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Colleges with a good arts program - September 18th 2011, 06:15 PM

Hey all, so about a few days ago, my homeroom teacher gave us a sheet that asked us a lot questions about what we want to do after high-school. The first dozen or so were easy, but then it go to the part where I had to list colleges I wanted to go to. Now this part, is where I got stuck. There's someone at my church who went to Oberlin and said that, if I wanted him to, he would be more than happy to write me a letter of recommendation to there, so I put that on there. I also would like to go to college in NY, so I put like "NY State" because I don't know any other colleges there. as for the rest, I just put the colleges here in NC that I know of. After all this I started thinking more and more about college. I want to go to a 4-year college. Also I would like it to have dorms. I would also like to go to a college with a really really good and active arts department (such as Oberlin) with me being a musician, actor, and writer. So, does anyone know of any good colleges like what I'm describing? I'm a sophomore, so I'm not in a HUGE rush to get what I want down, just I'm really curious as to where I could go to further my education after high-school.


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Re: Colleges with a good arts program - September 18th 2011, 07:00 PM

It might help to first decide how far away from home you want to be. Since you're thinking dorms I'm guessing you want to be away from home, but I knew a guy who grew up in the city that the college was in, but lived in the dorms to be on his own. I commuted since I lived 10 minutes away and it was a lot cheaper. Once you've narrowed it down to a geographical area, make a list of all the 4 year colleges you can find in those states and then look for the specific major and/or programs that you want. Google is your friend in this case! I'm pretty sure all 4-year schools have dorms and also remember that money may be an issue, especially if you're paying out -of -state tuition. Make sure when you're looking at cost to look at the right column (in-state tuition/fees for NC and out-of-state everywhere else). I know it might be overwhelming, but it really isn't that bad and you have some time to figure it out before you start applying.


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Re: Colleges with a good arts program - September 20th 2011, 01:51 AM

Art schools in NY state? I know of a few in the city.. Look into Parsons, Pratt, NYU..

Or better yet, go to the collegeboard website, and they have a college search thing, where you can literally pick what you want and they'll match you up with schools that meet your criteria.


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