ConsultingDiscovering more about you, your educational needs, academic interests, academic preparations, and college preferences.
AdvisingDeveloping a refined list of potential colleges you would consider attending. Narrowing your search from broad scope to a targeted list.
CounselingAfter narrowing down to the top three, we tailoring your applications toward the schools that you wish to apply.
Trying to decide on which College to attend?
The problem is there are so many, and so many good ones.
Let me help guide you toward the College you are dreaming of.
What I can do for you:
Deciding on the right College is no easy task. I can help you navigate the entire College Admission Process from beginning to end. I am qualified to help you with your choice of College and with your applications. As a professional Independent College Consultant, I maintain memberships and associations with the leading College admissions organizations. Together we can find, and get you into a great school.
your personality and GoalsPersonality and goals play a large part of College selection. Finding the right College for your personality and goals is a top priority.
Your academic abilities and interestColleges vary in their requirements for admission and course offerings. I can help pair you with the right College for you.
Your hopes and fear about CollegeThe transition from High School to College can cause a lot of fear. The fears can be eased with proper professional consultations.
What research have you completed?Are there colleges you, your parents or Hig School counselor are interested in already? Let’s meet and see if our research matches.
Assembling the initial listBased on our consultation, I will begin the process of refining the list of potential colleges that meet your requirements and goals.
Refining the listThousands of Colleges will be refined down to a list of perhaps 30-40 prospective Colleges for your consideration.
A deeper lookThe list will be further refined to a list of 15-20 for you to consider more deeply and visit if possible so you may see them first hand.
The short listFinally, a list of roughly 10-12 to apply to. Usually this will consist of three ‘likely,’ four to six ‘target’ and three ‘stretch’ colleges.
The application is an important part of the process of attending college. Applications should not only show that you want to attend, it should also show why you would be a good fit for the college.
Tailoring of Applications
We will work together on the application to each college. Together we will tailor each application to the individual college to ensure the greatest chances of acceptance to the colleges of choice.
We will work together ensuring each application is filled out properly, completely and examined before submitting them to the colleges. Application presentation shows you care about being selected to attend the colleges of choice.
Counseling is not here used as a term of art as in ‘Psycologoical Counseling Services’ : I have no such degrees nor do I offer such services; what I do offer is College Counseling, no more… but certainly no less !!