Colleges may want well-rounded students, but graduate schools want focused ones. Your graduate school purpose statement should show admissions officers that you're ready for an advanced course of study.
WHAT'S INSIDE: PLANNING FOR COLLEGE
- Financial Aid
If you apply early decision, you might increase the likelihood that you'll be accepted into your dream college. But will you hurt your chances to receive financial aid?
Scholarships and grants aren't just for college students. If you need aid for trade school education, there are plenty of places to apply for financial assistance.