Resources

We have taken the opportunity to find several websites which we think are worthy of your time. Please take a look! If you feel that your site is worthy of inclusion, please e-mail maureen@collegebasics.com.

ACT Blog

Everything you needs to know about the ACT! Yips and advice on prepapring for the ACT test.

CPS101

Personalized college application help from certified college counselors and teachers for all Maine students. Wealso edit application essays for all students nationwide by email. Reasonable rates and outstanding service!

WyzAnt Tutoring
WyzAnt.com lists thousands of tutors and private instructors in all academic subjects, musical instruments, foreign languages, computers, etc. Students come to WyzAnt to find local tutors by searching the listings, reviewing tutor profiles and communicating directly with the tutor.

Parliament Tutors
Parliament Tutors offers private tutoring and test preparation for all academic subjects and standardized tests. In addition to private tutoring services, Parliament offers all students free online test preparation tools.

AdmissionsConsultants
This company helps its clients increase their chances of gaining entry to their preferred programs by pairing them with appropriate admissions consultants.

EssayEdge
Sample personal statements, admissions essays, and application essays. Harvard-educated editors improve your college, MBA, law school, medical school, and graduate school personal statement. View free sample admission essays and take a free college application essay help course
College Admissions Partners
Consultant Todd Johnson partners with the students and parents he works with to find the right college for each student. Todd does this by listening to each clients desires and helping them understand the many issues that are involved with finding the right college.

SuperCollege.com
Free database of thousands of scholarships, college and university search, admissions and financial aid secrets for essays, applications, and interviews, SAT and ACT strategies, expert advice from Harvard students, advice for parents, support forums, books, and more.

Online Education Program Directory
The Online Education Directory offers online programs and courses for students, including pre-k, k-12, college and university and adult and continuing education.

IvyBound Test Prep
SAT test prep that helps prepare students to master the SAT test and improve their chances with top universities.

Collegiate Choice Walking Tours Videos
DVD videos of the student guided campus tours at over 350 colleges across the United States, Canada, and Europe. Average playing time per video: 1 hour in length. Cost: $15 each.

Cappex.com
Cappex.com will not only help students find colleges who want them, but also help pay for it through the scholarships they offer— no essay required.

myFootPath.com
A resource to assist in your search for a college, degree program, career choice, graduate school, and even non-traditional paths like volunteerism and gap year experiences.