An eye-opening critique of American higher education exposes the corrupt and elitist admissions practices at many of America's top colleges that favor the children of the wealthy and powerful over more qualified students.How Americaa#39;s Ruling Class Buys Its Way Into Elite Colleges--and who Gets Left Outside the Gates Daniel Golden ... Mexico senator Jeff Bingaman, believed his record at Sidwell Friends fell short of Ivy League standards and enrolled at New York University. ... In a 2004 article, she recalled writing her college application essay about her aquot;love affairaquot; with the New York Yankees and lamented, aquot;My job thisanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Price of Admission|
|Publisher||:||Crown - 2006|