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Stop being nervous about the college application process for your teen.

Work with a personal college consultant driven to guide you and your teen to their ideal school.

Your Personal College Consultant, Paul Kelly

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

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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

  • College Selection

  • Application timeline/deadlines

  • Common App essay writing

  • College interview strategies

Academic Preparation

  • Tutoring with English/Language Arts

  • Practicing for ACT and SAT tests

  • Resume preparation

Financial Resources

  • Scholarship research

  • FAFSA completion 

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Your teen can work with Paul at his location or by videoconferencing.

How We Work

You Call

Call or text us at
to set up a consultation.

We Meet

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.

They Succeed

Your teen graduates high school with a bright future in a college that is best suited for them and your wallet.

We Work


"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."


"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."



Don't let your busy work schedule stop you from providing the support your teen needs to correctly select and apply to their colleges.

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Upcoming Events

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FREE 30 minute ZOOM meeting to see if we are are good fit for you.

Call, text or email us today.

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With a current student to guidance counselor ratio of 241:1 in our NJ public high schools, your teen will not receive the personalized college admission support they crucially need.



We focus our time with your teen on any of the following:

  • Tutoring English and Language Arts, school projects, essays, debates, etc.

  • Common App essay editing

  • Creating a college list
  • FAFSA assistance

$50 per hour

Funds paid to College Edge Counseling Services are non-refundable. We accept cash, check, and Mastercard/Visa


Prepare Your Teen To Go To The Best Colleges Suited For Them.

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