How to Evaluate Your College Options


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Which of the following is an option that can be used to evaluate a college?

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1. The first step in figuring out which colleges to apply for is to:

2. When deciding what options are important, a student should remember that:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo will help you test your knowledge of the most important factors to consider when choosing a college. You will be quizzed on different criteria for evaluating colleges and the steps for comparing colleges.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on:

  • Option(s) for evaluating colleges
  • Steps for evaluating colleges
  • Ways to choose the school criteria most important to a student
  • How to identify colleges that meet a student's priorities

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on evaluating college options
  • Critical thinking - apply the concepts you learn to look at college searching in a different light
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast college evaluation options according to a person's most important criteria
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to evaluate college options that can help a person choose a college

Additional Learning

To learn more about selecting a college, review the related lesson, How to Evaluate Your College Options. The lesson will help you:

  • Understand the most important differences between colleges
  • Determine what you want most from a college
  • Narrow down your list of options
  • Choose the college that best fits your needs