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Get the Edge on Your Personal Essay

October 6, 2022

Around this time of the year, thousands of seniors panic and stress over their personal essays with the hopes of getting into amazing universities. Having been through the process myself, here are a few tips I have received that can help you enhance your story and put your best foot forward in the application process!

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Get Recognized with a DECA Inc. Scholarship

September 12, 2022

Each year, DECA awards over $200,000 in scholarships to deserving high school and college members. Follow these steps to get started on your application.

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I Graduated! What’s Next?

May 19, 2022

Did you recently graduate high school? Are you wondering how you can Get the Edge in the next stage of your life? Well, look no further! This is how you can bring DECA with you, even after graduating high school.

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Surviving College Decision Day

April 27, 2022

College Decision Day is the most important day for many high school students: The day they’ll choose where they want to call “home” for the next four years and where they want to get a head start on a career with a college degree. If your head is spinning right now, don’t fret!

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Finding The Right College

March 1, 2022

Choosing the “right” college can feel stressful. In this session, you will discover how to narrow down your options to select the best college for you: One that fits your wants, needs and the Big Seven.

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Getting Involved in High School and Beyond

February 1, 2022

You do so much through DECA and other activities, but how can you turn your accomplishments and involvements into college acceptance? Learn how to become a stand-out candidate when applying to college and future career positions.

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Join the CollegeAdvisor Exclusive Webinar for DECA Members

January 20, 2022

On Wednesday, February 9, 2022, at 7:00 p.m. ET join CollegeAdvisor.com for a free exclusive webinar designed to help you build your college resume for a career in business and entrepreneurship.

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How to Effectively Pick a Study Abroad Program

December 16, 2021

Studying abroad can be the experience of a lifetime. Follow these five tips to effectively pick a study abroad program that's the best fit for you!

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How to Get Your Share of DECA Scholarships

December 6, 2021

With $200,000 in DECA scholarships available, it's important to master your application. Use these tips to help you get started!

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Complete Guide to College Visits

November 1, 2021

Choosing the right college is a defining moment in your life. But how do you find the right fit? Visiting a college in person gets you one step closer to selecting the perfect college for you. You’ll get to experience on-campus student life, meet with faculty, chat with current students and get all your questions answered by admission staff.

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Maximizing Your Campus Visit Experience

November 1, 2021

"Is there truly a best time to visit college campuses? What are my options if I can’t visit campuses in person? I don’t even know which questions to ask when I’m on a college tour!” Three college admissions professionals are here to help you answer these questions and more as you navigate your college visit plan.

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Tips for Finding Your Fit

November 1, 2021

Planning for college can be both scary and exciting. Use these tips to push your college research further and find the best college for you.

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8 Top Tips to Ace the Career Fair

October 1, 2022

The career fair is your unique shop window and a perfect opportunity to launch your career. But they can be daunting, especially if you haven’t prepared properly. Here are eight top tips to ace the career fair, courtesy of Stephanie Ruiz, Head of Career Services at the international hospitality school Les Roches.

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Get Recognized with a DECA Inc. Scholarship

September 12, 2022

Each year, DECA awards over $200,000 in scholarships to deserving high school and college members. Follow these steps to get started on your application.

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I Graduated! What’s Next?

May 19, 2022

Did you recently graduate high school? Are you wondering how you can Get the Edge in the next stage of your life? Well, look no further! This is how you can bring DECA with you, even after graduating high school.

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How to Effectively Pick a Study Abroad Program

December 16, 2021

Studying abroad can be the experience of a lifetime. Follow these five tips to effectively pick a study abroad program that's the best fit for you!

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Maximizing Your Final Exams

December 8, 2021

It's the time of the year to test what you have learned throughout the semester... It's time to maximize your final exams! Here are a few tips and tricks that will help you prepare for and conquer the big day.

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How to Get Your Share of DECA Scholarships

December 6, 2021

With $200,000 in DECA scholarships available, it's important to master your application. Use these tips to help you get started!

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School is in Session: Keys to College Success

September 1, 2021

Attending college can be the most exciting time of your life, but it comes with a unique set of challenges. Check out these three tips to make your transition easier.

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Maximize Your First Week: Tips for Preparing for a New Semester

August 25, 2021

In colleges and universities around the globe, students are gearing up for the start of a new semester. Take these tips to the classroom to maximize your first week!

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3 Reasons to Continue Your DECA Journey in College

June 15, 2021

The high school Class of 2021 had their DECA careers capped with virtual competition and virtual ceremonies. Thankfully, their DECA journeys don’t have to end there. Collegiate DECA allows graduates to continue their careers.

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Getting that ‘A’ for any College Paper

March 22, 2021

Writing is one of the most important skills you’ll learn during your college career. You’ll write research papers, essays, short answers and so much more. Proper grammar, diverse sentence structures and organized paragraphs are vital to your success and will excel at the University of Wyoming College of Business.

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Get into the Gap

March 9, 2021

If you’re one of the many students delaying or thinking about delaying college, here’s what you should know to have a productive and meaningful gap year or semester.

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Does It Matter?

March 9, 2021

Whether you are in high school, undergraduate studies or graduate school, it’s important to put your best foot forward and focus on your academic career.