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Here’s what aspiring college students are being asked to write about on their applications

College admissions has changed over the past few decades, as more and more students apply to multiple schools.

In fall 2015, 36% of freshman had applied to seven or more colleges, according to the National Association for College Admission Counseling. In 2005 that figure was 17%, and in 1990 only 9%.

Many experts point to the Common Application as one of the factors of this increase. The Common App is a universal application that about 700 member colleges and universities use for their admissions process. With the click of a button, students can apply to multiple schools at one.

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Source:: BusinessInsider.Com