Services for the Countdown to College

Please email: Kathy Rose at for specific information about any of the services we offer.

Private Consultation

  • Individual consultation
  • Target Group: Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors
  • $100 per hour
    *Typically to complete a college application requires five to six hours.

Group Seminars

  • Getting Ready for the College Application
  • Target Group:  Juniors and Rising Seniors
  • Duration: 4 days – 3 hours per day

Description: Each day we will cover a different aspect of the college application in order to be the most competitive applicant.  The process, the applications, essays, resumes, teacher recommendations and financial aid will be covered ending with a
parent/student round table.

One Day Seminars

Writing the College Admission Essay

A college admission essay differs from an English assignment or and SAT/ACT writing exercise.  Get your College Admissions essays in shape to make your application competitive.

  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Target audience:  Rising Seniors

What are College Admissions Officers looking for in an application?

Learn how to make a college application stand out and be competitive.

  • Duration:  4 hours
  • Target Audience:  High School Students; Parents

College Admissions to Highly Selective Schools?

79% of college applications apply to the top 1% of colleges.  Learn how to make your application stand out and competitive.

  • Duration:  4 hours
  • Target audience:  High School Sophomores, Juniors and Rising Seniors

*Parents/Students must sign up for the seminars in advance.  There is no guaranteed admission into a university.  College Catalyst serves as a guide to both parents and students, but in no way does the work for the students.  Refunds only if cancellation is in 24 hours in advance.