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The college application essay, Sarah Myers McGinty

Label
The college application essay
Title
The college application essay
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Myers McGinty
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A winning college application essay takes admission officers beyond the numbers and shows them what a student really cares about, how he/she thinks and who he/she really is. The College Application Essay by Sarah Myers McGinty is an easy-to-follow guide shows students how to maximize the opportunity to "tell us about yourself" by using the tools and skills they already have. Includes: Ways to choose a topic ; Strategies for distinctive answers ; Remedies for procrastinators ; Jumpstarts for writer's block ; Tips on editing ; Over 50 real application questions ; Sample essays by real students. Critiques of the sample essays guide students toward the best practices and away from common mistakes." -
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
378
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LB
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The college application essay, Sarah Myers McGinty
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How colleges read applications -- You've done this before -- Writing an essay -- What's the question? -- What's the answer? -- A family affair -- A different story -- Analyzing some drafts -- Suggested readings -- Index
Control code
sky275004056
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Sixth edition.
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9781457304286
Lccn
bl2015025881
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The college application essay, Sarah Myers McGinty
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How colleges read applications -- You've done this before -- Writing an essay -- What's the question? -- What's the answer? -- A family affair -- A different story -- Analyzing some drafts -- Suggested readings -- Index
Control code
sky275004056
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Sixth edition.
Extent
160 pages
Isbn
9781457304286
Lccn
bl2015025881
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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