College Application Preparation
Summer is about to end, high school juniors must be busy preparing their college applications. There are many prestigious universities in the United States for your children to choose; however, are they aware of exactly which university is their best choice? Many Chinese American parents encourage their children to major in Law, Engineering, and Medical Programs, but maybe your children’s abilities allow them to shine in other job fields too. In this episode of Great Family, we are honored to have Ms. Julie An, College Admissions Consultant from ThinkTank Learning, to be on the show to share her experiences of helping students to choose their right paths. In addition, Julie will also teach students how to prepare for their college applications.
The followings are the tips provided by Julie An:
In 2015, UC Berkeley begins to require 2 letters of recommendation from applicants. For high school juniors who want to apply for UC Berkeley, now it is the time to start asking your teachers and counselors for recommendation letters.
“Great Family” series airs the last Sunday of each month at 10:30pm on KTSF 26.
Great Family is a multi-media initiative which highlights family related health and social issues affecting the Asian-American community. Each month, a Great Family tip is delivered via 30-second broadcast vignettes featuring experts in the fields of medicine, nutrition, education, business, etc. The complete, long form version of each expert interview is made available for streaming on greatfamily.ktsf.com and is broadcast on the last Sunday of each month at 10:30pm on KTSF-TV.