Be ready to make a Smart College Choice
The College Admission Bootcamp is an interactive course by top college counselors to guide you on how to apply to college with confidence
Led by a consortium of top college counselors and ex-admissions directors
The College Application Bootcamp (CAB) is based on years of knowledge from admissions directors, certified education planners, and top college counselors. It helps students and their families quickly go from an idea to execution on what can be a difficult journey of applying to college. CAB is designed to be both educational and active by getting students started hands-on with clear guidance on all the steps to take.
CAB features speakers across the spectrum of needs including general admissions, financial aid, and other cases like student athletes and visual or performing arts majors. If you have a need, chances are CAB has it covered.
College Admissions Bootcamp helps students quickly gain skills and confidence to:
Create a Great
Students will learn about the key factors going into creating a winning list and start on their own list so they are setup for success.
Understand the Admissions Process
Bootcamp covers both the big picture as well as getting students started on the main tools like the CommonApp, UC and Cal State school applications and more.
Master College Essays
In an age of ChatGPT, the Bootcamp covers what admissions officers look for in essays and how to ace them. Students will also start their essays during the Bootcamp.
College Application Bootcamp Overview
Upcoming Bootcamp Dates:
July 10th - sold out
July 24th - 12 spots left!
CAB is a 2 week course of core sessions with optional topics. Parents are welcome to attend the main sessions so the family has clear information.
Week 1 is the core with live online classes on key topics like the Admissions Overview, Creating a College List, College Testing, Starting Applications, Financial Aid, and More. CAB uses a "Learn & Do" model with plenty of Q&A so each student completes admissions work along the way.
Week 2 includes optional sessions and you can attend as many as you like. Sessions include Student Athletics, Visual & Performing Arts, Applying to Highly Selective Schools and more!
Bootcamp also includes a mock ACT or SAT exam so students can accurately assess progress and have a clear study plan.
In addition to ample Q&A during the sessions, you will also have an office hour with one of our college counselors for any specific questions or guidance.
I want to learn more about the College Admissions Bootcamp
What does college counseling typically cover?There are a wide variety of topics to meet special cases, but college counseling usually covers the most important admissions topics with a clear, guided process informed by both data on admissions and knowledge from the field. Topics include College Admissions Overview & Testing Building a Well-Balanced College List How to Apply using The Common App Master Your College Essays Financial Aid Overview Other special topics College Click experts can cover include: How Athletic Recruitment Works Visual and Performing Arts: BFA vs. BA. Portfolio & Audition Tips Pre-med programs and best practices Cal State, UC and Canadian Schools Essay Brainstorming Resume Building Applying to Highly-Selective Schools To learn more, see our services.
What does college counseling provide?Expert college counselors are trained professionals, certified by national associations, who can guide students and families to have a clear, effective admissions process to get accepted to a best fit college. College choice is a combination of academic, social, and economic decisions. Often, parents and students use inaccurate word-of-mouth or outdated knowledge and a non-strategic approach to applying to schools. College Click professionals help walk students and their families through how college admissions really works with insights gleaned from top experts in the field and accurate data about admissions and college programs. If you care about getting good counsel and have the benefit of top educational planners then college counseling may be right for you.
Who is the team behind College Click?College Click is a team of top college counselors, ex-admission officers, and education planners who have pooled their knowledge and experience from helping over 1,000 families "navigate the game" of applying to college. College Click includes professional who are certified education planners (CEP) - the highest professional certification available for college counselors. Learn more about the team here. College Click also has a significant partner network that depending on needs, can bring in the right expertise for any special or unique circumstances.