Mission Statement

We help middle, high school, and college students
launch the next phase of their lives by providing
customized guidance and support
in their efforts to discover and achieve their highest potential,
to prepare for and create college and career options.

We Help You… MAXIMIZE Your Potential

Let us help you discover who you are, create your goals
and pave your way to a successful future.

We Help You… Create College and Career Success

We Help You…With Customized Coaching

Together, we’ll determine your unique action items and timeline
to achieve your college and career goals.

It is never too early or too late to start working with a launchphase2 coach.

We Help You…Have More Choices and Better Outcomes

We Help You… Save Money… or Start Earning Faster

Save Money/Time… Avoid costly college transfers,
multiple changes in majors, or “repeat & deletes.” We’ll help you figure out your ideal college fit criteria, majors/careers,
and provide student success coaching (for all ages/stages).

Start Earning Faster… Our expert guidance will help you launch your career effectively and efficiently.

We Help You…Hit the Ground Running in College or Career

We Provide You… Convenience

Based in Fort Collins, Colorado, we work with students locally
or throughout the U.S. via Skype, emails, and phone calls.

We help students prepare, plan, and launch their next phase successfully.

We Help You… Save Time and Reduce Stress.

College Admissions & Career Launch Coaching

Why Hire a College Coach?
(also known as a College Admissions or an Educational Consultant)

Attending college is a unique and wonderful milestone in life that sets the stage for future success. The college and career landscape is vast, constantly changing, and is increasingly complicated and competitive. We will help you navigate smoothly through this landscape.

With the high costs of college attendance ($60,000 – $220,000), second only to the cost of owning a home, college coaching is smart investment. We’ll help you make informed decisions, save time and reduce stress.

What is coaching and how does it work?

Students are in the driver’s seat. Our customized coaching helps students determine who they are, who they want to be, how to get there. Our guidance facilitates better outcomes and greater choices. With over 18 years of work experience with students, we understand the challenges students face, and how to provide concrete encouragement. We provide timely advice by staying current with the college and career trends through professional development activities and college visits. We students prepare and plan for their unique and successful phase2.

Our Coaching Style

Our holistic, customized coaching helps boost the individual potential of each student. We help students understand their choices, and the best steps to follow in order to reach their desired destination. We offer college success coaching to students at various educational stages: grades 8-10grades 11-12 (college application process) and during college.


  • Merit awards: $4.9 million*
  • Average Awards: $234,000*
  • 86% of students admitted to their first choice college*
  • Increased GPAs, test scores, and 21st century job skills through student success coaching
  • Numerous Internships/Careers launched

*Above data is based on two recent admissions cycles.  Note: Individual results will vary


Learn more by reading a few Success Stories

Grades 8 to 10

Student Success
Reach Your Potential

Grades 11-12

Majors, College Fit,
Customized College Lists,
Applications & Essays

College Students/Grads

Success in College
& Beyond



Ferah provided timely guidance, help and enlightenment to our daughter through the college application process. It certainly has been a great learning experience with some great results. We will be ever grateful to Ferah, as this could have been a very difficult journey; the gentle reminders and guidance were a blessing....
- Aini Haider, Regional Marketing Director – East Bay at Opes Advisor, UC- Davis Parent
“launchphase2 hit the ball out of the park with our son, a freshman at Mesa State. His coach expertly helped him choose a great major, and by second semester, he was able to choose courses that would count for his new major (which will save us money). Our son is really excited about his future career, and it’s a great fit for him. “ “I want to extend my gratitude for the coaching received from my son’s college / career counselor....
- Proud parent of CU-Boulder Graduate, Class of 2014
Ferah’s work on the college application process with our daughter was extremely helpful. Ferah helped her juggle and prioritize her current school work, preparing for ACT’s and applying to schools. It can feel overwhelming but Ferah’s guidance and organization helped a great deal. It reduced stress for us as well as keeping her on track. Ferah was excellent at keeping us in the loop with her thorough and timely weekly reports; it felt ...
- Susan Carabello, Owner Full Spectrum Leadership, & Proud U of Utah Parent

Recent Acceptances

Cost of Attendance Planning

Learn more about free and discounted financial planning* tools here.

*Use the launchphase2 code to get a discount. Mention launchphase2 when consulting with EFC-Plus’ college funding expert Fred Amrein to receive a discount.

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ACT or SAT ?

Which test is right for you? Take a free, diagnostic test offered by ClubZ!

Send an e-mail to request your test now: Click here

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