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What is Engineering? And Should You Major in It?

Posted by IPFW Admissions Team on 10/14/17 4:45 PM

“For as long as I can remember, I have been fascinated by things large and small. I wanted to know what made my watch tick, my radio play, and my house stand. I wanted to know who invented the bottle cap and who designed the bridge. I guess from early on I wanted to be an engineer.” -- Henry Petroski, Ph.D., noted professor, author, and engineer

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Topics: Choosing a Major, Majoring In: Engineering, For High School Juniors, For High School Seniors

Everything You Need to Know About the 2018 FAFSA

Posted by IPFW Admissions Team on 10/5/17 10:18 PM

You did your college research. You visited campuses. You found the school of your dreams, applied there, and were admitted. Congrats!

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Topics: Financial Aid, FAFSA Help, For High School Seniors

3 Reasons Every Student Should Check Out Local Colleges

Posted by IPFW Admissions Team on 9/28/17 10:58 PM

For a long time, going to college really meant going to college—as in packing your stuff, loading the car, waving goodbye to your hometown, family, and friends, and making your way to a more academic locale.

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Topics: Choosing a College, Applying to College, Commuter Life

Get Yourself a Full Ride: Scholarships That Will Pay for Everything

Posted by IPFW Admissions Team on 9/26/17 4:41 PM

Full-ride scholarships are the college applicant’s Holy Grail. Granted, they’re hard to get, but if you can lay your hands on one, you’ve got it made.

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Topics: Financial Aid, For High School Juniors, For High School Seniors

The 5 Best Scholarships in Indiana for Future Entrepreneurs

Posted by IPFW Admissions Team on 9/21/17 5:06 PM

You are not a follower. When you think about your future, you don’t think about just being part of something; you think about leading something. Like some of the most influential people of our time — Jobs, Zuckerberg, Musk — you want to nurture your kernel of an idea into an innovative, sustainable business

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Topics: Financial Aid, Majoring In: Business, Scholarships, For High School Juniors, For High School Seniors

Community College as a Backup Plan? Consider the Pros and Cons

Posted by IPFW Admissions Team on 9/19/17 5:35 PM

“Well, you can always go to community college.”

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Topics: Choosing a College, Dealing With Rejection, Rolling Admissions, For High School Seniors


 

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