about aspire educational consulting

Aspire College Planning maximizes student potential through
strategic college planning.

Aspire College Planning, founded by Dr. Joanna Dreiling, is a full-service college counseling company offering students and families assistance in navigating the college application and admission process. From finding the right college or university to maximizing the student’s chances for success, Dr. Dreiling helps her clients create a comprehensive strategic higher education plan. With over ten years of experience in secondary and college education and a PhD in Higher Education Administration, Dr. Dreiling is an expert at making the college application process less confusing and less stressful.


Dr. Joanna Dreiling lives in the beautiful suburb of Flower Mound, Texas with her husband and two children.  She earned her BA in English, her MAEd in Secondary Teacher Education, and her PhD in Higher Education Administration.   She has over ten years of experience teaching English, Composition, and Advanced Research at the high school and college levels.  She currently teaches graduate education courses through one of the highest-ranked graduate education programs in the country.  As founder and lead consultant of Aspire Educational Consulting, Dr. Dreiling is passionate about helping students reach their higher education aspirations.  

Dr. Dreiling is also a member of the National Association for College Admission Counseling and subscribes to the Statement of Principles of Good Practice.

Located in Flower Mound, Texas Aspire College Consulting also proudly serves the surrounding communities of Double Oak, Highland Village, Lantana, Southlake, Coppell, Grapevine, Corinth, Lake Dallas, Lewisville, and beyond.nacaclogo-assoc