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Should You Hire a College Consultant for Your Student?

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Cofounder, Director of College Admissions Counseling, One-Stop College Counseling

If the recent admission scandal has you questioning college counselors, you're not alone. Read on for the facts about real college counselors and what to look out for. read more

The Road to Becoming an International School Counselor

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International School Counselor

A retired international school counselor with nearly 40 years of experience examines the importance of the profession and the need for superlative training. read more

Cutting the Cost of Applying to College

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Senior Assistant Editor, Scholarship Manager, Wintergreen Orchard House

Forget about tuition. Sometimes just applying to colleges can cost an arm and a leg--but it doesn't have to. Here are some tips and tricks to help you save throughout the application process. read more

Jean Marie Buckley, President and Educational Counselor at Buckley Education Group, Inc.

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Jean Marie Buckley is an educational counselor and the president of Buckley Education Group, Inc. She has 30 years of experience as a college counselor. read more

K. Patricia Aviezer, President of Inside Track to College

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K. Patricia Aviezer is President of Inside Track to College. She has 27 years of experience as a college counselor. read more

Independent Consultants: Preserving Your Reputation in an Age of Greed

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Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

An independent consultant allegedly swindled a family out of $2 million. What can you do to preserve the industry's reputation? read more

Five Things Counselors and Consultants Should Do This Summer

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Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

Here are a few things counselors and consultants can do this summer to keep their skills sharp and gear up for the next cycle of college planning. read more

Ann Herbener, College Counselor at Papillion-La Vista High School

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Ann Herbener is a college counselor at Papillion-La Vista High School in Omaha, Nebraska. She has 11 years of experience as a college counselor. read more

Benefits of Transferring

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Director of Admissions, Becker College

You fall back into a butterfly chair, exhausted from the anatomy exam you spent weeks prepping for. Kanye West emanates from the computer speakers, the mini-fridge buzzes, John Belushi in his College sweatshirt stares back at you from the poster hanging above your extra-long twin bed. You stare into your lava lamp, entranced by its mysticism and wonder, and you ask, Is this school the right place for me? read more