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EXTENDED Tips for the College-Bound™ – Polaris Area (Grades 8-11)

February 9 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

College-bound Columbus

Preparing for college is not the same as it was for us.

You have unanswered questions…so much you don’t know. You need information from a trusted resource and time to ask your questions. We have the solution to your stress with Tips for the College-Bound.

Join Beth Probst and other experts in all aspects of college preparation and support for an afternoon of Tips for the College-Bound. Our EXTENDED 3-hour workshop allows for a more interactive experience with bonus content.

Perfect for families with 8th-11th graders. We encourage parents AND students to attend together–HUGE PLUS to have your child hear this info too.

Our EXTENDED workshop is being offered only once this winter/spring.

Topics include:

  • Preparing for the ACT/SAT exams – creating a less stressful approach to testing success!
  • What students should consider when choosing high school courses (AP, IB, honors, electives, College Credit Plus, and more)
  • High school graduation requirements
  • What colleges are looking for in their applicants
  • What future employers are looking for in college graduates
  • Extended discussion of exploring careers, choosing a major, & tips for success in college
  • The application process
  • How to choose a major (and future career path)
  • Finding the right college
  • What families can be doing now to prepare
  • How to pay for it! Our favorite college money guy, Joe Messinger, CFP®, will be on hand to discuss money matters.
  • How to help your student make the most of their college years and be prepared for their future career.
  • And so much more!

Families will leave with a ton of information, a 100+ page helpful workbook, and the feeling of confidence and knowledge you’re looking for.

Click to read more about the program.


February 9
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Quest Conference Center
8405 Pulsar Place
Columbus, OH 43240 United States
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