Barbara Connolly, JD, CEP is a private college consultant in Birmingham, Michigan with extensive experience assisting students and their families throughout the United States.

She is the founder and director of College Choice Counseling with a team of expert counselors and tutors located in Michigan, New York, California, Colorado, Texas and Montreal, Canada.

Barbara is a lawyer, certified educational planner (CEP), a former admissions reader at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business and a professional member of the Independent Educational Consultants Association (IECA).

Barbara and her husband are the parents of four children, all of whom were admitted to Ivy League and other selective colleges. Barbara's experience as a parent greatly benefits the families with whom she works.

Barbara and the College Choice Counseling team have a proven record of helping students gain admission to the colleges of their choice!

College Choice Counseling has been helping students apply to college for over 17 years.
Located in Birmingham, Michigan, with team members in Michigan, New York, California, Colorado, Texas, and Montreal, Canada, College Choice Counseling assists with:
  • College admissions advice​
  • College applications
  • ACT/SAT tutoring
  • Academic subject tutoring
  • Performing arts college applications
  • Essays and research papers
  • Study skills advice
  • GMAT/GRE tutoring
  • Law school applications
  • Law school coaching