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Choosing a high school in New York, NY can be a daunting task. Feeling overwhelmed by all the college talk? Don't worry. Here are things to do in high school to make sure you make it to the next level. Read on and plan your college life now.

Fashion Institute of Technology
(212) 217-7999
Seventh Avenue at 27th Street
New York, NY
Tuition
Full-Time In-State Tuition Costs : $4568
Full-Time Non-Resident Tuition Costs : $11140
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Type of Institution : Comprehensive higher education system
Institutional Designation : Public—State and Local

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American Academy of Dramatic Arts
(212) 686-9244
120 Madison Avenue
New York, NY
Tuition
Tuition Costs : $19500
School Information
Type of Institution : Two-Year college
Institutional Designation : Private—Nonprofit

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Eugene Lang College, New School University
(212) 229-5100
65 West 11th Street
New York, NY
Tuition
Tuition Costs : $32350
School Information
Type of Institution : Four-Year college
Institutional Designation : Private—Nonprofit

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SAE Institute
(212) 944-9121
1293 Broadway
New York, NY

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Wood Tobe-Coburn School
(212) 686-9040
8 East 40th Street
New York, NY

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TCI - The College for Technology
212 594-4000 or 800 878-8246
320 West 31st Street
New York, NY

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School of Visual Arts
(212) 592-2000
209 East 23 rd Street
New York, NY

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Bernard M. Baruch College of the City University of New York
(607) 274-3011
Box H-7020
New York, NY
Tuition
Full-Time In-State Tuition Costs : $4000
Full-Time Non-Resident Tuition Costs : $8640
School Information
Type of Institution : Comprehensive higher education system
Institutional Designation : Public—State and Local

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King's College, The - New York, NY
(212) 947-7272
350 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY

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Parsons School of Design, New School University
(877) 528-3321
66th Fifth Avenue
New York, NY
Tuition
Tuition Costs : $33700
School Information
Type of Institution : Comprehensive higher education system
Institutional Designation : Private—Nonprofit

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High School Timeline

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Each Year | Freshman | Sophomore | Junior | Senior

Things to Do Each Year

  • Meet with Your School Counselor

    Each year, you should discuss the classes you plan on taking with your school counselor. Also, let them know what your goals are for college. They can help you stay on track and uncover scholarship and college opportunities along the way.
  • Summer Job/Internship/Volunteer Work

    Take advantage of the time available each summer to find rewarding job, internship, or volunteer experience. Start looking for these opportunities early in the spring semester because the earlier you start your search, the more likely you are to find a better opportunity.
  • Get to Know Teachers / School Counselors / Coaches / Advisors

    Don’t forget you are going to need recommendations for all those scholarship and college applications you send out. The best way to get good recommendations is to build strong relationships with a few teachers, school counselors, coaches, or advisors.

Freshman Year

  • Plan High School Schedule

    Make a plan of the courses you would like to take during high school. Many states and colleges require 3-4 years of math and English and 2 or more years of history, science and a foreign language.
  • Get Involved in Clubs and Activities

    Research the clubs and activities available in your school and community. Participate in the ones which interest you the most and not just the ones you think will look good o...

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