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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
Cataloging source
VVW
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2351.52.U6
LC item number
M277 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The college application essay, Sarah Myers McGinty
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 154-155) and index
Contents
  • The Interview
  • The Essay
  • A Timeline for applying to college
  • 2
  • What you know about essay writing
  • A New but familiar assignment
  • The Challenge of the college essay
  • The Structure
  • The Style
  • The Subject
  • 1 The
  • The Process
  • A Timeline for application essays and personal statements
  • 3
  • Writing an essay
  • What exactly is an essay
  • Prewriting
  • Drafting
  • Editing
  • Understanding and avoiding plagiarism
  • Reviewing the process
  • Essay and your application
  • 4
  • Writing an application essay
  • Colleges and their questions
  • Short-answer questions
  • The Real essays
  • The Questions
  • Other essay problems
  • Summary
  • Quick fixes for the first paragraph
  • 5
  • Where it all began
  • Focusing on you
  • Contrasting two essays
  • Prewriting: creating a self-outline
  • Drafting: converting the Self-outline into an Essay
  • The High-risk essay
  • Editing
  • Making the essay yours
  • Summary
  • Quick fixes for procrastinators
  • 6
  • How colleges read essays
  • Parents and the process
  • A Letter to parents
  • The Essay
  • Final tips
  • Conclusion
  • Quick fixes to the essay work for your child
  • 7
  • Analyzing twelve essays
  • Making choices
  • Your high school record
  • Scores
  • Recommendations
Control code
56088558
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed..
Extent
xi, 159 p.
Isbn
9780874477115
Lccn
2004109067
Other control number
9780874477115
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The college application essay, Sarah Myers McGinty
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 154-155) and index
Contents
  • The Interview
  • The Essay
  • A Timeline for applying to college
  • 2
  • What you know about essay writing
  • A New but familiar assignment
  • The Challenge of the college essay
  • The Structure
  • The Style
  • The Subject
  • 1 The
  • The Process
  • A Timeline for application essays and personal statements
  • 3
  • Writing an essay
  • What exactly is an essay
  • Prewriting
  • Drafting
  • Editing
  • Understanding and avoiding plagiarism
  • Reviewing the process
  • Essay and your application
  • 4
  • Writing an application essay
  • Colleges and their questions
  • Short-answer questions
  • The Real essays
  • The Questions
  • Other essay problems
  • Summary
  • Quick fixes for the first paragraph
  • 5
  • Where it all began
  • Focusing on you
  • Contrasting two essays
  • Prewriting: creating a self-outline
  • Drafting: converting the Self-outline into an Essay
  • The High-risk essay
  • Editing
  • Making the essay yours
  • Summary
  • Quick fixes for procrastinators
  • 6
  • How colleges read essays
  • Parents and the process
  • A Letter to parents
  • The Essay
  • Final tips
  • Conclusion
  • Quick fixes to the essay work for your child
  • 7
  • Analyzing twelve essays
  • Making choices
  • Your high school record
  • Scores
  • Recommendations
Control code
56088558
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed..
Extent
xi, 159 p.
Isbn
9780874477115
Lccn
2004109067
Other control number
9780874477115
Other physical details
ill.

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