The Definitive, Must-Have Guide
for Any Student Planning to
Attend a Public University
Develop a winning college game plan
Maximize your GPA
Graduate on time
ACING THE PUBLIC UNIVERSITY
is a first-of-its-kind strategy guide for public-university-bound students. Armed with its 250+ pages of indispensable information, students get the know-how they need to tackle college the smart way—before they even set foot on campus.
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GET A GLIMPSE OF WHAT YOU’LL FIND INSIDE
Here’s a Small Sample of What You’ll Learn…
A step-by-step, easy-to-follow approach that students can use to develop their own customized college completion game plan (p. 185)
How students can apply the college course selection system developed by GPAMaxx to find the courses that not only count toward their degree, but position them for the high grades they want (p. 209)
Why students need a college strategy (p. 13)
The surprising truth about why students must become their own best academic advisor and take the lead when it comes to their academic planning for college (p. 23)
The real cost of not graduating from college on time (p. 21)
How—contrary to conventional wisdom—having a high college GPA can leave students with more time to have a life outside of class, not less (p. 46)
Important aspects of grading and GPAs at public universities (p. 29)
The ins and outs of a degree plan, the document that lays out the course requirements needed to graduate (p. 73)
Ways to maximize the amount of college-level credit students can earn—before they ever start college, at a fraction of the cost (p. 101)
How students can navigate their university’s degree completion rules to their advantage to boost their GPA (p. 38)
A process students can use to determine their preferred learning style as well as their academic strengths and weaknesses, and how this understanding can help them find the best courses for them (p. 149)
How students can “professor shop” to learn the way different professors grade their students, and use this information to help select the best courses for them (p. 169)
ACING THE PUBLIC UNIVERSITY
Acing the Public University teaches public-university-bound students how to approach college strategically and make decisions that are in their own best interest. The book’s step-by-step, easy-to-follow approach helps students develop a custom-tailored college game plan and positions them to become their own academic advisors.
After acting on what they learn in the book, students will arrive at college with a game plan on track to:
Maximize their grades and GPA
Graduate on time—or early
Complete their degree more cost-effectively
Use college as the springboard to the future they want
With more than half of all college graduates under 25 jobless or underemployed, and with college costs and student loan debt at record highs, it’s more important than ever to do college right.
Use Acing the Public University to lay the foundation for success in college … and beyond!
GPAMaxx is an education startup company with a groundbreaking approach to academic advising. We’re pioneering a new kind of achievement-oriented academic advising for public-university-bound students designed to help them complete college more cost-effectively, graduate on time and maximize their GPAs.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Jeff Gimpel is the founder of GPAMaxx and an attorney. A Phi Beta Kappa and high honors graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, Jeff earned his bachelor’s degree in three years.
Although he graduated early, he completed a double major in German and history as well the Liberal Arts Honors Program. Jeff also holds a law degree with honors from the University of Texas School of Law and a master’s degree in law from the Ludwig-Maximilians University in Munich, Germany, where he studied as a Fulbright Scholar.
Prior to founding GPAMaxx, Jeff practiced corporate law in New York and Hong Kong for more than a decade with the international law firm Clifford Chance.
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"A stunningly comprehensive manual designed to help public university students maximize their GPAs and their college experiences."
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"Offers a master plan for college success with its precision, productive strategy, coupled with straightforward and persuasive language."