Sometimes a student only needs help with a specific part of the college admissions process. For these students we offer small packages where we would meet with the student for a few sessions.
9th and 10th grade Optimizing Opportunities - 8 Sessions focusing on maximizing experiences (volunteer, research, etc) and educational leanings that will differentiate student 's profile in the college application. Click here for more details
Developing the College Essay - typically 3 sessions. We help students select an essay topic and find their voice when composing the essay. We brainstorm ideas, discuss essay structure , review drafts, and provide feedback on grammar, flow and content. Click here for more information
Developing the College List - questionnaire is completed by student. Research and analysis is done and a comprehensive list of safety, target and reach schools is provided to student and parents.
Interview Skills and Preparation typically 2-3 sessions. Interview best practices and etiquette are discussed. Typically interview questions and how to respond to behavioral, situational and skill assessment questions are addressed. Mock interview is given to student with feedback.
High School Selection Process - Sessions vary depending on the high schools application process. We work with students on private high school selection and specialized high school selection. Please note this service is only applicable for high schools in New Jersey. We are familiar with the application, interview processes for the high schools in New Jersey. We do mock interviews with the students to prepare them.
For students wanted to focus only on a topic of their choice we work with students on an hourly basis. Typical hourly sessions are on the following:
Essay Topic Brainstorming
Developing Supplemental Essays
Resume Development - creating the holistic student
High School Course Selection
Interest assessment, etc.
Reviewing College Applications
Please contact us for more information about additional topics of interest. Each session will have predefined goals to ensure that expectations are met. Upon completion of each session, a meeting summary identifying meeting outcomes and next steps will be emailed to the student and parents/guardians.