Students need expert guidance as they follow their unique paths to college. Layman College Consulting walks with students at each stage of college planning. Specializing in test preparation services since 2011 and college consulting since 2015, we offer professional assistance to students in the following areas:

  • Making the most of high school years
  • Building a list of good-match colleges
  • Discovering best-fit careers through aptitude and interest assessments via YouScience
  • Preparing for the PSAT, SAT, and ACT
  • Completing applications that best reflect the student's identity, including guidance through the college essay process
  • Navigating financial aid
  • Planning for creative post-secondary experiences (gap year, planned transfers, wherever a student's personal path may lead)

Elease Layman, our founder and primary independent educational consultant, is an associate member of Independent Educational Consultants Association (IECA) and a member of the Southern Association for College Admission Counseling (SACAC) and of the Potomac and Chesapeake Association for College Admission Counseling (PCACAC). She is currently completing an Independent Educational Consultant certificate program through the University of California, Irvine.

Layman College Consulting is proud to support the following community and charitable organizations: