Fundamentals of College Admission Counseling (Third Edition)

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NACAC is proud to present the third edition of Fundamentals of College Admission Counseling.

Dramatically re-envisioned, the third edition blends theory and research with practice, ensuring that professionals assisting students and families in postsecondary planning are equipped with core knowledge as well as core skills needed to be effective practitioners.

Authored by nationally recognized practitioners, industry leaders and counselor educators, the third edition of Fundamentals of College Admission Counseling includes chapters related to topics essential to the day-to-day work of the counseling professional as well as emerging topics that will shape the field for years to come.

In addition, the third edition is designed with the knowledge that students and families receive support with the transition from high school to postsecondary education from a variety of individuals who can be either school or community-based. Fundamentals includes pertinent topics for all counseling professionals, including leveraging the influence of peers, forming school-family-community partnerships, and examining the use of non-cognitive variables to get students to and through college.

Fundamentals is essential for those looking to understand the most salient issues in college admission practices as well as for those who are committed to improving the college going and completion rates of all students.

Use this textbook in your daily work, your graduate program curriculum or counselor training. Whether your interest is nuts and bolts or theory, Fundamentals has it covered.

 

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