College, Career & Personality Assessments
Students who recognize their academic interests and personal strengths are prepared to be successful in the college application process and in college. As state-certified counselors who hold at least one masters degree in counseling, we help students discover their interests and talents. Our consultants are qualified and skilled in administering scientifically-proven psychometric devices that are the widely-used standards in the field of personal and career development. We use these tools in combination with our own instruments to assess each student’s academic history, academic strengths, college major interests, career ambitions, personality type, leadership style, and short and long-term goals, to determine which college environments and majors are the best fit for them.
College Majors & Programs Research
Finding your future, today.
To complement our students’ self and college major exploration, we provide choices of college majors that match their interests, abilities, ambitions, talents, and goals.
Personalized Best Fit College Inventory
Personal. Detailed. Accurate.
As counselors and college admissions experts, we employ a comprehensive, multifaceted approach to formulating a list of colleges that meet our students’ academic, personal, and financial needs. We research and examine schools that fit student’s preferred geographic location, school size, type of collegiate setting, college major interests, extracurricular activities, athletic programs, and any academic, emotional, and/or medical services required. At College Bound Consultants, it is our goal to discover and to “Get admitted to the Best Schools that are the Best for You!” ®
Schedule & Strategy Management
Knowing exactly what to do. And when.
Our consultants devise a personalized strategy and schedule for each student resulting in the structured and timely completion of all school and college application requirements. Students submit their applications on time and frequently without stress. The individual schedule and strategy we devise details the specific tasks required for each application and also enables students to devote their time and effort to their academic work, extra-curricular activities rather than on worrying about their applications.
“Done!” never came so easy.
College Bound Consultants carefully guide our students through every stage of the application process. We also advise our students on how to best complete all sections and answer each question of each application form. To assist those students who have difficulty completing the numerous questions, essays, and supplemental requirements of each application, our counselors can provide question-by-question assistance to ensure that each application is submitted on time.
Essay & Short Answer Question Creation & Development
Express yourself in exceptional form.
The college admittance essays are often the most vital and dreaded aspects of the college admission process. At College Bound Consultants we enable our students to develop and write thoughtful, expressive and well-written essays that demonstrate their individual “story” or perspective, clearly and effectively. Our students are shown how to make a “connection” with the college admissions representatives. We use our skills as certified counselors to help our students discover and express their unique and personal significance of their academics, achievements, aspirations, backgrounds, beliefs, endeavors, experiences, interests, ideas, impressions, and personal relationships. Uniquely, every essay and short answer questions is reviewed by a panel of our experts.
Collegiate Résumé Preparation
Generating your image.
A successful and meticulously crafted résumé can help you stand apart from other applicants. Résumés created by College Bound Consultants create a literary snapshot of you; your interests, passions, achievements, and contributions both in and out of the classroom. Such résumés provide our students the opportunity to detail some of their most influential experiences and successes in ways they cannot highlight on their application. Our résumés do more than bullet point — they communicate.
Admissions Interview Preparation
You never looked, and sounded, so good.
Our students do more than have strong interviews– they engage in great conversations with their interviewers. They are prepared to answer interviewers’ questions and poised to address them in a confident and relaxed manner. Our students make a great and lasting impression on their interviews which helps them get admitted to their top colleges.
College Bound Consultants provides one-to-one services in the privacy and convenience of our students’ homes. In establishing a great rapport and a close working relationship with our students, we become their most enthusiastic advisors and advocates. This uniquely and carefully crafted partnership enables us to promote their most impressive traits, aptitudes, and experiences which results in the submission of some of the strongest applications. Each in-home session is approximately 90 minutes in length and is conducted in the privacy and convenience of your home. This allows our counselors to devote extraordinary attention to each student and every detail. Sessions are available in the evenings, on weekends, and during holidays and vacations.
Electronic Communication, Web/Video Conferencing
Face-to-Face without being Face-to-Face.
If you do not live in the New York City region or are unable to schedule a in-home appointment, we offer our high-level of personalized and professional, “face to face” service by web conferencing. We also communicate with students at their level by communicating with them through other electronic means including cell phone calls, text messaging, and/or other social media services.
College Visit Planning
Seeing is believing.
We assist families by coordinating travel arrangements and hotel accommodations to multiple schools in a timely and efficient manner.
College Financial Planning
Options to meet your needs and goals.
College Bound Consultants work with certified Financial Aid Planners to help you invest in and afford college.
Fine Arts/Architecture Portfolio Preparation & Assessment
Your portfolio, picture perfect.
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Performing Arts Audition Preparation & Assessment
You take center stage.
Our consultants are active professionals and trained educators who assist students in preparing for an instrumental, vocal, dramatic or dance audition. From material selection to technique, we prepare you for one of your biggest auditions yet.