I grew up an only child, always extremely aware of the microscope through which my parents constantly observed me. Our household was clean, orderly, and calm, and perhaps as a result, I was a quiet and reserved little girl, particularly in school. My mother loves to remind me of a report card from the 2nd grade when I received a slightly lower mark for behavior.Read more
Education unlocks your child’s potential
It’s never too early to begin planning your child’s education. Regardless of age, your child will benefit from McMillan Education’s expertise in all levels and types of education and their specialized knowledge of children, adolescents, and young adults.
Searching for the right independent day or boarding school where your child will thrive can be a daunting task. We develop meaningful, long-term relationships with families like yours to explore a range of educational settings until together we discover the right school fit for your child.
Your child deserves a successful and personally fulfilling college search experience. With the whirlwind of disinformation and the external pressures circulating around your child, the promise of a de-stressed, well-informed college process that produces results may seem impossible. It’s well within your reach with our seasoned and caring college counselors.
We understand that the decision to pursue a graduate degree is a life-changing choice that should provide the foundation for your future vocational success and personal fulfillment. Learn more about how we can help you reach your goals.
Who We Are
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, crisis planning and graduate program planning.
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 counselor.
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Carolyn is a highly experienced educator who brings her extensive expertise in admission, learning differences and special education to her work in school and college planning. Carolyn enjoys working with students from pre-kindergarten through the college undergraduate years.Get to know Carolyn
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So proud of our class of entering freshmen as they matriculate at a wide range of over 90 best-fit colleges, ranging from coast to coast, including large universities like UCLA and Michigan, small liberal arts colleges like Colorado College and Middlebury, the Ivy League, Institutes of Technology and Arts Schools, and several in the UK and Canada.Read more