Terry Ward

Terry Ward is a life-long educator with 15 years of college admissions expertise. He has worked in three college admissions offices (Haverford, Emory, and Yale) and served as the Director of College Counseling at Concord Academy and The Masters School. Most recently, he was the Head of the Upper School at Brooklyn Friends School.

Terry has served as a member of the professional Ethics Committee of the New York State Association of College Admissions Counseling, led workshops for new counselors on writing college recommendations at the NYSA-CAC Summer Institute, and spoken on NACAC panels about forging links between college admissions and school counseling and on the counseling of international students. More broadly, Terry has served on two Middle States reaccreditation committees and was the chair of the self-study for reaccreditation at The Masters School.

Terry earned his B.A. from Haverford College. In addition, he has earned a Master of Divinity, magna cum laude, from Emory University, and a Master of Public and Private Management from the Yale School of Management. The depth and breadth of his experience allow Terry to help his clients with every facet of the college admissions process.

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Engineering Majors and Potential Jobs

Engineering is this amazing blend of creativity, science, technology, and problem-solving. And you'll find engineers, well, just about everywhere.read more

Math Majors and Potential Jobs

Math is at the heart of most sciences--or the heart of everything, depending on who you talk to. When you love math, you see the beauty in numbers. Studying mathematics and pursuing jobs that rely on it will allow you to explore those intricacies for the rest of your days in many varied fields.read more

English, Writing, and Literature Majors and Potential Jobs

"My aim is to put down on paper what I see and what I feel in the best and simplest way." So said Hemingway, and so you may feel as well. If you're interested in pursuing writing and literature in college and as a career, keep reading! read more

Career Spotlight: Real Estate

If you're a people person with a passion for helping people find the perfect space, real estate might be the right career for you. read more

Career Spotlight: Agronomy

If you were that little kid who never shied away from making mud pies, playing in the dirt, maybe even gardening alongside your mom or dad, then agronomy might be a good choice for your career!read more

Career Spotlight: Manufacturing and Industrial Technology

There's a growing cry for bolstering domestic manufacturing, and if you have an interest in the business of science and engineering, you might be the one to answer it.read more

Career Spotlight: Culinary Arts

Most people, at one point or another, do a little bit of cooking. But if you're cooking not just out of necessity, but because it makes you truly happy, you have a true a passion on your hands--maybe even a viable career path. read more

Business and Management Majors and Careers

The career options with a business/management major are certainly varied, almost limitless. Whether you want to explore your entrepreneurial side and start your own business, or just be a part of one, this is the right major for you. read more

Environmental Science Majors and Potential Jobs

Global warming, deforestation, and water pollution--major challenges the environment is affected by each day. If you have a love for the outdoors and a desire to protect its inhabitants, check out these majors in environmental sciences and find the right one for you!read more

Health and Medicine Majors and Potential Jobs

The need for trained and qualified health care professionals today is crucial. From dentists to doctors to the other side of the spectrum of athletic trainers and physical therapists, spots are waiting to be filled. If you aspire to be the next Gregory House, take a look at these careers in health and medicine.read more