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October 8, 2021

Four ways to Maximize Merit – Based Scholarships

It’s no secret college is expensive. It’s reported that the average cost of a private university can be over $53,000 dollars a year. This makes scholarships such an important part of the student’s financial journey. While there are always outside scholarships, the more common sources of financial aid are from the universities themselves.  Many colleges […]

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Changes to the SATs

March 12, 2014

Changes to the SATs

The College Board (SAT people) have made a new change to the SAT test which will effect the class of 2016. Starting in that year, the essay  will be an optional component of the test.  For more insight please feel free to review the College Board’s Changes to the SAT Spring 2016 write up.

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Franklin, TN Franchise Launch

March 3, 2014

Franklin, TN Franchise Launch

Congratulations to Karen Feamster our 6th franchise owner who today is starting her franchise in the Franklin/Brentwood Tennessee area. Karen comes to us as a client who over the last 4 years has used our Class 101 services. Karen is passionate about education and loves to work with her church and the local girl scout […]

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Common App

January 17, 2014

Common App

The Common Application (informally known as the Common App) is an undergraduate college admission application that applicants may use to apply to any of 517 member colleges and universities in 47 states and the District of Columbia, as well as in Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, and United Kingdom.[1] It is managed by the staff […]

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College visits

July 15, 2013

College visits

Sophomore, juniors and rising seniors traveled across the country this summer to find the right fit for their interests and their personalities. They learned to ask critical questions and compare the various programs. They exchanged opinions and learned from each other’s observations. The travel time was well spent and the college admission counselors went out […]

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Scholarship winners

March 14, 2013

Scholarship winners

Class 101 was proud to be a sponsor of the Young Women Lead Conference at the University of Kentucky on Tuesday, March 12. More than 600 bright high school women met with and learned from successful, inspiring business women from across Kentucky and the nation. Class 101 donated $5000.00 in ACT Prep scholarships to 10 […]

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College Fair Raffle

November 16, 2012

College Fair Raffle

Winners from our College Fair raffle are: Conner Cleary Lexington Catholic High School 37″ TV Emily Hamilton Model Lab High School  Free ACT class Leavia Young Paul Dunbar High School Free ACT class Congratulations!

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How To Improve Your ACT/SAT

November 16, 2012

How To Improve Your ACT/SAT

We help students daily to improve their test taking skills. Click Here for a quick look on how we can help you score better on the ACT or SAT!

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How Can I Raise My ACT?

November 16, 2012

How Can I Raise My ACT?

In case you have forgotten or do not know, there are four sections on the ACT: English (75 question/ 45 minutes), Math (60 questions/ 60 minutes), Reading (40 questions/ 35 minutes), Science (40 questions/ 35 minutes) and then the optional writing portion. Math is the easiest section to raise your score in. This section is […]

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How Can I Afford College?

November 16, 2012

How Can I Afford College?

There are basically five ways to make college more affordable.  The first way to make college more affordable is by your grades and ACT/SAT score.  The higher your GPA and test score, the better chance you have of getting merit based scholarships.  Also, you will receive more K.E.E.S. money if you have a high GPA […]

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