High Point Looks to the Future

By CIT Consultant Lessa Scherrer “The “great disruption” in skills is underway. According to BCG and Emsi Burning Glass, over one-third of the top 20 skills in job postings for the average job has changed since 2016. … while technical skills remain highly valued, the top five most sought-after skills that employers are seeking today…

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A Haven for Underserved Students: Guilford College

Written by CIT Consultant Lessa Scherrer Guilford College in North Carolina is a historic campus focused on lifting up students of color and first-generation students (the first in their families to attend college). Once a stop on the Underground Railroad, Guilford has continued their focus on the underserved: most of their students are Pell eligible,…

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Exploring the Sunshine State’s Academic Oasis: My FIU Adventure

Written by CIT Consultant Tiffany Kolb Hey there future Panthers! 🌴✨ Recently, I had the absolute pleasure of checking out Florida International University, and let me tell you, it’s more than just a college—it’s a vibrant community where the sun always shines, and the learning never stops – also home to campus cat, campus turtle,…

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Lynn University-holistic learning and student centered college experience!

Written by CIT Consultant Tiffany Kolb Lynn University, a private institution nestled in Boca Raton, Florida, has carved a niche for itself by cultivating a community of around 4,000 students who believe in the power of holistic education. Founded on the principle of educating the whole person, Lynn University stands out for its commitment to…

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Barry University: Nurturing Minds, Building Futures

Written by CIT Consultant Tiffany Kolb Are you ready to embark on an educational journey that transcends the ordinary? Look no further than Barry University in Miami, Florida, where the spirit of Catholic values inspired social justice and inclusivity sets the stage for a unique college experience. Barry prides itself on a vibrant campus life…

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London College Tour, Part Two by Lessa Scherrer

In case you missed it: London College Tour, Part One Continuing on on London College Tour The third university we visited on our England tour was Goldsmith’s, which focuses on social sciences and fine and performing arts. Goldsmith’s is a small university of 2421 undergraduates, of which about 16% are American. We were able to…

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London College Tour, Part One by Lessa Scherrer

I just got back from a weeklong tour of 4 of the 40 colleges and universities in London and can’t wait to tell you all what I’ve learned! The first thing to learn was all the new vocabulary associated with UK higher education. UK universities or “unis” offer many excellent, even world-renowned, majors, here called…

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Reasons to Consider UK Colleges, from CIT Consultant Lessa Scherrer

Post Written by Lessa Scherrer, College Inside Track Consultant Applying to college in another country is more than a romantic notion. There are many reasons why a college overseas might be a good fit for you. The UK is an especially good option as all classes are taught in English, there are many internationally-ranked programs…

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Consultant Tour: Tiffany Zwicker Eggers Tours Arizona State University Tempe

Written by CIT Consultant Tiffany Zwicker Eggers Arizona State University at Tempe   Arizona State University (ASU) is a vast public research university with much to offer students. It is one of the largest public universities in the United States, with over 80,000 students enrolled across its five campuses: Downtown Phoenix campus, Polytechnic campus, Tempe…

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