Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps

Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Steps

Crafting A Winning Personal Statement

Paperback - 2017
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Writing a memorable personal statement can seem like an overwhelming project for a young college applicant, but college essay coach Alan Gelb's organized and encouraging step-by-step instructions take the intimidation out of the process, enabling applicants to craft a meaningful and polished college admissions essay. Gelb teaches students to identify an engaging topic and use creative writing techniques to compose a vivid statement that will reflect their individuality. A consistent top-seller in the college prep category, Conquering the College Admissions Essay in 10 Easy Steps has been revised to include extra information on supplemental and waitlist essays. This much-needed handbook will help applicants win over the admissions dean, while preparing them to write better papers once they've been accepted.
Publisher: New York : Ten Speed Press, [2017]
Edition: Third edition.
ISBN: 9780399578694
Branch Call Number: 808.066378
Characteristics: x, 229 pages ; 18 cm


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