Welcome to Golden Key College Planning!

Our mission is simple: To help families navigating the complex process of finding the right college and exploring opportunities to maximize all available grant, scholarship, work and loan options.


Since we opened our doors, Golden Key College Planning has been helping students fulfill their potential. We do this through personalized planning, positioning the students and the families' finance for colleges..

Advisors & Guest Experts

Don Betterton, served on the Admission Committee and direct the office of Financial Aid at Princeton with  learn more

Troy Onink, M.A. educational psychology, heads up our assessment team. The team uses a series learn more

Student positioning

  • College counseling
  • High school academic preparation
  • ACT/SAT score improvement
  • Essay clinic

Who are we?

Our approach to college planning focuses on helping students and parents make the most of their time and resources to find  read more

Financial positioning

The cost of college is daunting for many families. We believe that an analysis of college costs must be factored into read more

all about student and financial positioning

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