Passionate About Learning

At Shahir Consulting we appreciate that each student is unique. Independent learners have forged a special path over the years. As a result we focus on the individual needs of each student. We do not believe in a one size fits all approach. From making the transition from high school to college or to a career program let us help you make the decision that best suits your child.

A Wonderful Guide

Monique Robinson has been a wonderful guide through the college search and application process. She is extremely well informed and excels at tailoring her information and advice to the student’s abilities and aspirations. She recognizes and builds on the strengths of each student. In additional to being deeply committed to the academic success of her advisees, she is also deeply committed to their overall well being. She is a treasure!” -J. Southall


Monique Robinson is a member of the Potomac and Chesapeake Association for College Admission Counseling.  In addition, she homeschooled her children for twenty years. During that time she advocated on behalf of independent learners in local legislatures. She has also worked as a special needs/gifted learners organizer as well as a high school reviewer for a national homeschooling umbrella to ensure compliance with state regulations. She is a highly sought after national speaker with particular emphasis on independent learners and students with special learning challenges. Monique has played a pivotal role in advising numerous high school students for college admissions and has a proven track record of guiding students to find the correct fit and match institution of higher learning. To date, her clients have earned scholarships totaling in excess of $800,000.00. Her clients have been accepted to institutions including:

    University of Chicago
    Princeton University
    Gettysburg College
    • Rochester Institute of Technology
    Rochester Institute of Technology Honors Program
    Carnegie Mellon University
    Boston University
    Howard Community College
    Stevenson University
    Syracuse University
    Montgomery College
    • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
      Harvey Mudd College
    The Johns Hopkins University
      University of Maryland Baltimore County Honors College
        University of Maryland Baltimore County Center for Women in Technology
          University of Maryland Baltimore County Meyerhoff Scholars Program
          University of Maryland Humanities Scholars Program
          McDaniel College
            University of Maryland College Park
            University of Maryland College Park Banneker Key
            University of Maryland College Park Gemstone Honors Program

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