Strategy Consulting

Leader in education consulting since 2007.

Constructing an educational roadmap to maximize future opportunities.

In this program, we encourage students to discover and achieve their potential. Under the coaching and guidance of their consultants, students take their present challenges as opportunities to cultivate emotional intelligence and soft skills and construct a strategic plan to meet the academic and personal goals they set. By laying this groundwork, we prime students for success in high school, in college, and beyond.

We work long-term with students from the 1st to the 12th grade, guiding them toward the best educational opportunities every step of the way.


  • Exploring your interests, passions, and strengths
  • Mapping out your future
  • Finding schools of best fit to develop target school list
  • Planning for application deadlines
  • Setting personal development goals


  • Assessing academic achievement
  • Planning course selection, including IB/AP options
  • Setting and tracking academic goals
  • Providing vocabulary enrichment resources and reading list
  • Recommending academic competitions

Extra-curricular Involvement

  • Balancing academic and extracurricular activities
  • Optimizing sports involvement (if applicable; eg. athletic recruiting or scholarships)
  • Accumulating field-specific experience (eg. part-time work, non-profit organizations, volunteering opportunities)
  • Managing in-school involvement (i.e. clubs, teams, councils, etc.)
  • Exploring summer programs

Emotional Intelligence & Leadership Development

  • Improving intrinsic motivation
  • Developing effective time management
  • Strengthening stress management skills
  • Increasing leadership potential and influence ability
  • Building productive support systems

Our Packages

(5th-12th Grades)

Free initial consultation

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We offer a free initial consultation to discuss your academic plans and answer any questions you may have.

Strategy Consulting

Senior Consultant: $8,000/year

We coach students toward their educational goals. Students meet their consultant on a monthly basis to plan a personalized, long-term strategy for their academic and professional careers.

Premium Consulting


This program is an intensive version of our strategy consulting, including meetings on a more regular basis with a consultant, and frequent diagnostics and workshops. This service has limited availability.

*All of our packages are available in-office or via Skype.

Free Initial Consultation

Ivy Global offers a free, half-hour initial consultation with an education consultant on school admissions or for academic advice. The consultation is available in-person at one of our office locations or online via Skype.

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Meet Our Consultants

Junho Suh

Director of College Counseling

Junho has led Ivy Global's College Counseling division since 2007. He has personally helped over 500 students navigate the college admissions process, and has helped dozens get into top colleges such as Harvard, Princeton, Yale, Cornell, Columbia, and MIT. Junho has a passion for changing education, and wants to help students through the entire college admissions process, beyond just test preparation.

Grant Hansen

Grant Hansen graduated with a B.A. in Performance Theatre and Comprehensive Communications before moving to Beijing, China where he spent years working with students to develop their public speaking ability, coach them on writing and performance, and equip them for studies in the United States and Canada. He served as Foreign Teacher Liaison for two years at the number one high school in Beijing, Ren Da Fu Zhong, before spending a year at Renmin University designing courses in Advanced Public Speaking and Play Production while presenting educational lectures with an entertaining twist. Now in Los Angeles, he merges his love of education and communication by working as an educational consultant and creative freelancer. He is passionate about all forms of communication from on-camera hosting to interview technique and everything in between. He engages with students so they can discover their unique stories and helps them communicate that story to others. In his spare time he loves all things music and hiking, Apple technology and competing in trivia-contests with aspirations to both host and compete on Jeopardy!

Moon Oh

Moon is an integral member of the consulting team. She has helped students gain admission to the top private schools and universities in the U.S. and Canada. Moon's extensive experience in the field of education spans from private school admissions and guidance counselling, to classroom teaching and public speaking coaching. As a graduate of the dual-degree Concurrent Education program at Queen's University, Moon enjoys working with students of all ages to provide exceptional educational support and help them reach their utmost potential.

Kevin An

Kevin has extensive, first-hand experience in helping students get accepted to the top U.S. colleges including Harvard, Stanford and Georgetown. As a tutor, he has worked with nine students who obtained a perfect score on the SATs and guided countless students with their applications. He has also helped students get accepted to medical schools, law schools, and dental schools. Through patience, experience, and organized planning, Kevin is able to effectively mentor students with career counseling as well as the college admissions process.

Our Results and Reviews

Here is a partial list of some of the top colleges where Ivy Global students have been accepted. (The numbers indicate the number of students.)

  • 33Harvard University
  • 16Yale University
  • 18Princeton University
  • 3MIT
  • 3Caltech
  • 3Stanford University
  • 19University of Pennsylvania
  • 26Cornell University
  • 9Johns Hopkins University
  • 26NYU and Stern Business
  • 3University of Oxford
  • 2University of Cambridge
  • 17Columbia University
  • 13Brown University
  • 19Dartmouth College
  • 6Duke University
  • 18UC Berkeley
  • 13University of Chicago

…and many more!

Harvard!!! Just wanted to thank you and your firm, without whom this would not be possible for me."

Benjamin L.

"I got into Harvard, Princeton, Stanford, Dartmouth and Duke!!!!!!!!! Thank you so much for everything and Hallelujah!!!"

Lydia L.

Why Ivy Global Consulting?

Strong Track Record

Proven results.

We’ve helped over 500 students in the last 10 years. Our results prove the effectiveness of our approach.

Demonstrated Expertise

Leaders in the field.

Our consultants know the admissions process inside and out and have successfully navigated every application.

Strategic Planning

Optimize your application.

We know what to do at every step of the application process to maximize your chances of acceptance.

Genuine Interest

We take it personally.

Our consultants have a genuine concern for your success and well-being, and we want for you to reach your potential.

World-Class Experience

A diverse clientele.

We help students locally in our offices and overseas via Skype. Our clients include students from all over the US and Canada, and additionally China, Korea, Dubai, Italy, and many more.

Holistic Approach

Beyond college admissions

We advise students on academic, mental, and emotional growth in order to secure academic success, a fulfilling career, and continual personal growth.

Expert Advice

What you need to know.

We help students from various educational backgrounds achieve their academic goals. We are equipped to support you wherever you are and however you need.

Comprehensive Help

A one-stop shop.

We coach students through our consulting program, and our test prep is well-built & personalized, using our published materials to help students in our offices and abroad.

Ivy Global offers free seminars addressing common questions and looming concerns among students and parents today. Topics include: understanding the competitive college admissions process, 21st century career trends, and more!

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