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Hi, I'm Lisa Marton.
Graduate School Advisor 

With over 30 years of business strategy and communications experience, I know what it takes to compete for the coveted spots in graduate school. I earned my MBA from NYU and NSU. I am a student mentor at Lynn University and volunteer at a non-profit career counseling center conducting mock interviews.


I advise students applying for:

  • Juris Doctor (JD)

  • Doctoral (PhD, PsyD)

  • Masters (MA, MS, MEd, MBA)

  • Other professional degrees

Areas of focus include but are not limited to:

  • Business

  • Communications and Science Disorders

  • Data Science

  • Engineering

  • Health (PA, PT)

  • Law

  • Nursing

  • Psychology

  • Social Work

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About Me

My Services

The graduate school application process can often feel overwhelming. Contact me for your FREE 15-minute consultation to learn how I can streamline the process and help you create your own unique brand.

My services include one-on-one, individualized packages and hourly options tailored to your specific needs. 

Graduate School Application Support

Let me guide you through the process from beginning to end on all aspects of the application process including but not limited to:​

  • Filing electronic forms via portals

  • Standardized testing strategies

  • Letters of recommendation

  • Transcript(s)

  • Essay support and more

Graduate School Resume and LinkedIn 

Stand out from other applicants with a comprehensive, detailed "Graduate School Resume" and complimentary LinkedIn profile. 

  • Highlight your education, relevant work experience, leadership, specialized skills and so much more

  • Create a network of professionals through your new and improved LinkedIn profile

  • Learn best practices for writing cover letters and preparing for interviews

Personal Statement and Essay Support

Your Personal Statement is your opportunity to articulate your career goals and why you are a good "fit" for the program. I will assist you with:

  • Brainstorming and topic ideas

  • Outline development 

  • Essay editing 

  • Organization of essays by program

  • Final proofing and formatting

Selection of Target Graduate Schools 

I will work with you to organize and develop a fully researched list of target graduate schools based on your career objectives and pre-determined criteria. This will include:

  • A spreadsheet organizing all programs, deadlines and application links

  • An admissibility list that balances "reach,", "eye-level," and "likely" schools along with a final application list

  • Feedback on acceptance choices

  • When needed, guidance on handling waitlist decisions and scholarship options

Let's Talk


Law School (JD)

Working with Lisa made the Law school application process smooth and easy, and she provided me with numerous tips and tricks I couldn’t have known on my own. Her work was very personalized to my specific needs and she was able to help me get accepted to my ideal school with a great scholarship offer! Couldn’t have done it without her.

Physical Therapy (PT)

Lisa helped my daughter apply to PT school. She simplified the process and made it very manageable. My daughter got into her top choice. We couldn’t have done it without her guidance, dedication and support.

Psychology (PsyD)

Lisa helped me get into PsyD school! She created a target list of schools and programs, revamped my resume/CV and provided very constructive feedback on my personal statement and supplemental essays. She knows how to bring out the best in people.

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."

Nelson Mandela

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