The Cost of Considering College

We spoke with a University of California admissions officer, students, and consultants about expenses a high achiever can ring up before the first college tuition check is signed. Now add in at least a couple thousand to visit college campuses

6 AP exams: $534

6 IB exams: $820

1 SAT prep course: $699

2 SAT exams: $105

2 ACT exams: $109    

6 college applications: $540

1 college consultant: $150/hr