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CLASS of ’19 – EXPERT ASSISTANCE and DEDICATED TIME to work on your COLLEGE ESSAYS and COMMON/COALITION APPLICATIONS!!
FALL SUNDAY WRITERS BLOCK SERIES starts AUGUST 19
Congratulations to our 2018 clients- especially those who were awarded Merit-based Scholarships! This year’s acceptances include: Northwestern, Georgia Tech, University of North Carolina, Emory, Cornell, NYU, Rice, University of Chicago, Washington University (WUSTL), Drexel, Tulane, Purdue, Ohio, Miami, Johns Hopkins, University of Florida, University of Arizona, Penn State, Villanova, Northeastern, SUNY-ESF, St. Johns, Colgate, Fordham, Swarthmore, Pittsburgh, Dickinson , Colorado, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, SUNY Stonybrook, Rochester Institute of Technology, Boston, Hobart & William Smith, Gettysburg, Temple, Denison, Howard, SUNY-Binghamton, Hamilton, George Washington, American, Indiana, SMU, James Madison, UF, and many more!
It is never too early to begin taking steps to ensure your student has a long-term strategic educational plan fostering a love of learning, building solid time management skills and establishing a directed path towards the undergraduate experience. Dr. Rabin personally guides her students to discover individual academic strengths and a intrinsically motivated passion for learning, ensuring a seamless transition to the undergraduate experience.
You’ll receive expert one-on-one academic advice and college application support (Common Application and Coalition Application) to realize your undergraduate and graduate college admissions goals. Dr. Rabin provides pre-college academic advising focused on exploration of majors and colleges to fit your strengths and interests. Comprehensive college admissions application support, common application and admissions essay review, customized scholarship search and financial aid negotiation. Bonnie specializes in STEM educational counseling, college applications and scholarships.
Discover unique STEM majors and careers. Your STEM path starts here with Bonnie R. Rabin, Ph.D. and Phyllis Serfaty, your STEM educational specialists!
Do you enjoy and excel in your science and math courses? Do you think you want to become a physician? Maybe you’ve learned to code and write APPs or were told you would make a great engineer? You’ll be surprised to know that there are STEM majors for students with overlapping interests in business, social sciences and even the arts. STEM admissions is unique. Create your strategic educational plan, conduct research and increase your chances of admissions and STEM scholarships.
FAFSA questions? Having spent three decades as a university professor, Bonnie has the inside experience and knowledge to negotiate and maximize your financial aid award! She understands how colleges set tuition and how universities allocate financial aid dollars to incoming and returning students. Bonnie will find appropriate targeted scholarships and position you for success in your scholarship application. She has extensive knowledge and success with STEM financial aid and scholarships.
CAMPUS VISITS Once your actual college research is complete, COLLEGE CAMPUS VISITS are encouraged and I invite you to reach out to discuss how to determine which colleges to visit as well as how to prepare for your campus visit and potential admissions interview. Spending time on a university campus is an essential part of the college planning process, providing you a…
Fall is College Fair season! Overnight Campus Visits Too! Sophomores and Juniors– It’s not too early to attend a college fair! (Seniors- by now I hope you have your short list of “reach”, “match” and “safeties” confirmed – but if not, please contact me ASAP to help narrow your list. Criteria: Academic, Social and Financial Fit) For 10th and…
Greetings!! ENERGY? In my back-to-school newsletter a few short weeks ago, I remarked at the enthusiasm we witness in our students during the initial days of school. It is my hope that your student’s passion for learning continues well beyond the first quarter. The realities of a challenging set of classes and a packed extracurricular schedule may require proactive adjustments….
Hello High School Seniors and Even My Middle School Students! In my earlier posts and videos, I discussed the holistic approach utilized by many colleges to review your application. Click to view College Application Tips There are many factors considered in evaluating your college application, including application essay(s). While students don’t need to be writing their college essay in 8th…