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McMillan Education is Boston’s foremost independent educational consultancy. For more than sixty years, we have helped families worldwide with independent boarding and day school, college, and graduate program planning. 

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We provide our students and families with an online collection of helpful, practical information that allows families to educate themselves at their own pace while simultaneously expecting timely guidance by their consultant.

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Don McMillan
Don McMillan, M.A., M.F.A. CEO

Along with his wife Sarah, Don manages the team of McMillan educational consultants and works directly with families across the country and throughout the world in school and college planning. Regularly quoted as an expert on education in major publications, Don also shares his experience as a sought-after speaker at national conferences.Get to know Don

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It's All About Trust
It's All About Trust

I then began talking less and listening more. I got to know them and they came to know me. Some actually would stop to talk with me in the halls, and gradually the leather jackets were thrown over the backs of the chairs and we all began learning. It’s all about trust.Read more


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