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A-List Education - AJ Nemecek - Anglo-American - ArborBridge - Aristotle Circle - CATES - College Goals - College Prospects of America - Greene's Tutorial College - InTuition - Jon Tabbert Associates - Kaplan Test Prep - Karen Berlin Ishii - Mayflower Educational Consultants - The Studyworks - Uni in the USA - University Prep - USApplicants

A-List Education UK—Test Preparation & US College Admissions Consultants


+44 (0) 203 004 8101

A-List is an elite educational consultancy, founded by Ivy League graduates. We have worked with 10,000+ students globally, publish our proprietary textbooks and online learning tools, employ a staff of passionate educators, train teachers at top schools and are frequently recognised as a leader in US education innovation. A-List UK offers this wealth of knowledge and expertise to UK-based students planning to study in the US. We can guide you through the entire US university application process including test prep (SAT/ACT), selecting colleges, writing college essays and applications, and financial aid and scholarships. Our approach is customised to meet your specific needs.

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AJ Nemecek Educational Consultancy

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+44 (0)1225 336 348

AJ Nemecek Educational Consultancy assists students interested in HE in the USA.  Anthony Nemecek, former Director of EAS, The US-UK Fulbright Commission, has over 25 years of experience in international education. Anthony has assisted thousands of students in realising their goal to study in the USA. Co-author of Uni in the USA, published by the Good Schools Guide, author of numerous articles concerning US education and with frequent appearances on national and international news/radio programmes, Anthony has established himself as an authoritative source on US higher education. Services provided can include: Assessment, University selection, Organisation strategies, Application assistance, Essay review, Advocacy, Pre-departure orientation, etc. 


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ArborBridge ( has helped students from over 30 different countries and all six continents maximize their potential score on the SAT, ACT, and Subject Tests. Their students have seen SAT point increases exceeding 600 points and gained admission to top colleges like Stanford, Cal Tech, NYU, Columbia, Penn, Georgetown, and Northwestern, among many others. ArborBridge tutoring is live, one-on-one, and delivered online by elite American tutors using ArborBridge's proprietary SAT/ACT curriculum, specifically designed for online tutoring. ArborBridge strives to make test preparation as efficient as possible so that students can quickly reach their potential. Interested students may email to inquire about complimentary demonstration lessons and diagnostic exams.

Aristotle Circle - Educational Consultant


+1 (917) 903-2690

Aristotle Circle is an innovative advisory service that specializes in admissions to US schools and Universities. We work with over 200 leading admissions experts from around the country, including former Ivy League admissions professionals and the most successful and respected experts on admissions. In special admission circumstances, such as athletic recruitment, artistic placements or for students with learning differences, our experts can provide the rare and accurate insight that students and their families may not even realize they need. Our experts work on an hourly basis, or offer full admissions packages, depending on the family’s needs and desires.

CATES - Test Tutor & Educational Consultant

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+44 (0)207 016 8967

As a full-service test preparation and admissions support company in New York and London, CATES aims to provide people with the tools and resources they need to transform their lives. Unlike organizations with a one-size-fits-all approach, our expert tutors design programs tailored to each student’s specific strengths and weaknesses, giving them the strategies and knowledge of content they need to succeed. Our admissions experts can then also guide students through the entire college process, from choosing the right schools to crafting their essays. Contact us today to register for one of our free mock tests or for a free consultation!

College Goals - Educational Consultant


+1 401-454-4585

College Goals is a highly qualified university admission consulting practice providing comprehensive counseling to international families interested in higher education opportunities in the United States and Britain. We are a former Ivy League Associate Dean; two Associate Directors in Admission at major American universities who coordinated the review of international applicants; and an educator with expertise in test preparation and alternative learning options. Our students not only get in, they thrive! Evening and weekend internet and phone-based counseling is available to students and parents, providing accessible, rapid, responsive, personal guidance and support throughout the college search and application process.

College Prospects of America - Sports Scholarships Consultant


+44 (0)1582 712 364

Since 1990, the British branch of College Prospects of America has helped over 1800 students (including UK-based Americans) who play soccer, tennis, golf, track & field, basketball and many other sports to gain scholarships at hundred of colleges and universities throughout the United States. CPOA also offers an academic placement service for American citizens. If you want to study in the US, check out our website for more details. 

Greene's Tutorial College - Test Tutor and Educational Consultant


+44 (0)1865 248308

For over 45 years, Greene’s has helped thousands of students prepare for, and apply to, university. Our services are specifically designed to support UK-educated students applying to the US and include SAT I and SAT II tutoring, application advice, personal statement writing, and interview practice. Most of our students apply to British as well as US universities and our expertise lies in preparation for the range of aptitude tests required by the most competitive universities and selective courses. We work with students in person, online, and at schools.

InTuition - International Student & Sports Scholarships

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+44 (0)8456 034 054

InTuition Scholarships provides access for UK students to International and Sports Scholarships at over 100 universities in the USA exclusively available to students enrolled in our programme. Our scholarship programme is designed for students who are interested in beginning or continuing an undergraduate career in the prestigious American higher educational system. We can offer you the complete service for finding a minimum of 10 international or 9 sports scholarship opportunities, process your application, assist in securing visa status and even assist in competitive flights to the States.  For our Sports scholarships, we run a two-week, expenses paid camp in Florida each year with Sports departments from Universities who are invited to watch and meet potential scholarship students.

