College GPA Requirements: How Does Your GPA Factor Into College Admissions?

Your GPA is one of the most important elements of a college application — one admissions officers review when making admissions decisions. However, the way grade point averages factor into college admissions decisions is not straightforward or uniform from school to school. Since different high schools use different systems to grade and rank their students, [...]

December 16, 2021|

How Important Is Community Service for College Admissions?

College-bound students know to focus on their grades, standardized test scores, and extracurricular activities, but one key component of a strong college application is often overlooked: community service. Colleges consider numerous factors when assessing applications, including the ways in which students give back to their community. In one survey of college admissions officers, 58 percent of [...]

December 16, 2021|

10 Easy College Scholarships You Can Apply To Right Now

College application season can be an overwhelming time for students: in addition to handling a full slate of coursework, they’re often busy writing college application essays, securing letters of recommendation, and visiting prospective colleges for campus visits, interviews, and more. All these responsibilities can make it difficult to devote time to scholarship applications, but students [...]

December 16, 2021|

This Summer Enrich Your Student with Customized Academic Skill Building

3 Key Steps to Getting Started with Academic Approach At Academic Approach, we know that no two students share the same academic strengths, learning style, or personality. Students are different in essential ways, so we make the time to develop a customized tutoring program for each one. This summer, we’ll be celebrating 20 years of [...]

May 6, 2021|

You Just Took the April ACT…What Now?

3 Steps to Improvement   For those students who took the ACT in April 2021, we’ve outlined three key steps to create a path for your students academic improvement: 1. RETRIEVE YOUR SCORES  Scores from the April 17th ACT became available yesterday, April 27th. Try to retrieve your scores here as soon as today. 2. ANALYZE [...]

April 29, 2021|

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