Identify the link between college cost and selection
Understand the theories and principles of the financial aid system
Learn the range of financial aid options available
Develop scholarship search strategies
Discuss effective ways to complete the financial aid application process
About this course:
Financial aid is complex and information intensive, and college counselors must understand this important component of the college admissions process. Topics include history of financial aid; types and sources of financial aid; how to apply for federal, state and institutional aid; eligibility; how aid is determined; and scholarship search services.