Tweet What do your high school courses reveal to college admissions officers? Actually, quite a lot. About this time of year, students pick courses for their next year in high school. This makes now a good time to talk about course selection and why it’s important. You probably don’t think too much about your high school courses, but they can be a strategic tool for enhancing your college application, and at the same time improving your education. So in this post we’re going to focus on why the high school courses your choose are important to colleges.