DESIGNWORLDS FOR COLLEGE & CAREERS

Set the Foundation for Success

“DESIGNWORLD FOR COLLEGE IS A RESULTS-ORIENTED, MULTI-LEVEL SERVICE WITH THE GOAL OF GETTING YOUR CHILD INTO THEIR 1ST-CHOICE COLLEGE.”

-Jane Cook, Saratoga, California
Son Brady Cook, University of Oregon

SERVICES

High School Freshman or Sophomore Program (Grade 9 [second semester only] or 10)

  • 8 monthly meetings or workshops, and web, email and phone support:
  • Planning for summer internships and other summer programs,
  • 1 learning/thinking styles online inventories and interpretive reports
  • 1 interpretation/educational strategy meeting with Dr. Ted Kahn

Covers up to 9 schools plus the UCs/CSUs (Grade 11 and 12) and College Freshman Course/Major Planning

  • Assess personal interests, strengths and personality type via personalized mapping and DWC SMART PLAN(tm) to identify prospective colleges and undergraduate programs that best fit each student.
  • Evaluate, expand, develop students academic , extra-curricular, leadership and special talents planning
  • Ongoing bi-monthly advisory meetings, weekly meetings in Senior year
  • CollegePlannerPro industry standard college planning and application project management software tool, customized inventories to assess student’s strengths, personality type, and potential college major/future career interests plus extensive interpretive reports
  • Resume and Activity List development
  • Coaching and editing for three UC application essays , Common Application
  • Essay and supplemental essays
  • College Research
  • Major/Career Review
  • Prepare for College Visits and Build strategic list
  • Interview Preparation
  • Admissions Advocacy
  • Application completion guidance and support
  • Communication with college representatives and departmental faculty