Insider Tips for the week of May 2, 2024

Why student engagement matters – College is much more than your classes and major, and CIT’s Heather McCowen explains the importance of student engagement and how to make the most of the college experience. An important read to discuss with your child.

The importance of the HS activities list for health science majors – CIT’s Kim Koffi explains how activities that demonstrate one’s commitment to their community can set them apart from the rest in a competitive applicant pool and be important for their own personal growth.

Strong business programs for B students – It can be tempting to follow the masses and apply to the growing list of popular state universities with a business school, but we suggest a more measured approach. CIT’s Suzy Fallon recommends students have a few schools where they are confident they’ll be admitted as a direct admit.

10 questions for a BSN candidate – For those considering a career in nursing, there’s no better way to learn than first-hand from an up-and-coming nurse. See what Isabelle Weber, BSN candidate, has to say about her journey into nursing.

Where are they now? – Catching up with CIT alum Holly Swiglo, her reflections on the process and her experience in college thus far.