Posted on: 29 Mar 2019
College Transitions CEO, Andrew Belasco, spoke with the Associated Press for an article entitled “Scandal lays bare stress of elite college admissions process” by reporters Jocelyn Gecker and Carolyn Thompson. In the wake of the Varisty Blues admissions scandal involving Rick Singer and a number of high profile celebrities, Andrew offered commentary on the type […]
Posted on: 12 Feb 2019
Dr. Andrew Belasco co-authored a new journal article on so-called “no-loan policies” at many elite colleges. The study appeared in The Journal of Higher Education. It is titled “A Boost for the Middle Class: An Evaluation of No-Loan Policies and Elite Private College Enrollment.” You can read the abstract of the study here.
Posted on: 13 Jan 2019
College Confidential’s Suchi Rudra spoke with Dave Bergman for her article “You Got Into College – Should You Retake SATs to Boost Scholarship Odds?” On the subject of private scholarships, Dave explained that “you’ll be dealing with a “tight or non-existent window. The vast majority of private scholarship deadlines are in the fall, or at […]
Posted on: 11 Oct 2018
U.S. News reporter, Ilana Kowarski interviewed Dr. Michael Trivette, Co-Founder of College Transitions for an article discussing early action programs. Michael shared that “Early Action offers more flexibility to students who still wish to receive a decision early in the process but who are not yet comfortable committing to one institution…” More from Michael can […]
Posted on: 07 Aug 2018
Dr. Andrew Belasco, CEO of College Transitions, sat down with H.M. Cauley of the Atlanta Business Chronicle to discuss the rise of the college consulting field in the Atlanta Metro Area. The article entitled “Busy Metro Atlanta parents fueling booming consulting industry” features numerous insights from the College Transitions CEO and can be viewed here.
Posted on: 19 Jul 2018
Charlotte, NC— Dr. Michael Trivette was featured on WSOC-TV in Charlotte for a segment focusing on the increase in federal student loan interest rates for the 2018-19 academic year. In the segment, Michael encourages students and families to be mindful when using student loans to finance their undergraduate education. For those curious about the increase, the […]
Posted on: 30 Apr 2018
Washington, DC— College Transitions CEO Dr. Andrew Belasco was interviewed by College Confidential to set the record straight on several myths surrounding admission into medical schools. Andrew gave insight on topics such as: How much does undergraduate selectivity matter when applying the medical school? Is it better to attend an undergraduate university that also has a […]
Posted on: 26 Apr 2018
New York City, NY— Dr. Michael Trivette spoke with MarketWatch to offer insight into how intercollegiate athletic scandals may influence parents’ and students’ views of an institution. Michael explained that when families see a university where the administration is not acting in the best interest of students, it can give parents pause about entrusting that school with […]