Your Personal College Consultant, Paul Kelly
8+ years as a Certified NJ Guidance Counselor
14 + years as a NJ public school English Teacher
Certified NJ English Teacher
M. A. New York University
M. A. Centenary University
B. A. Kean University
Help your teen put their best foot forward during the college admissions process.
Have our team develop an application profile of your teen, complete their resume and construct a custom action plan.
College Application Support
Private guidance counseling on specific areas of the application process
Common App essay writing
College interview strategies
Tutoring with English/Language Arts
Practicing for ACT and SAT tests
How We Work
We meet to strategize a plan for your teen's collegiate future.
From our location or via video conferencing, we will implement the custom college preparation plan prepared for your teen in one or a series of sessions.
Your teen graduates high school with a bright future in a college that is best suited for them and your wallet.
"Paul's unique combination of talents having been an English teacher, plus his studies as counselor allow him to really connect very well with both the student and parents. Paul is always ready and happy to address all of our questions and takes the necessary time to bring all of us to the same page."
CECILIA I. / PARENT
"Our experience working with Paul has been very positive, Paul had tailored made a program to support Diego according to his own needs and expectations. Paul has helped Diego excel in his assignments. Paul is an excellent counselor and has helped Diego make the best decisions when it comes to class selection and skill building activities."
VICTOR S. / PARENT
Make the most of your free time this Spring/Summer 2022
Common App. essay bootcamp
Come with your laptop, leave with a finished essay, and get the stress off your plate.
Brainstorm, outline, draft, edit, finish.
June/July/August: Mon-Fri 9am-1pm or 1-5pm
Reserve your slot – in-person or virtual
Please RSVP to PaulKelly@CollegeEdgeNJ.com or 917-670-8022.
Fee: $300 (cash, check, Mastercard/Visa) per student/session
We focus our time with your teen on any of the following:
Common App essay editing
Creating a college list
Work on specific projects such as essays, debates, and etc.
$75 per hour
Up to 4 hours a month of college counseling and support with our team.
The Comprehensive College Edge 12-month Program.
Set your teen for success by setting up a college plan when they are lower classmen in high school.
Funds paid to College Edge Counseling Services are non-refundable. We accept cash, check, and Mastercard/Visa