Choosing a College: What's Important to You?


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What's the best place to start when deciding where to go to college?

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1. What is a disadvantage of starting your college education at a 2-year school?

2. What is a mistake many students make?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Choosing what colleges to apply to is a big process. When making this important decision, there is a lot of things to consider. Use this worksheet and quiz to test what you know about the steps to take and the things to consider when choosing colleges.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these assessments to test your knowledge about:

  • The steps to take when deciding what colleges to apply to
  • Advantages and disadvantages of 2-year schools
  • Common mistakes made by students when looking at schools
  • Variables to keep in mind when applying

Skills Practiced

Use these assessments to also test your skills:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding choosing colleges
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about choosing colleges
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as student life variable

Additional Learning

Find out what you should do when considering colleges by reviewing the lesson Choosing a College: What's Important to You? accompanying these assessments. The objective of this lesson is to:

  • Outline the steps used when considering what colleges to apply to
  • Give examples of some key concerns you should keep in mind
  • Take you through an example of this process