Services

College Bound Package

Our College Bound Package for high school juniors and seniors offers an innovative approach to the college selection and application process. Our process is comprehensive, utilizes cutting-edge resources and is customized to the individual student. Highlights of our College Bound Package include:

  • Diagnostic assessments for college selection, degree program and career choices
  • Expert advice on campus visits and college admissions interviews
  • Personalized counseling to determine which colleges fit the student best
  • Resume building and refinement
  • Supervision on college applications and supplemental materials preparation
  • Essay assistance and review using effective writing strategies
  • Referrals to subject matter experts for portfolios and auditions
  • Guidance on selecting and obtaining the best recommendations
  • Confidential, personalized interaction via a blend of in-person and e-distance webcam meetings, as well as cell, email, text and Facebook
  • Personalized deadline tracking

Pre-Collegiate Package

Recognizing that the journey to the right college does not begin in the junior year of high school, College Search Navigators offers Pre-Collegiate Packages designed to promote an integrated, cumulative approach, while also helping students to address challenges with confidence and make the most of their high school experience. Pre-Collegiate Packages include the following grade-appropriate features:

Diagnostic Assessments

  • Learning Style Evaluation
  • Time Management Training Skills
  • Study Habit Strategies

Academics

  • Grade/GPA/Class Rank assessment
  • Course selection, advice and tracking

Standardized Testing (PSAT/SAT/SAT II/ACT)

  • Scheduling strategy and referrals for preparation
  • Review and critique of testing results

Extracurricular Activities (Profile Building)

  • Clubs, sports, arts and community service
  • Development of a student’s unique talents
  • Travel, cultural exchanges, immersion programs
  • Summer camp and program referrals
  • Work experience and career exploration advice
  • Internship and Shadow Day recommendations

College Transfer Assistance

Step-by-step guidance through the challenging transfer admission
process. Our College Transfer Assistance services address aspects of the
traditional College Bound Package, together with issues unique to the
transfer admission process. Highlights include:

  • College search and selection advice
  • College application guidance and preparation
  • Transfer credit evaluation
  • Supplemental documentation requests, organization and submission

Affordable and convenient payment plans are available

We offer flexible appointment scheduling

We are professionally insured

Don’t Let Summer Pass You By!

While many think of the summer as a time to relax, hit the beach and do anything but something academic, summer is the best time to explore potential academic majors and careers. You can learn more about this at your local library. Take advantage of the down time to up your game. You will be glad you did.

 

Did You Know?

Imagine only sending your best SAT scores to colleges and deleting the rest. Well, you can! Since March 2009 the College Board has offered Score Choice. You can choose one SAT sitting to send to colleges, and hide the rest. This also applies to SAT II Subject tests. Needless to say, college admissions officers have mixed feelings about the program. Some agree that it will take some pressure off high school students, while others will still demand that applicants submit all of their SAT or ACT scores.  To read more click here.

 

News

Way Back When College Was a Buyer’s Market

March 31, 2011

Oh to be interested in attending Harvard University in the late 1860s. Harvard and other schools like Vassar and Columbia actually advertised for students in newspapers, and any required frehman entrance exams could be taken on the weekend prior to the start of classes. How… Read More>>

Ni Hao! – NYU to open Shanghai campus

March 27, 2011

New York University announced plans to establish a degree-granting campus in Shanghai. NYU's president was expected to sign an agreement on March 28 with Chinese officials to seal the deal. This move signals a continuing trend for American universities. NYU already has a degree-granting campus… Read More>>

 

Testimonials

"Your help with my college and law school applications was fantastic. Picking which schools to apply to, which activities to emphasize in my applications, and how to present myself in my personal statements were all easier because of you. I cannot thank you enough for your warm encouragement and always knowledgeable advice. "

Ivana D., Class of 2007, 
Johns Hopkins University; Class of 2011, Harvard Law School