The Ivy Mind is college admissions consulting arm of Mind Power Enrichment and Experiential Learning (MEEL) Program founded by a graduate of The College Advising Program at Columbia University to simplify the college admissions process for 7th —12th grade students and to help them stand out from the crowd and realize their dream. He earned his certification after completion of The College Advising Program with a score of 99.2%. He is a professional mastery program graduate in advanced project management from Stanford University. He holds an MBA with concentration in advertising, marketing and management information systems (MIS) and a professional undergraduate honors degree with major specialization in accountancy. He is also an IT professional and holds diplomas' in Ecommerce (web technologies) Program and Oracle Specialist Program. He is a viral marketing expert as well and holds a diploma in Social Media Marketing. He has launched a number of ventures in the multicultural advertising, digital advertising, marketing, child literary, and information technology space.
Our hands-on Founder/CEO works as a coach and mentor to his students and their families throughout search, application, and decision-making process. He tours colleges every year and regularly attends college fairs and admissions conferences to stay on top of the latest college admissions trends. Given his all-round educational background and experience in versatile fields, he has a lot to offer to students who come from diverse backgrounds and have very different learning needs, strengths and interests with the proper guidance and care and he is highly skilled to deliver by planning individualized and customized College Admissions Strategy. He is a first generation immigrant based in Silicon Valley (California) and has successfully advised scores of students from versatile educational backgrounds get into their dream colleges. As a parent, he has been guiding his own kids since kindergarten. His son (who is two years ahead of his peers) skipped grades in elementary schools and even completed undergraduate and graduate level courses offered by MIT, Stanford University in computer science, mathematics, entrepreneurship etc. while he was still in high school. His daughter also skipped a grade in elementary school, won inter-school spelling bee and earned UC/CSU credits in Biology while still being in Junior High School.
The Ivy Mind is best suited for students and families who want specialized, expert advising in addition to project management of the entire application process. Students who have very specific goals in mind, including those who wishes to apply to selective universities and highly competitive programs, are best served by The Ivy Mind. Our services include three top notch college admissions counseling plans at affordable price points for students in grades 7 through 12 and a specialized 36-week SAT/ACT foundation study program for students in grades 7 to 9 to prepare for standardized college entrance tests and an alternate specialized SAT/ACT short term study program for students in grade 10 to 12 to prepare for standardized college entrance tests.