Independent Educational Consultant Guides

Compiled for you by the CollegePlannerPro team

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The Independent Educational Consultant's Ultimate Guide

Independent educational consultants (IECs) work with prospective college students and their families to help them find a best fit college. Learn everything you need to know about this profession in our ultimate guide.

What is IECA

What is IECA?

The Independent Educational Consultants Association serves as a non-profit organization for those in private practice advising students on their educational pathways. Learn more about this organization in our comprehensive resource.

What is HECA

What is HECA?

The Higher Education Consultants Association is the only network of independent educational consultants focused exclusively on supporting high school students in their search for the right fit college. Learn more in our resource below.

CPP vs. GP

CollegePlannerPro vs. GuidedPath

When it comes to comparing the best college planning software, it's important to dig deep into what each one offers. We explore CollegePlannerPro and GuidedPath and compare their different offerings for consultants.