Maximizing Educational Opportunities

Welcome! Since 1984, Dunbar Educational Consultants has been helping U.S. and international students identify and apply to secondary schools, colleges and graduate programs where they will be both successful and happy. Our collaborative approach allows us to provide each student with the experience of our entire team of consultants. We work as a team to help students sort through their strengths and interests, tailor their lists, and present themselves in the best light possible.

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Decisions and Wait Lists

The Dunbar Team | 03/30/2020

By now, you have probably heard from most of the colleges to which you applied – congratulations on your acceptances! Once you have heard from all of your colleges, you …

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AP Testing Update & Changing Admissions Landscape

The Dunbar Team | 03/20/2020

The College Board has just released information regarding online AP testing for this spring – College Board announcement. We are also seeing the first signs that colleges are considering where …

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How to be Productive While Schools are Closed

The Dunbar Team | 03/17/2020

So you’re now at home, doing online classes. March and May SATs and April ACTs have been cancelled – there’s really no telling what will happen with future test dates, …

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Maximize Strengths

While there are no guarantees in the admissions process, we support students in their quest for their preferred schools or colleges. We encourage our students to seek a challenging and personally satisfying direction.

Students come to us with widely diverse backgrounds, abilities and interests—from the top scholar to the low tester, from the well-rounded to the specially talented, from the self-motivated to the underachieving, and many in between. Our programs are designed to help our students stand out from other qualified candidates, maximize their strengths, and present themselves in ways that will make a positive difference. Through a personalized approach, we help students determine an appropriate direction toward higher education based upon their academic records, interests, and needs.

Our hope is for each student to mature through the process and feel positive about his or her admission results.

 

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How we can help...

We offer a number of guidance programs tailored to the needs of our students whether they are applying to secondary schools, therapeutic programs, colleges or graduate schools.

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