Panel of Experts

Karl Schellscheidt

SAT Prep Expert

  • BSE, Princeton University '90
  • M.A., Secondary Education Seton Hall University '93
  • J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School '00

Fred Hargadon

Dean of Admission

  • Swarthmore College
    (1964-1969)
  • Stanford University
    (1969-1984)
  • Princeton University
    (1988-2003)

Don Betterton

Financial Aid Expert

  • Director of Financial Aid, Princeton University (1973-2006)
  • Certified College Planner
  • Principal, Betterton College Planning

Seamus Malin

Admission Expert

  • Harvard University
    Dir. of Financial Aid
    (1966-1977)
    Asst. Dean of Admission
    (1977-1987)
    International Office Director
    (1987-2002)

SAT Essay Rubric - Sentence Structure

Karl Schellscheidt -

eprep test prep videoThis entry is the fourth of five video posts dedicated to explaining the 5 different categories of the SAT essay grading rubric - or scoring guide. In this entry Karl talks about Sentence Structure.

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PSAT Prep Course - Come and Get It!

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Eric Barnes -

We worked all weekend and pushed ePrep’s new ePrep for the PSAT out into cyberspace last night. Click here to register for free! We hope you’ll agree it was worth the effort on our part and the wait on yours! As promised, we’re giving free access to the PSAT course (normally $249) now through the October 20th PSAT test date. Simply click the “Register” button, download your two (2) full-length practice exams, and ePrep your way to a higher test score. Our course includes online videos with detailed answer explanations for every test question.

Help us spread the word! Please be sure to tell your high school - including teachers, guidance counselors, and PTAs - about ePrep’s free access PSAT course.

SAT Essay Rubric - Use of Language

Karl Schellscheidt -

eprep test prep videoThis entry is the third of 5 video posts dedicated to explaining the 5 different categories of the SAT essay grading rubric - or scoring guide. In this entry you’ll find out how essay graders view your choice of vocabulary words.

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SAT Essay Rubric - Organization

Admissions   Essay   Videos   Writing   SAT
Karl Schellscheidt -

eprep test prep videoThis entry is the second of 5 video posts dedicated to explaining the 5 different categories of the SAT essay grading rubric - or scoring guide. Find out the second secret factor the essay grading groups use.

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SAT Essay Rubric - Development of Position

Essay   Videos   Writing   SAT
Karl Schellscheidt -

eprep test prep videoThis entry is the first of 5 video posts dedicated to explaining the 5 different categories of the SAT essay grading rubric - or scoring guide. Find out how “they” determine your final essay score!

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College Gender Gap Affecting Women Applicants

Seamus Malin -

college admissions expert advice from eprep.comPart of the admissions process requires that admissions officers select a demographically balanced student body. Ideally they have an already balanced applicant pool to select from. However this is not the case. (more…)

Do High School AP Classes Help with College Admissions?

Michelle Hartwell -

college admissions expert advice from eprep.comTaking high school AP courses can help you stand out in the eyes of College Admissions departments and can help you prepare for the type of course work you will encounter in college. So should you jump in and apply for AP classes? Well, yes — but only if (more…)