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​ is now open.

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. 

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

Need to convince your supervisor to join us in Pittsburgh? Fill out a Permission to Attend Form​ and share all of the exciting takeaways that you'll receive from attending Critical Components.

Learn More
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