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Parents, Teens And Choosing A College

Jan 17, 2014

The applications are finished and sent off, and now it’s time to wait for a verdict from your teen’s chosen range of colleges. But when the acceptances do roll in, how do you choose what’s best? 

Finding a college that is a good match for your teen can be tough.
Credit Earlham College / Flickr-CC

On Monday's Up to Date, psychologist Wes Crenshaw joins us to talk about the important factors to consider when you’re trying to make the best match for academic and social success. We’ll also talk with two teens about how to set up for a happy college life and what you should avoid.


  • Wes Crenshaw, psychologist
  • Sarah, college student
  • Matt, college student