College Planning PROGRAM


At IvyMax, our College Planning Program is tailored for middle and high school students aiming for academic and personal success. Inspired by the wisdom of figures like Nelson Mandela and educational experts such as Mae Brown, our program is designed like a strategic and pragmatic coach for a star athlete. We empower students by strengthening their intellectual abilities (IQ) and simultaneously enhancing their emotional (EQ) and leadership intelligence (LQ). These elements are crucial for top-tier college preparation and personal growth.

Curriculum Tailoring:

Making curriculum choices that leverage your strengths.

GPA Enhancement:

Offering courses and tactics to mitigate your weaknesses.

Skill Refinement:

Enhancing study skills and daily habits to maximize academic performance.

Standardized Test Preparation:

Thorough preparation for the PSAT®, SAT® Subject, and AP® Tests to help you achieve top scores.

Beyond Academics


Extracurricular Activities

At IvyMax, we understand that extracurricular activities are more than just hobbies; they are a platform for demonstrating commitment, passion, and leadership potential. Our counselors work closely with you to:

  • Identify Your Interests: We help you discover activities that match your passions and academic goals, from sports and arts to science clubs and more.
  • Strategic Involvement: Guide you in selecting activities that align with your college aspirations and showcase your strengths to admissions committees.
  • Skill Enhancement: Provide opportunities to develop skills such as teamwork, time management, and communication, which are crucial for college and beyond.


Leadership Development​

Developing leaders for tomorrow starts today. Our leadership development initiatives focus on nurturing a blend of emotional intelligence and practical skills:

  • Leadership Workshops: Interactive sessions that cover essential leadership traits like empathy, decision-making, and ethical leadership.
  • Community Service Projects: Opportunities to lead and organize community initiatives that make a difference and reflect your leadership style and values.
  • Mentorship Programs: Connecting you with industry leaders and professionals to provide guidance, inspire growth, and broaden your perspectives.


Summer Programs

Summer is a critical time for deepening knowledge and standing out in the college application process. IvyMax helps you make the most of your summers through:

  • Program Selection Advice: Assistance in choosing summer programs that align with your academic interests, whether they are local, national, or international.
  • Application Assistance: Support in crafting compelling applications for competitive programs, including essay guidance and recommendation strategies.
  • Skill-Building: Opportunities to engage in intensive workshops or courses that focus on specific skills like coding, writing, or scientific research.

What our Students say their experience?

Hear directly from our students about their experiences with our programs and how these opportunities have positively influenced their academic journeys.

Lucas G.

High School Senior

“The College Planning Program at IvyMax provided me with clear direction and expert advice on navigating the college admissions landscape. The personalized strategies we developed made me feel confident and prepared. Thanks to this program, I have a solid plan for my future and have been accepted to several top universities.”

Sofia R.

High School Senior

“Joining the College Planning Program was one of the best decisions of my high school career. The comprehensive support from selecting the right schools to crafting my applications was phenomenal. The insights and guidance I received were instrumental in helping me secure a place at my dream college.”

Aaron M.

High School Senior

“IvyMax’s College Planning Program truly stands out for its depth of knowledge and personalized attention. The program not only helped me identify colleges that fit my interests and goals but also equipped me with the tools to excel in the competitive application process. I’m grateful for the incredible support that made such a daunting task manageable and successful.”

Interested in our program?

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