Holmes Smith Consulting Services (HSCS) is a network of seasoned professionals providing a variety of specialized services under the umbrella of College Planning, Career Planning and Life Coaching. Dr. Patricia Holmes Smith, the Managing Director of the network, is the President/CEO of HSCS. Because we understand the systems, we can help you make the best decisions to give you the greatest chance at success. HSCS is licensed in the State of Delaware and the City of Wilmington, however, the company provides services thoughtout the east coast
Dr. Patricia Smith’s new book is published. Order yours!
“The Power of Parent Involvement in the College Planning Process: A Guidebook to Help Parents and Students Approach the College Planning Process Efficiently and Productively Together” authored by Dr. Patricia H. Smith available now on Amazon.com
Independent College Planning Providers
Patricia H. Smith, Ed.D, M.Ed., MBA
Dr. Smith has 25+ years of college counseling and academic advising (high school students, prospective college students, current college students and parents).
She established Holmes Smith Consulting Services, Inc, a college planning consulting firm providing individualized and customized services to students and their parents/guardians. Since its incorporation four years ago, this firm has helped over 900 parents and guardians take the necessary steps to help their children prepare, plan, and attend college. Last year, Holmes Smith Consulting Services directly helped students obtain over $780,200 in merit, community and athletic scholarships and financial aid.
Dr. Smith is the founder of the Annual College Planning Conference for Parents & Guardians, Inc., which enables local businesses and non-profit organizations to help families obtain information and resources to prepare for college, navigate through the college planning process, and locate financial resources to pay for college. This conference has helped over 350 parents and guardians take the necessary steps to help their children prepare, plan, and attend college, and awarded 30 students with over $20,000 in college scholarships.
Dr. Smith is the author of, “The Power of Parent Involvement in the College Planning Process: A Guidebook to help Parents and Students Approach the College Planning Process Efficiently and Productively Together”.