Help For First-Generation College Applicants

Mark shares an article with advice for first-generation college applicants navigating the admission process.

College Admissions Coach Visits Caltech

Mark visits the California Institute of Technology, or Caltech, to discuss this incredibly exclusive school.

College Admissions Expert Interviews Campus Tour Guide

Mark interviews Nathan, a tour guide at Occidental College in Los Angeles, California.

Educational Consultant on Co-Ed Bathrooms: You Get Used to ‘Em

Mark takes the mystique out of co-ed bathrooms, which are being adopted by many schools with no apparent ill effect.

Can Educational Consultants and High School Counselors Work Together? I Say Yes.

When I worked in college admissions one of my responsibilities was to work closely with high school counselors. I loved the relationships that I forged with the counselors and came to understand their passion for helping their students transition to higher education. Now that I have changed sides of the table to become an educational […]

MIT Celebrates Pi Day by Sending Out Admissions Letters

You can’t say that MIT doesn’t have a sense of humor. As well as a pretty big film budget. Take a look at the video they released on Pi Day this year.  It features drones.  And admissions decisions. Mark Montgomery Educational Consultant

Educational Consultant on Religious Colleges

Mark speaks about the options for religious students searching for colleges to attend.

Educational Consultant Says Research the Research Program

Mark advises students not to take “research” at face value when considering a college.