Frequently Asked Questions (US) About the program What is the difference between the self-guided and the coach-guided program? Should I subscribe to the self-guide or the coach-guided program? If I subscribe to the self-guided program initially but wish to switch to the coach-guided program, is this possible? Who should subscribe to AlgoEd’s US program? If I’m only thinking, but haven’t actually decided, about applying to US universities, should I still start the program? Does AlgoEd provide live face-to-face interaction with students? Does AlgoEd provide face-to-face 1:1 coaching, if I have such a need? I am a parent. I also want to learn about the admissions process so that I can better support my child(ren). What can I do? If I’m interested in both the UK and US programs, can I subscribe to both? Our lessons What kind of lessons will I be taking? Who teaches the lessons? How long does it take to complete the program? What is the time commitment for the program? How long is each lesson? Can I watch a sample lesson? Do I have to complete lessons according to the schedule you provided? What if I missed a week’s work? Personal Statements Does AlgoEd ghost write for students? If I need more reviews from AlgoEd editing coaches on my personal statement and supplemental essays than what are included in the US Guidance Program, what can I do? Standardized testing Do you teach SAT or ACT? Interacting with us How often do I communicate with admission coaches? What if I have questions? Can I ask questions? Does AlgoEd provide live face-to-face interaction with students? Does AlgoEd provide face-to-face 1:1 coaching, if I have such a need? Access to the Program How long will I have access to the Program?