Monday, February 27, 2017

College of the Day: Hunter College

In the upper west side of Manhattan, Hunter College is the largest college in the City University of New York system, and is one of the oldest public colleges in the country. The Princeton Review ranks it as one of the top ten best values in public colleges. The average high school GPA is in the high B range, and the average SAT score is around 600 on each test.

Friday, February 24, 2017

College of the Day: California University of Pennsylvania

About four hours away in a distant southern suburb of Pittsburgh, you'll find California University of Pennsylvania, a public college just a little larger than Morgan State. Imagine McDaniel College, only three times its size. Cal-U is known for its education programs, as well as liberal arts and sciences. Admission is competitive, making it comparable to Towson University or UMBC.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

College of the Day: Washington and Lee University

Just past Charlottesville, Virginia, you'll find a small liberal arts university that was actually founded by George Washington. Washington and Lee is located right near the Virginia Military Institute, and has a quiet and pretty campus. The college represents the undergraduate school and the school of law. Most of the admitted students have scored almost 700 on each of their SATs, and graduated in the top tenth of their class.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

PROJECT ACCESS College Fair


College Fair at CCBC

CCBC partners with Baltimore County Public Schools to host College Fair 2017


Baltimore County, Md. (Feb. 13, 2017) – The Community College of Baltimore County in co-sponsorship with Baltimore County Public Schools is hosting College Fair 2017 at CCBC Catonsville and CCBC Essex during the month of March.  Representatives from more than 100 universities, colleges, proprietary and military schools will be available to speak with students and parents.  

Parking for this event is free. High school students and their parents are encouraged to attend.   Times, locations and contact numbers are as follows:
CCBC Essex
Tuesday, March 7, 6 – 8 p.m.
Wellness and Athletics Center
For more information, call 443-840-2110.
CCBC Catonsville
Wednesday, March 8, 6 – 8 p.m.
Jack Manley Wellness and Athletics Center

For more information, call 443-840-4894.


PARTICIPANT LIST
Air Force ROTC
Albright College
Baltimore City Community College
Bethany College
Bridgewater College
Cabrini College
California University of Pennsylvania
Campbell University
Capitol Technology University *
Carlow University
Cedar Crest College
Chowan University
Christopher Newport University
Clarkson University
Coastal Carolina University
Columbia College Chicago
Community College of Baltimore County
Concord University
Davis & Elkins College
Delaware Valley College
Dickinson College
Drexel University
Duquesne University
Elizabethtown College
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Emmanuel College
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising*
Flagler College
Florida Institute of Technology
Frostburg State University
Garrett College
George Washington University
Georgia Southern University
Goldey-Beacom College
Goucher College
High Point University*
Hollins University
Hood College
Johns Hopkins University
Juniata College
Kent State University
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
LaSalle University
Longwood University
Loyola University
Lycoming College
Lynchburg College
Marywood University
McDaniel College
Methodist University
Millersville University
Mount St. Mary’s University
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Notre Dame of Maryland University
Old Dominion University
Pace University
Penn State University
Pennsylvania College of Technology
Radford University
Randolph College
Regent University
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Roanoke College
Rochester Institute of Technology
Rowan University
Saint Vincent College
Salisbury University
Seton Hill University
Shenandoah University
Shippensburg University
Smith College**
St. John’s College
St. Mary’s College of Maryland
Stevenson University
The College of New Jersey
The College of Saint Rose
The University of Alabama
The University of New England
The University of Rhode Island
Towson University
United States Army
University of Cincinnati
University of Maryland Baltimore County
University of Maryland Eastern Shore
University of Maryland University College
University of Mary Washington
University of Mount Olive
University of North Carolina Wilmington
University of Pittsburgh
University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg
University of South Carolina
University of the Sciences
Virginia Military Institute
Virginia Tech
Wagner College
Washington College
West Chester University
West Virginia University*
West Virginia  University Institute of Technology
Wheeling Jesuit University
Widener University
Wilkes University
Wilmington University
Wittenberg University
York College of Pennsylvania

*          CCBC Catonsville Campus Only
**       CCBC Essex Campus Only

College of the Day: St. Vincent College

In the western Pennsylvania town of Latrobe, St. Vincent College has a serene and spacious campus with a small student population and a mission rooted in the Catholic faith. Admissions are centered around students who have about a 3.0 GPA and ACT score near 22.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

College of the Day: Loyola University Maryland

Home to the 2012 NCAA mens' lacrosse national championship, Loyola University Maryland  gives an extremely well-rounded college experience to students who graduate in the top 20% of their class and have strong test scores. Loyola's education is founded upon Jesuit traditions, and has a diverse student population, including students from many parts of the country.