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How do I choose a great College in CT?

My 14 year old wants to become a Civil Engineer.He has his Heart set on an Ivy League College.What is the difference between an Ivy League and a regular College?Besides the Price.

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HairGuru

Asked by HairGuru at 4:33 PM on Mar. 29, 2009 in General Parenting

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  • Just the prestige of the name--not necessarily the quality. Why does he want an Ivy League? Does he even know WHY they are considered the Ivy League:-)
    Have him research the programs of all the possible colleges. Have him look at the credentials of the professors in the engineering departments..... And then decide if an Ivy League is still as important:-)
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:12 PM on Mar. 29, 2009

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