Peggy Baker, Educational Consultant

Teaching vs. Counseling

There is a fine line between a counselor and a teacher. The counselor enables discovery and the teacher disseminates information. The ideal educational consultant has the ability to make a seamless transition from one to another. Peggy Baker has the credentials and experience in both professions. By teaching SAT* and ACT** prep courses and tutoring students for over 20 years, she brings a breadth of experience to her post-secondary and college admissions counseling. Peggy Baker meets with admissions officers, tours campuses, and explores campus environments. This personal insight provides a student with a much deeper understanding of a college than a catalog or website can convey.


Peggy Baker has contributed to various news articles, most recently to the US News & World Report, Best Colleges, December 7, 2018: What a Liberal Arts College Is and What You Should Know.

Going to graduate school? Peggy Baker has a certification in the subspecialty of medical school counseling.

Peggy Baker has recently relocated to Asheville, North Carolina but she continues to provide her entire portfolio of services remotely. 


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