Critical Components: Mastering the College Admission Process

May 23 - 26, 2016
Pittsburgh, PA

Audience: Secondary school counselors, independent educational consultants, community based organizations, graduate students and pre-service counselors.

Check out the 2016 Schedule to start planning your trip today!

Registration​ and housing​ will open in January 2016.

About the Program 
Critical Components is an interactive conference designed for the ever-evolving terrain of college admission counseling. Leaders in the field equip participants with innovative and relevant content which fosters solutions for the challenges faced by students and families. The goals of this conference are to articulate and prepare professionals for forthcoming issues that will impact their school, as well as the field. 

Call for Proposals 
Review the professional development content strands and submit and proposal.

Take a look at the 2015 Onsite Guide​ to learn about sessions from last year.

Learn More
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