Ducerus College Planning Services
Industry leader in college
planning and preparation.

Learn best practices for college admissions, financial aid, selecting colleges, and determining your financial needs.

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College planning consultants in your area

There's a lot that goes into planning for college and we've made it our business to become the leading name in the college planning process. For over 20 years, we've helped make college a reality for high school students and their families. Our comprehensive approach covers everything from resume building to career assessments. In addition, we pride ourselves on providing resources and financial knowledge to help students pay for college.

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Our College Planning Services Include


By working with students and families, our services pave the way for greater success in your student's higher education. From personalized career path assessments to creating compelling student profiles that attract top interest, our expert college planning services open the door to an assortment of financial and academic options.


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By optimizing the college application and admissions process, our unique approach saves families more time and money than if they were to attempt the process on their own. Services include college selection, financial analysis (cost / savings comparisons), application essay advisement, letters of recommendation gathering, and applications follow up.


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Regardless of income level, we understand that your primary concern is how to pay for college without going broke. Our FAFSA consulting and college scholarship services are just a few of the ways we help you afford tuition for one or more students. Our experienced advisors look at your financial picture overall to help you understand all financial options available to you.


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What to expect at our free workshops?


By offering the community free in-person 75-minute workshops, we have become a trusted extension of education professionals, in particular, high school counselors. We expand on the advice they provide your students, thus preparing them further for college applications. Topics covered include:

Send Your Children to Their Dream School No Matter Your Income.

How to send your child to their dream school… without getting trapped in a financial nightmare of high rate, high payment, and massive debt.

How to double, or in some cases triple, your eligibility for FREE grant money.

How to double, or in some cases triple, your eligibility for FREE grant money as well as mistakes to avoid when applying for FAFSA, grants, scholarships or loans.

Discover the Five Greatest Myths about College Planning.

The 5 greatest myths about planning for college – and why listening to other parents or a guidance counselor could cost you big time.

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Ducerus College Planning Services

Industry leader in college
planning and preparation.

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Pay For College Without Going Broke


Paying for college is typically the biggest roadblock on one's path to a higher education. What makes Ducerus different is that we keep in mind that every family’s financial situation is different, including your own. While you can find a wealth of financial aid and academic information online, none of it will take into consideration your family’s size, finances, etc. Nor can these online recourses reflect your student's potential living arrangements, social needs and career goals. At Ducerus, however, you can count on our academic and financial experts to offer personalized solutions for paying for THE RIGHT college for your student without going broke.

The Ducerus Difference


Every child can be empowered to identify, pursue, & achieve the future they desire. Ducerus guides, enlightens, and enriches the lives of families through communication and strategic planning with the goal of providing them with peace of mind. Our events are always well-attended and exceed expectations through our passion, honesty, and reliability. It is our passionate belief that every child deserves a higher education. We are united as a group of highly trained advisors and educational specialists whose purpose is to guide, enlighten, and ultimately enrich the lives of families nationwide. Our goal is to be the No. 1 College Planning Services in your area. So when you ask yourself, "Where can I find College Planning Services near me?"... think no further than Ducerus!

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Want to join one of our free workshops, but live outside the area?

No problem! We have the ability to work with you and your student remotely to provide the same level of one-on-one services. Simply request a free evaluation to find out more about our remote college planning services.

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Every Student Deserves A Chance!

Our philosophy at Ducerus is that every student deserves the chance to attend college. For over twenty years, our staff has worked to make this a reality for many families. We not only offer personalized solutions, but help you implement them as well. From FAFSA forms to college essays, we’re with you every step of the journey both before and during college.

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