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|A Majority of Law Schools Predict More Applicants: Are happy days here again for law schools? Kaplan Test Prep’s 2015 survey of law school admissions officers finds that after years of plummeting applications and the lowest first year enrollment in 40 years, nearly 90% think an increase in applications is on the way. But there’s a catch.|
|Most Colleges Won’t Require the New SAT’sⓇ Optional Essay, but Many Top Colleges Will: Kaplan Test Prep’s 2015 survey of college admissions officers finds that only 13% will require applicants submit the new SAT’s optional essay section. Notably, however, schools that fall in that category include the nation’s most competitive.|
|Kaplan Begins Offering Data Science and Product Design Bootcamps in New York City This Summer: Kaplan is strengthening its place in the expanding market of technology bootcamps with the launch of two new programs this summer: one for aspiring data scientists and one for aspiring product designers. Both bootcamps will operate under Kaplan’s new Metis brand of intensive learning programs, launched in 2013 to provide new economy skills training (NEST).