College Essay Writing

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College Essay Writing

This unique workshop will provide you with a comprehensive opportunity to learn the skills necessary for writing a quality college essay. 

About This Course

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Using the Criterion writing software, you wlll find out immediately how your work compares to a standard and what you should do to improve it. The Criterion service also provides an environment for writing and revision that students can use independently, 24 hours a day. This environment, coupled with the opportunity for instant feedback, provides the directed writing practice that is so beneficial for students.

By the end of the workshop, students will walk away with a close to final college essay to use for their college applications. Plus, they will respond to current Common Application prompts to help tailor the essay to their specific needs.

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Tyler Swanson

Assistant Director for Admissions, University of Cincinnati

Tyler has read and critiqued thousands of college essays, and he understands how students should convey their true authentic selves in a competitive applicant pool.