The Complete Guide to the Gap Year
The Best Things to Do Between High School and CollegeBook - 2009
* Readers can find out what college admissions deans think ofthe gap year, and how it is becoming an important part of theeducational process at top tier universities.
*Economically, the gap year can make a lot of sense in arecession, and this useful guide gives information on freeprograms, financial aid, and tax savings.
*The book has a comprehensive guide to 200 of the world's bestgap year programs.
*Students will find self-quizzes and helpful criteria to helpthem decide whether to take a gap year, and if so what kind ofprogram. This guide helps them evaluate their interests and planand fund their gap year; whether it means spending a year on asailing vessel, coaching sports and teaching in an impoverishedarea, or following a passion in the arts or academics.