Former Shows & Episodes

College Bound & Determined

College Bound & Determined – Expert advice on applications, writing essays and getting personalized support

Teens are worried about getting into college, so today we focus on three key topics: First we discuss the alarming new trend of “application inflation” when students apply to too many schools. Gunce Arkan gives us the inside info on writing stellar essays, as they are critical to the application process. We wrap up with an informative piece on the difference between guidance counselors and coaches. Every topic is aimed at supporting teen (and parents) during the lengthy and challenging college search.