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Events scheduled for College Application Month

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A push to increase the number of college graduates to 55,000 by 2020 is the goal for education leaders in Kentucky.

November is College Application Month and 55,000 Degrees, KHEAA and its education partners have scheduled events to work with students and parents to teach them ways to apply for and afford a college education.

The Executive Director of 55,000 degrees, Mary Wheeler, said, "The idea is that if you apply yourself in the month of November, you have your best shot at getting a good college fit and getting those financial aid scholarships and grants that will help you make college affordable as well."

Resources they are encouraging people to use include,

Find additional information about College Application Month or to see events, click here.

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