Online Profiles a factor in college admissions

Posted on November 26 2007

Social networking tools like Facebook and MySpace make the world a smaller place. But did you know that your academic and social worlds could collide there, too? According to a recent survey of post-secondary admissions counselors, approximately 21% of them screen student applications by checking out their profiles on social networking sites!

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It's now on my list of recommended reading.

BTW, The American Academy is now on Facebook. Poke me if you want to join our group! (You have to be one of our students or teachers to join...)