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Kids Are Giving Up on Elite Colleges—and Heading South

Kids Are Giving Up on Elite Colleges—and Heading South

“We are working around the clock with students to restructure their college lists as a result of the fallout,” says Christopher Rim, the CEO of college consulting firm Command Education. “One student we work with recently abandoned her yearslong dream of attending Columbia” because of ...
Parents Are Hiring Pricey Consultants to Help Kids Get Into College

Parents Are Hiring Pricey Consultants to Help Kids Get Into College

Many high school students are starting to get their acceptance or rejection letters from colleges. While it can be a stressful time for families, it's fueling a $3 billion industry of independent educational consultants with some parents spending $120,000 on services. NBC’s Morgan Radford ...
How the rich and famous fell for Miami

How the rich and famous fell for Miami

‘Even families who you would have considered to be a shoo-in are now looking for outside help to strengthen their applications,’ says Miami-based college admissions consultant Christopher Rim, founder of Command Education. He tells Spear’s he moved to Miami in 2021, in response to a spike in ...
Can You Reapply to a College After Being Rejected?

Can You Reapply to a College After Being Rejected?

Colleges reject applicants for various reasons. “It could be that their essay was terrible or their extracurricular descriptions were not properly formatted, or they forgot a letter of recommendation," says Christopher Rim, founder and CEO of the admissions firm Command Education.