Your personal statement may be your only chance to introduce yourself to admissions officers – so you'll need to leave a lasting impression.
Recommendation letters are vital for admission to your dream university, so choosing the right people to write them for you is critical.
The UCAS is the application portal for nearly all universities in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. Read more about it here!
Writing a great letter of recommendation requires thought, patience, and input from your student. Learn more about this important skill!
The most common procedures for early applications are called Early Action and Early Decision. Knowing the difference between the two is key!
Occam Education does more than test preparation. Learn more about how we help students with their university goals during their senior year!
What's the difference between “university” and “college”? We'll help you understand the common terms used in secondary and higher education.
In the US, there are four types of degrees in higher education. We'll talk about the benefits of each.
There are many components to university applications. In this article, we'll walk you through the basics of submitting a strong app!
Small student populations and quality faculty characterize liberal arts colleges. Learn more about the benefits of such close-knit communities.
Many of the US's state institutions boast world-class research facilities and diverse student bodies from around the world.
Many students know little about 2-year community colleges, but these schools can be the first step to getting into prestigious universities.
If you are considering schools both in the US and the UK, there are some important differences you should be aware of before you apply.
If you know you want to study business as an undergraduate, what can you do in high school to build your résumé? Learn the answer here!
Learn about the admissions process at America's top universities, including some of the most selective schools in the world.
What's the difference between a "course" and "class"? We'll help you understand the many common terms used in secondary and higher education.
MIT is one of the most exclusive universities in the world. So what did the average MIT student do in high school to gain admission?
What's the difference between “credit" and a “credit hour”? We'll help you understand the many terms used in secondary and higher education.
Occam Education helps families understand the arduous process of getting a US visa. Here, we break down the four major types of US visas.