College Visits: What You Need To Know

     Campus visits are exciting, informative, and absolutely crucial in deciding which school is right for you. This article will explore the nuts-and-bolts of the college visit, pose some vital do’s and don’ts regarding expected behavior, and provide a laundry list of details students and families must observe during campus visits.  After reading, you will […]

Best Universities for Internships

According to U.S. News, at least 94% of graduates at each of these schools below had internships. Some universities in the states may only have limited internship opportunities provide to their students, while others have abundant resources with which they use to provide students with more work opportunities. If you are looking for better internship opportunities […]

SAT March 2016 Exposed

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The new SAT dropped in March 2016 in the USA and will arrive in the rest of the world in May and June.  We’re now going to analyze in depth the March 2016 SAT Exam and show you how The Edge’s Test Prep System guarantees the highest scores in the industry. The Reading Test begins […]

Which Top American Colleges are Truly the Best to Earn a Degree in 2016?

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For over 20 years, I’ve analyzed the many lists and surveys* about the Top Universities in the United States and the World.  A recent inquiry from one of our valued clients reminded me there is significant need to “educate” people in Hong Kong and the world about these rankings and share what I’ve learned.  As a […]

New SAT Dates for 2016 for HK and China

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New SAT Dates for Students in (or coming to) Hong Kong Obviously, you don’t have to reside here, but these test dates should be available to you for 2016 if you are coming here to Hong Kong or go elsewhere: (More 2016 SAT Dates Far Below)

US vs UK Colleges – Where should I send my children?

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Being the Top SAT and ACT Test Preparation Center in Hong Kong, it would seem very obvious that we promote American based colleges. However, our support for the two most prominent exams in the world helping secure college admissions doesn’t simply come from our expertise.  It was a strategic decision many years ago when we acknowledged that […]

Richer Colleges Get Richer – The Wealthiest 10 Universities in the US

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Oxford dictionary defines an “endowment” as: “An income or form of property given or bequeathed to someone.”  It also explains it as: ” A form of life insurance involving payment of a fixed sum to the insured person on a specified date, or to their estate should they die before this date.” While the latter is […]

13% More Take the ACT vs. the SAT

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The numbers are out and the ACT continues to dominate globally. This past year in 2015, the ACT recorded a record number of test takers: 1,924,436.*  The SAT, in its most recent release of data shows that 1.7 million took the traditional exam for college admissions.** 

Preliminary 2016 World Scholars Cup Subjects Released

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For those students who are trying to get “The Edge” with next year’s World Scholar’s Cup events, we are giving your chance to research early!  First off, the World Scholar’s Cup Theme for next year was announced as: World Scholar’s Cup 2016: An Imperfect World Hong Kong Scholars can get prepare for the Hong Kong […]

HKUST Ranked Higher than Peking University – US Still Tops

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French Human Resource consulting firm Emerging recently released their: 2015 Top 150 Universities for “Global Employability” Rank Institution  Country Score 1 Harvard University United States 662 2 University of Cambridge United Kingdom 633 3 University of Oxford United Kingdom 609 4 California Institute of Technology United States 597 5 Yale University United States 575 6 […]