Send Your Child
to College with a Clear
Vision for the Future
Welcome to Maximize College. I help students find well-fitting academic majors and careers so they can secure the future they want. What can I help your child do?
My child needs help discovering college majors and careers that fit.
My child needs to determine if his or her plan is the best choice.
Hello, I’m Dr. Karina Dusenbury…
I spent 15 years on college campuses helping students achieve their academic and professional goals. Now, I use my expertise to teach students like yours how to develop a clear plan for the future so that they can reap the full benefits of earning a college degree.
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Students complete video lessons and workbook exercises whenever they can fit them into their schedule.
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Students receive encouragement and answers to their questions from a 15-year career and academic advising veteran.
It’s now possible for students to gain the same benefits of face-to-face career counseling at a fraction of the price.