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Suggested Readings as a Parent of a College Student

Listed below are suggested readings with a variety of topics for the involved parent:

The Happiest Kid on Campus: A Parent's Guide to the Very Best College Experience (for You and Your Child)
H. Cohen, 2010.

What to Expect When Your Child Leaves for College: A Complete Guide for Parents
M. Spohn, 2008

When Reality Hits: What Employers Want Recent College Graduates to Know
N. Barry, 2007

I'll Miss You Too: An Off-to-College Guide for Parents and Students: What Will Change, What Will Not, and How We'll Stay Connected
Margo E. Woodacre and Steffany Bane, 2006.

Paying for College Without Going Broke
Kalman A. Chany, Geoff Martz, 2006.

You’re On Your Own: But I’m Here if You Need Me
Marjorie Savage, 2003.

Letting Go: A Parents’ Guide to Understanding the College Years
Karen Levin Coburn and Madge Lawrence Treeger, 2003.

She’s Leaving Home: Letting Go as Daughter Goes to College
By Connie Jones , Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2002.

A Parent’s Guide to Sex, Drugs and Flunking Out: Answers to the Questions Your College Student Doesn’t Want You to Ask
Joel Epstein, Hazelden Information & Educational Services, 2001, 250 pages, paperback.

Don’t Tell Me What To Do, Just Send Money: The Essential Parenting Guide to the College Years
Helen E. Johnson, Christine Schelhas-Miller, St. Martin’s Griffin, 2000, 348 pages, paperback.