College is not right for everyone. Indeed, only 26 percent of college students receive a bachelors degree within 6 years. This book reveals the surprising facts of why many bright kids are not suited for college (or at least not right after high school).
Provides profiles of students and parents who have found creative, positive solutions to their college dilemma. Includes interviews with deans, admissions counselors, and other experts. Offers suggestions for what parents can do if a child doesn’t want to go to college right away. 2001.