We offer expertise to American and international families regarding U.S. and international English-medium university admission and secondary school placement.
Why College Goals?
You will benefit from the collective knowledge, experience, and wisdom gained from professionals who are familiar with every aspect of the admission process and its significance for personal and academic success.
While you work with one of us, our team confers regularly about information that can benefit our students. We help our students discover and develop their gifts and strengths, identify schools that fit their abilities and goals, then guide them as they create applications highlighting that ‘fit’ to the appropriate institutions.
Your College Goals counselor understands the goals of selective schools, colleges, and universities as they search for the most compelling mix of students for their admitted class.
and Day High School
Whether your interest is in neuroscience or nanotechnology, economic modeling or environmentalism, art history or entrepreneurship, we can help you get there!
College Goals was established 20 years ago (2003) by a former Assoc. Dean of The College at Brown University.
Our colleagues average a minimum of 15 years as highly-responsible
professional school counselors or college admission officers.
Our secondary school admission counselor brings decades of knowledge
from selective independent schools.
We are members of every professional college admission counseling
College Goals helps American and international families with U.S. and
international university admissions, and also with secondary school placements.
We advise students interested in all fields, including STEM, humanities, business, and arts.
We also support student-athletes and those with unique educational backgrounds.
We understand what colleges, schools, students and families want and need.
College Goals is a team of caring, highly-experience college admission professionals.
Our team shares best-practice approaches and the most timely and relevant information, materials and resources.
However, each student works directly and exclusively with one committed and dedicated counselor who maintains a comfortably-limited roster of students.
Patience, good humor, warm support and flexibility are the hallmarks of our practice.
College Goals is a team of highly-experienced colleagues with expertise in every facet of the college and secondary school search and application process.
Our counselors are proudly affiliated with:
College and University Admission Counseling
Selective Boarding and Day High School Admission Counseling
Educational Counseling for students aged 12-15
Step 1: Discovery and Strength Assessment
During this initial phase, we engage with our students to discover their unique gifts and strengths. By understanding their individual talents, passions, and aspirations, we lay the foundation for a personalized and empowering college journey.
Step 2: Identifying the Perfect Fit
In Step 2, we meticulously analyze each student’s abilities and goals to identify colleges and universities that align perfectly with their aspirations. We consider not only academic excellence but also the institution’s culture and extracurricular opportunities to ensure a harmonious fit.
Step 3: Crafting Compelling Applications
Step 3 is all about presenting our students’ distinct qualities to their dream institutions. Our experienced College Goals counselors assist in creating captivating applications that highlight the ‘fit’ between the students and the colleges, making them stand out as exceptional candidates.
Step 4: Guided Application Submission
During this stage, we guide our students through the application submission process, ensuring all essential documents and materials are carefully compiled and submitted on time. Our support eliminates stress and streamlines the process, allowing students to focus on their academic achievements.
Step 5:Understanding Selective Schools’ Goals
In Step 5, we immerse ourselves in the perspectives of selective schools, colleges, and universities. By understanding their goals and criteria, we can better prepare our students to position themselves as the most compelling choice for admission.
Step 6: Embracing Success
In the final step of our timeline, we celebrate the accomplishments of our students as they receive acceptance letters from their dream institutions. We take immense pride in helping them achieve their College Goals and embark on a journey toward a promising future.