Jon Tabbert Associates - Educational Consultant


+44 (0)207 491 8085

Jon Tabbert Associates is a UK-based educational advising organization offering information, guidance and assistance to British, American and international students applying to universities in the United States. Staffed by a team of experienced former American university admission officers, JTA provides hands-on support with all aspects of the application for admission process, including: identifying appropriate universities, reviewing application essays, advising on the SAT, offering guidance on financial aid, reviewing the role of the student’s school in the application process and so forth. Over the past thirteen years, clients have been accepted to leading universities across the United States: Harvard, Princeton, Yale, Columbia, Brown, Penn, Cornell, Dartmouth, Stanford, Duke, Chicago, UC-Berkeley, Northwestern, Georgetown and many more. One-off, ongoing and essay support services are available.

Kaplan Test Prep

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+44 (0)207 930 3130

Study with Kaplan and benefit from 75 years of SAT test preparation experience, and the combined expertise of our elite faculty. All of our instructors have scored at or above the 90th percentile in the exam they are teaching, ensuring that you are learning from the best!

Our experience means that we can offer a unique combination of realistic testing experiences, expertly-trained teachers and quality study materials. We’ll guide you step-by-step to achieve your best possible score, helping you get into a University of your choice! A variety of courses are on offer, including classroom courses, private tuition, online course options, practice tests, US admissions consulting and free practice material. 

We personalise our approach with each student through unique features such as Kaplan’s SMART reports™, making sure you have the right preparation to ace the exam on test day!

Karen Berlin Ishii Premier Tutoring and Test Preparation

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Karen Berlin Ishii, a graduate of Brown University with over 25 years' experience as a teacher and test preparation tutor, teaches in-person in New York, in London seminars – and internationally by videochat – for the PSAT, SAT, ACT, ISEE, SSAT, SHSAT, GRE, TOEFL and more. Karen customizes winning test-taking techniques and strategies to each student's level and learning style, for an engaging learning experience that is personalized, purposeful, energized and keenly focused on achievement. Accessible and flexible, Karen coordinates closely with students and their parents to fine-tune lessons and coaching, empowering all with solid skills, knowledge and confidence.

Mayflower Educational Consultants

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+44 (0)7521 428 478

Mayflower Education is a higher education consulting company, specialising in advising students and parents on higher education opportunities in the United States. Our knowledge, experience and dedication to our customers allows us to expertly guide students through the process of identifying goals, selecting a university or college, completing applications and preparing for success at an American institution. Mayflower’s consultants have all experienced university life in the States first-hand, and assisted students from all backgrounds. We offer a variety of packages to fit every budget. Contact us today and we will discuss your priorities and develop a programme to meet your needs. 

The Studyworks - Admissions Test Tutor & Educational Consultant


Tutor: Michèle Collias, BA (hons) JD (cum laude)

+44 (0)207 402 9877

Established in London in 1984, the Studyworks offers SAT and ACT preparation and application essay guidance to American and European educated students seeking admission to US universities. Our courses prepare students in all aspects of standardised exams including substance, timing, essay writing, and multiple choice strategies and techniques. Our students improve their SAT scores from 100 - 300 points and gain admission to Ivy League and other top universities. We offer classroom courses and private tuition both in central London and at: ACS Cobham, Egham & Hillingdon; Cheltenham Ladies College; Christ's Hospital; Downe House; Eton; Harrow; St Marys Ascot; Sevenoaks; Southbank; TASIS; and The Harrodian. For your SAT SUCCESS, Prepare with the BEST.

Uni in the USA

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Brought to you by Good Schools Guide 

Uni in the USA is the definitive UK guide to US universities, containing reviews of over 65 different universities plus detailed guidance on how to choose a university, how to apply and how to pay for it. This new 2012 edition, which has been trebled in size, was written by British students - based on hundreds of student interviews - with Anthony Nemecek, former Fulbright Director of Advising.

Available in print from good bookshops or for just £17.99. Also available as an eBook for Kindle, iPad, smartphones, PCs and Macs via Amazon's Kindle store. Electronic versions contain bonus information on universities in Europe, Asia and beyond. Don’t go West without it!



University Prep


Kate Wallace, London Director of Admissions

+44 (0)20 7590 7437 

University Prep is a US organisation that offers three-week summer programs at Columbia, Yale, UC Berkeley and University of Chicago. Students will receive intensive tuition in the SAT, be introduced to the ACT and provided with information, advice and guidance on college selection, application, financial aid and scholarships. Students undertake four days of tours around nearby colleges to improve their knowledge and understanding of US institutions and refine their choices. For students who wish to have University Prep test tuition and application advice but remain in the UK; Richmond ,The American International University in London will be operating a two week program in Summer 2014. For more information, please visit or contact us.

USApplicants - Admissions Test Tutor & Educational Consultant


+44 (0)207 351 0507

USApplicants provides highly bespoke tuition and advice across the three core areas of the American university admissions process: SAT I & II/ACT tuition, college selection, and application preparation. Our experienced and friendly tutors are recent graduates from Ivy League and other top-tier colleges. We offer relevant and honest insight, instruction, and support to students who are often balancing their UK exam commitments with the unfamiliar process of applying to the US--with great results. For students in London, we can arrange private lessons in your home at times convenient for you; for those outside London, we offer residential placements and online tuition. We require no contracted hours – we are guided by your need, and will tailor our services to help all our students realize their own potential.

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