College Guidance Consulting Service

locationMilton, DE United States

James Kiger

Independent College Consultant
College Guidance Consulting Service

About me

With over 28 years of experience as a dedicated high school counselor, I have recently retired from my position and embarked on a new journey to provide personalized college consulting services to students like you.

Recognizing the need for individualized attention and tailored guidance, I established the College Guidance Consulting Service. My mission is to empower students and their families by providing comprehensive support, personalized strategies, and unwavering advocacy to ensure a successful college admissions journey.

At College Guidance Consulting Service, I believe that each student is unique, with their own dreams, aspirations, and strengths. I am committed to fostering a collaborative relationship with every student and their family, working closely together to develop a personalized roadmap for college success.

My consulting services are designed to address all aspects of the college application process. These include identifying potential colleges and universities that a

My roles and specialties

Business Consultant

College Advisement, College Financial Aid

What does the perfect job look like to you?

The perfect job for me would be an Educational Counselor or College Admissions Advisor specializing in working with High School juniors. In this role, I would have the opportunity to guide and support students through the crucial process of finding the perfect college fit.

My responsibilities would involve:

1. **Individualized Counseling:** Providing one-on-one counseling sessions to understand each student's academic strengths, interests, and aspirations. This personalized approach would allow me to tailor advice and suggestions based on their unique needs.

2. **College Exploration:** Assisting students in researching and exploring a wide range of colleges and universities. This would involve evaluating academic programs, campus culture, extracurricular activities, and other factors that contribute to a well-rounded college experience.

3. **Test Preparation and Academic Guidance:** Offering guidance on standardized test preparation, helping students enhance their academic performance, and advising on course selection to ensure they meet college admission requirements.

4. **Application Process Support:** Assisting students in preparing strong college applications, including writing compelling personal statements, assembling portfolios, and providing guidance on letters of recommendation.

5. **Financial Aid and Scholarships:** Advising students and their families on financial aid options, scholarship opportunities, and helping them navigate the complexities of the financ

Why do you do what you do?

Certainly, it's clear that my post-retirement involvement in education stems from a deep-rooted passion for the transformative power of learning. Having spent years in the field, I've witnessed firsthand the impact that education can have on individuals and society at large.

The decision to continue making a positive contribution is driven by a genuine desire to help students navigate the complexities of their educational journey. With a wealth of experience, I find fulfillment in sharing insights, providing guidance, and contributing to the growth and success of the next generation.

Staying engaged in education post-retirement allows me to remain intellectually stimulated and connected to evolving trends in the field. It's a continuous learning experience that, in turn, benefits the students I have the privilege to work with.

Moreover, there's a sense of community and shared purpose in working with students and fellow educators. Building meaningful relationships and leaving a positive imprint on the lives of others contribute to a lasting legacy—one that goes beyond a career and becomes a part of the broader educational narrative.

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