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Your College Bound Kid

By Mark Stucker and Anika Madden

Let a college admission expert (Mark) and a mom who's been through the process (Anika) guide you through the college admission process. Learn key strategies and hear true stories on topics ranging from how to pay for college, building the right college list, getting accepted, and even choosing the right career. Each week, we'll dedicate a segment to questions from our audience, and we’ll frequently share the best free resources to help in the college process. Listen and learn from some of the most knowledgeable college admission experts and higher education leaders in the country.

  1. 1.
    YCBK29: What Are College Admissions Officers Really Looking For?17 August 2018
    56:35
  2. 2.
    YCBK28: How Much Weight Should I Put on College Rankings?9 August 2018
    1:08:08
  3. 3.
    YCBK27: What Is the Parent’s Role in Helping with the College Process?2 August 2018
    51:30
  4. 4.
    YCBK26: What Happens If I Don’t Get Admitted to Any Colleges?26 July 2018
    53:04
  5. 5.
    YCBK25: Why Am I Getting So Much Mail From Colleges?19 July 2018
    59:56
  6. 6.
    YCBK24: Mistakes Students and Parents Make on College Visits12 July 2018
    44:17
  7. 7.
    YCBK23: How to Know if a College is Strong in Your Intended Major5 July 2018
    55:44
  8. 8.
    YCBK22: How to Know If A College Is Worth The Money  2 July 2018
    48:34
  1. 9.
    YCBK21: How to Know What Your Family Can Really Afford for College2 July 2018
    56:07
  2. 10.
    YCBK20: How to Get to Know Colleges if You Don’t Have Time or Money to Visit14 June 2018
    54:10
  3. 11.
    YCBK19: How Your Kid Can Use College Reviews to Learn About the Schools on Their List8 June 2018
    47:39
  4. 12.
    YCBK18: A New Approach to Find Colleges that are Interested in Your Kid31 May 2018
    44:06
  5. 13.
    YCBK17: How to use a college’s website to know whether to keep that school on your college list.24 May 2018
    48:17
  6. 14.
    YCBK16: Important factors to consider when creating a college list.17 May 2018
    49:10
  7. 15.
    YCBK15: Using Cost Calculators to Ensure You Can Afford the Colleges on Your Kid’s List10 May 2018
    45:31
  8. 16.
    YCBK 14: The Importance of Having Financial Match Schools on Your Kid’s College List3 May 2018
    47:26
  9. 17.
    YCBK 13: The Range of Schools That Should Be on Your Kid’s College List26 April 2018
    53:56
  10. 18.
    YCBK12: How Many Colleges Should Your Kid Apply To?20 April 2018
    53:27
  11. 19.
    YCBK11: Understand How Colleges Evaluate Your Kid’s Application for Admission13 April 2018
    42:18
  12. 20.
    YCBK10: A Challenge for Parents About Their Kid’s Career Path6 April 2018
    33:42
  13. 21.
    YCBK9: Necessary Job Skills for the Future30 March 2018
    1:14:17
  14. 22.
    YCBK8: Using Internships and Shadow Days to Confirm Your Kid’s Career Interest22 March 2018
    34:53
  15. 23.
    YCBK7: How to Get the Job Your Kid Wants15 March 2018
    35:59
  16. 24.
    YCBK6: The Salary Edition7 March 2018
    33:30
  17. 25.
    YCBK5: What a Day on that Job Could Really Look Like1 March 2018
    42:42
  18. 26.
    YCBK4: Knowing Where the Jobs Are22 February 2018
    33:51
  19. 27.
    YCBK3: Fill in the Blank, My Kid Really Enjoys…10 February 2018
    49:29
  20. 28.
    YCBK2: Every Kid Has a Passion: Ways to Find Them10 February 2018
    50:27
  21. 29.
    YCBK1: Defining Success, Careful Now!10 February 2018
    38:24
  22. 30.
    Pilot: The Jump-off Edition10 February 2018
    17:51

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