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Free Workshop for Parents Worried About the High Cost of College
Complete College Planning Solutions will be holding a free community workshop for parents of college bound high school students on strategies for maximizing your family’s college financial aid and lowering your out-of-pocket costs. This workshop will be held at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, June 27th, at the Lecture Room, Werner Hall at Caldwell College, 9 Ryerson Ave., Caldwell, NJ, and will reveal what all parents of seniors-, juniors-, and sophomores-to-be need to know as they take on the challenge of applying to, being accepted at and paying for college.
Ian Welham, co-author of the book Cash For College, is the featured speaker. Recently, Mr. Welham was the profiled expert on college planning by America Online, and is quoted frequently on TV and in the press.
Past Complete College Planning Solutions seminars have had over 200 attendees. These large crowds just goes to show how nervous parents are about affording college.
Topics discussed will include:
- How to get every dime of financial aid available to you
- The secret to sending your child to a private or top national school for less than the cost of a junior college
- How to get FREE money for college even if you think you make too much money (you don’t(
- The single biggest mistake 9 out of 10 parents make when planning for college (and how to avoid it)
Also discussed will be how to solve the cash flow crunch of paying for college and saving for retirement at the same time.
A Certified College Funding Advisor, Mr. Welham also holds a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in London which is equivalent to the CPA designation here in the States.
Parents from any school district are invited to attend. Reservations are suggested because seating is limited and often sell out. To reserve your seat online visit myacfa.com or call 973.467.0101. All families who attend will receive the online version of Cash for College, the best-selling book on college planning and funding, plus a checklist of "The Top 10 Strengths and Experiences Colleges Look For in a High School Student”.
More About Caldwell College
Caldwell College is a Catholic, co-educational, four-year liberal arts institution, committed to intellectual rigor, individual attention and the ethical values of the Judaeo-Christian academic tradition.
Founded in 1939 by the Sisters of Saint Dominic, the college is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Universities, chartered by the State of New Jersey and registered with the Regents of the University of the State of New York.
The college, located on a 70-acre wooded campus, offers 28 majors of study. Students can choose from BA, BS and BFA programs in the arts and sciences, education, psychology, business and communications. Teaching certification can be earned in elementary education or in a variety of kindergarten through 12 and secondary subjects. The college also has a number of affiliation programs with other colleges, universities and medical schools allowing students to save time and money while earning multiple degrees.
Approximately half of the approximately 2,300 students enrolled at Caldwell are adults pursuing degrees part-time. The Center for Graduate and Continuing Studies meets the academic needs of the college’s adult students. The center provides adult learners, in undergraduate or graduate programs, with excellence in teaching, caring academic support and learning options that work with their busy lives.
The college launched its first Ph.D. program in the Fall 2009 semester, when it began offering a doctoral program in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). This is the first doctoral program in ABA in the state of the New Jersey. ABA is a well-developed scientific discipline that is best known for its proven ability to greatly help children with autism spectrum disorder.
Master's degrees are offered in Applied Behavior Analysis, art therapy, business administration (accounting, nonprofit management), counseling psychology (art therapy, mental health counseling, school counseling), curriculum and instruction ( special education, supervisor certification), educational administration, pastoral ministry (church administration) and special education (general teacher and certification, learning disabilities). Educational administration is also offered in a fast-track off-campus Leadership Development Program. Post-master’s programs are available in educational principal’s and supervisor’s certification, professional counselor licensing, art therapy, school counseling and Director of School Counseling.
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