College Admissions Decoded

Created by the National Association for College Admission Counseling, every episode insiders from the world of admissions break down the facts, myths, and rules of engagement for today's college landscape.


episode 11: What Do College Rankings Really Mean?

There’s no getting away from them. And every year there seem to be new ways to rank, score, and otherwise codify the worth of attending certain colleges. But beyond the headlines and bragging rights, do these external signifiers offer insights into how to find the best fit for you or your college-bound student? A roundtable of admissions pros breaks down what matters and what doesn’t in these annual popularity contests.


 2020-04-16  21m