Catholic Lessons From the College Admissions Scandal
The college admissions fraud that was revealed last week brings up an important topic for Catholic families: what should be our priorities in the college search?
Actresses, wealthy business owners and others are accused of acting desperately to secure the “big school name” for their son or daughter. The parents allegedly found ways for their student to cheat on the SAT or ACT, paid off coaches to list their son or daughter as a recruited athlete, and utilized a variety of other methods to cheat their way into the university.
And for what? So that their student could attend an “elite” college,