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Access College America: Empowering STEM Scholars with Record-Breaking Results
We’re excited to share the remarkable success story of Dale Price, CEO of Access College America, and his transformative approach to college planning in our latest Champions feature. Based in Austin, Access College America is a nationwide college planning agency that specializes in helping STEM-focused students and their families conquer the college admissions process.
Access College America’s seniors have received nearly 400 college acceptances and secured over $6 million in scholarships—and they’re not stopping there! Access College America’s curriculum is more competitive than ever before, equipping students with the skills and knowledge they need to thrive in higher education.
Dale Price’s strategic niche marketing and dedication to STEM students have propelled Access College America to the forefront of the industry. Join us as we dive deeper into this inspiring Austin-based business leader’s journey, celebrate his achievements, and explore how his visionary approach has empowered countless students to pursue their dreams. #champions
Dale Price, MBA, Leading College Consultant
Can you tell us a little about your business and how you got started?
Since 2006, Dale Price has established himself as a knowledgeable and reliable expert in the college preparation process. His background in admissions at a prestigious California-based institution has equipped him with unique insights into the world of higher education. Over the years, Dale has guided countless students and parents, helping them secure millions of dollars in scholarships and receive acceptances from top-tier colleges across the country.
Dale’s primary mission is to ensure that each scholar finds the perfect fit in a college, emphasizing the importance of showcasing their strengths and unique stories in the most competitive environments. While working with Access College America, parents can focus on parenting, trusting Dale and his team to act as the college knowledge experts.
With the ever-changing landscape of college preparation, Dale stays ahead of the curve, adapting to online and hybrid learning, test-optional policies, and the diverse needs of students. His personalized and empathetic approach caters to a wide range of students, including those with special needs, members of the LGBTQIA+ community, returning students, veterans, and traditional high school applicants.
Dale holds a Master in Business Administration degree from the University of Redlands and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with a minor in government from the University of Texas, Austin. Among his various professional affiliations, he is the Former Scholarship Chair and Past President of Texas Exes, Los Angeles, a Professional Member of the Higher Education Consultants Association, an Associate Member of the Independent Educational Consultants Association, a Life Member of the Texas Exes, and an Ambassador for the Westlake Chamber of Commerce.
What have been some of the biggest challenges you’ve faced as a business owner in the Austin area?
How have you been able to overcome those challenges and continue to grow your business?
What advice would you give to other business owners who are facing similar challenges?
Can you share a specific piece of data that you are proud of and why?
How have you leveraged the local community to support and grow your business?
In your opinion, how can businesses best combine online and offline strategies to reach and engage customers effectively?
Finally, what does being a community champion mean to you?
About Access College America
Access College America is a comprehensive college planning service dedicated to providing personalized support and guidance for students and their families. Our expert college consultants work one-on-one with each scholar to ensure they receive the individual attention they need to thrive in the college admissions process. We understand that every student has unique needs and aspirations, which is why we create a cohesive, targeted package tailored to meet each scholar’s specific requirements.
From SAT/ACT preparation to college list building and essay guidance, Access College America is committed to equipping students with the tools and resources they need to succeed. Our goal is to help scholars navigate the often complex and overwhelming process of college admissions with confidence, empowering them to pursue their dreams and achieve their full potential. Head over to our website and check out our Free Downloadable Guides.
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