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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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Brendon Welker
Brendon Welker, MALS Educational Consultant

Brendon brings over 20 years of experience working with students and families in schools as an admission director, educator, coach, dorm parent and educational consultant. His extensive admission expertise extends from the school process to college planning. Brendon enjoys working with a wide range of students, including international students, athletes, and those who enjoy the arts.Get to know Brendon

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Possible Educational Paths - Part II
Possible Educational Paths - Part II

Earlier in this two-part blog, I mused about the connection between my wife’s education and her accomplishments as a female executive in the male-dominated commercial real estate business. My conclusion was that both her private schooling before college and her collegiate experience at an all-women’s college, have played significant roles in her career success.Read more

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2018 College Acceptance List
2018 College Acceptance List

Once again we are proud to be sending students to a broad range of best-fit colleges, including not only the Ivies but technical schools like Caltech, arts schools like Parsons, and foreign institutions like McGill in Canada and Edinburgh in Scotland. Within the US, our students will be heading to schools across the country this fall, ranging from Bates in Maine, to U Miami in Florida, and seven schools in the University of California system - and almost everywhere in between.Read more

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