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Sia Knight helps busy families make sense of the college admissions process by sharing timely and relevant information.

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Dartmouth College recently joined the chorus of universities that refuse to offer college credit for Advanced Placement (AP) courses. This move leads many families to ask the burning question: are AP classes a waste of time? I have had... more

In this episode, College Savvy Coach Sia Knight welcomes back recent grad Makafui Fiavi for a discussion on non-academic factors for student success. They will cover information on building relationships, seizing opportunities and... more

In this episode, Sia Knight, interviews recent Cornell University grad, Makafui Fiavi. This first generation college student provides insight and advice on a number of topics relevant to college-bound students.

There can be a fine line between assisting your child and enabling them to a point that can be harmful and stifling to their personal growth and development. My guest, Sherlonda Clarke, is a real-life college administrator. She has... more

As the requirements for college admission increase, so does the pressure for families to push students harder and faster at an earlier age. College insider Sia Knight discusses the implications of middle school students taking algebra.

Each year students seek advice on how to gain an edge in the college admissions process. Even though there is no magic bullet or secret formula, in this episode I offer solid advice that may help applicants gain a slight advantage.
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