What is it Like to Attend North Carolina State University at Raleigh?

What is it Like to Attend North Carolina State University at Raleigh?

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences as well. Laila received her bachelor’s degrees in Spanish and public relations from North Carolina State University at Raleigh. She is currently an online tutor specializing in Spanish, English, and ESL/ELL. See what she had to say about her experience at North Carolina State University at Raleigh: Describe the campus setting and transportation options.  Laila: North Carolina State University has a fairly large campus. Its student body population was just under 30,000 when I studied there. This was much larger than m ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend North Carolina State University at Raleigh?

3 Ways to Incorporate the Arts Into Your College Experience

3 Ways to Incorporate the Arts Into Your College Experience

Courses in the arts can enrich and revitalize your college experience. Even if you are an engineering, psychology, or business major, taking a class in the arts or design disciplines can be enjoyable, stress-relieving, and enlightening. Many majors are cross-disciplinary, and you may be able to tie what you learn in your arts courses back to your major. So, how does a student in an unrelated major incorporate arts into his or her college experience? Read on to learn three ways to incorporate the arts into your college experience: 1. Fulfill general studies requirements with arts courses Nearly all majors require students to complete general ... Read More About 3 Ways to Incorporate the Arts Into Your College Experience

What to Know About the Updated SAT Suite of Assessments

What to Know About the Updated SAT Suite of Assessments

The SAT, a standardized test commonly used as a measure for college admissions, has undergone many changes since its inception in 1926. Its most recent update has been its transformation to the SAT Suite of Assessments, which includes four tests that span middle and high school. Regardless of your grade level, and if you’ve already taken an older version of the exam, here’s what you need to know about the updated SAT Suite of Assessments: New tests in the SAT Suite of Assessments In addition to the already established SAT and PSAT/NMSQT (National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test), the Suite now includes the P ... Read More About What to Know About the Updated SAT Suite of Assessments

What is it Like to Attend Centre College?

What is it Like to Attend Centre College?

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences as well. Trish received her bachelor’s degree in English from Centre College and is pursuing her master’s degree in English at the University of Colorado-Boulder. She is currently a tutor in Denver specializing in graduate test prep, English, Spanish, and several other subjects. See what she had to say about her experience at Centre College: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. Trish: Centre College lies in the middle of a small, fairly quiet town. I always felt very safe both on campus and in tow ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend Centre College?

What is it Like to Attend Pratt Institute?

What is it Like to Attend Pratt Institute?

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences as well. Steven received his bachelor’s degree in Communications Design from Pratt Institute and his master’s degree in Management from New York University. He is currently a tutor in New York City specializing in AP Studio Art, English, and math, among other subjects. See what he had to say about his experience at Pratt Institute: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. Steven: I had the luxury of attending undergrad in Brooklyn at Pratt Institute and my post-grad in Manhattan at New York University ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend Pratt Institute?