Season 7 Episode 17

College Summit

Aired Friday 9:00 PM Apr 25, 2008 on PBS
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College Summit
NOW's continuing series, Enterprising Ideas, focuses on how a non-profit called the College Summit helps low-income students choose colleges, fill out applications, write admissions narratives, and apply for financial aid. Unfortunately, the Bachelor degree graduation rate for impoverished 25 year olds is only seven percent. This year-long investigation discovers the greater hurdles faced by poor kids and compares data with kids from wealthy families that take getting a college education for granted.moreless

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