Habits Build Student Success

Habits Build Student Success

Since 1997, College Parents of America has strived to provide valuable resource information to our members, as well as vigorous advocacy. One of those key resource areas involves the question of academic preparation for college, not just what it takes to get in to...
5 Communication Tips for College Parents

5 Communication Tips for College Parents

As high school seniors choose the colleges they’ll attend this fall, many parents are finding that a Relationships 101 course is not only a good idea, it’s required.  Teresa Cowan, 44, of Detroit took a crash course. When her son, Cassly Sullen III, left...

Choose Colleges That Your Family Can Afford

A report by published by the Gates Foundation highlights the importance of choosing an affordable path to complete college. Stretch schools are not just schools that are difficult to get into – Stretch schools are also those that may be difficult to afford.   We...