College and Social Media
Essential Questions:
  1. How does social media play a role in college admissions?
  2. What are ways college students use social media?




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  • Social Media can be a tool you use to your own benefit in your college admissions process.
  • Social Media can give you a glimpse of reality and what is happening on campus.
  • You can engage with an institution through social media.
  • You can learn about the college by following them on Twitter or other social media site.
  • You can be denied admission based on your social media presence.




Videos:



Can What You Post on Facebook Affect Your College Admission

http://youtu.be/AZIeBBWnrcI




How to Leverage Social Media to get accepted to college



Social Media Jinxing College Applicants





Articles:

1. Using Social Media for College Admissions: Using Facebook, Twitter, and More


2. Social media and the college search: real insights from real students


3. Colleges Keep Track of HS Students’ Social Media Mentions


4.How Today’s Colleges and Universities are Using Social Media -

https://vtldesign.com/inbound-marketing/social-media/how-todays-colleges-and-universities-are-using-social-media/




Colleges:

http://www.snhu.edu/social-media-directory.aspx
http://www.salemstate.edu/news/11301.php#twitter

20 colleges making good use of social media

http://www.bestcollegesonline.com/blog/2011/06/26/20-colleges-that-are-killing-it-with-social-media/

http://www.usatodayeducate.com/staging/index.php/the-20-colleges-making-the-best-use-of-social-media



Additional Articles;

They Loved Your G.P.A. Then They Saw Your Tweets.

Using Social Media to Improve Admissions Odds