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Discover the Value of IECA Membership

IECA is the professional organization for independent educational consultants working in private practice. For 36 years IECA has helped its members serve families in educational decisions that include colleges, local day and boarding schools; schools or programs for students with learning or therapeutic needs; international placements, summer opportunities, and graduate and professional schools.

How an Independent Educational Consultant Helps Your Family
Finding the right school or college is one of the most important decisions your family will make. A correct choice will enrich and enhance your student's life, and can impact his or her future. Finding the right fit, however, can be daunting.

IECA member educational consultants
play a vital role in this process. IECA members can be trusted to meet your family's needs because they have met the highest standards in the profession.

IECA members provide guidance in many specialties:
College Planning
School Advising (Day and Boarding)
Learning Disability Advising
Therapeutic Placements

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