Anne Dennon covers higher education trends, policy, and student issues for BestColleges. She has an MA in English literature and a background in research strategy and service journalism.
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Does Starbucks Pay for College? Yes, Here’s How.
A growing list of companies pay employees' college tuition bills — the world's leading coffee chain is one of them.
Summer Semester: When Does It Start? And Should You Enroll?
School's out — or, rather, in — for summer. Discover the pros and cons of enrolling in an optional summer semester in college.
What Is the ACT? A Complete Guide
The ACT measures college readiness in English, math, reading, and science. Discover what the ACT entails in terms of timing, content, and fees.
What Is the SAT? A Complete Overview of the Test
The SAT is a standardized test that aims to measure students' knowledge of math, reading, and writing, as well as their college readiness.