:51

Included in this lesson is "True North: Best Life", a snapshot of the key elements you've identified as being important to the life you'd like to create. This two-page tool can be printed and written on by downloading the attached pdf.

The True North series will be referred to throughout the course and especially when considering Best College, so make sure you take 10 minutes to complete it before moving on to Best Career.

Section 4: My Best Career
05:48

What is my Best Career? Join us as we help you define an amazing career and then identify what you need to make it happen!


Make sure you download and print the "Best Career Workbook" so that you can follow along and record important points as you learn them.

Best Career Influences
07:18
Best Career (Re)Defined
07:45
Best Career Components
10:04
04:08

Included in this lesson is "True North: Best Career", a snapshot of the key elements you've identified as being important to the life you'd like to create. This one-page tool can be printed and written on by downloading the attached pdf.

The True North series will be referred to throughout the course and especially when considering Best College, so make sure you take 10 minutes to complete it before moving on to Best Career.

Section 5: Best College
What is my Best College?
9 pages
Redefining my Best College
08:59
My Academics
10:42
My Finances
08:56
My Campus Life
09:51
My Opportunities
09:45
Wrap Up and Next Steps
1 page
Section 6: Moving Forward
Moving Forward
06:43

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Instructor Biography

Sam Feeney, Educational Career Coaching

Sam's courses are created uniquely for high school students who are interested in making a huge impact on the world and who want to make sure that their college and career choices are the best possible. He combines his experience in academia with the latest trends and research to create outcome-based courses that benefit students around the world.

Sam has worked with students for almost 20 years as a teacher, coach, and counselor, helping students perform at their highest levels in a variety of settings. He earned his BA from Bucknell University and his MA from Eastern University.

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