Deciding Where You'll Apply to College


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The process whereby a student tries to get into a college is called the _____ process.

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1. The college that a student will attend if everything goes right is called a:

2. The college that serves as a backup plan is called a:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The college application process is something you should give a lot of consideration to. This quiz tests you on the different facets of the process.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This college-based quiz is here to test your ability to:

  • Identify the term that describes a college chosen for a backup plan
  • Select the phrase that names the process of trying to get into college
  • Understand how to apply to college with consideration to time and money
  • Recognize what to do after choosing colleges to apply to

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw from the most important information in the lesson on choosing colleges to apply to
  • Information recall - remember what you've learned about what a student should do after colleges have been selected
  • Knowledge application - use the information from the lesson to successfully answer questions about making the choice of where to apply to college

Additional Learning

The lesson called Deciding Where You'll Apply to College provides additional details about applying to schools. Objectives that the lesson covers include:

  • Identify the steps involved in applying to colleges
  • Explain how to narrow your list of colleges
  • Define the types of schools prospective students apply to