Jim Rickabaugh has been helping students prepare for college for nearly 20 years. He holds a bachelor's degree in English Literature and a master's degree in Mathematics with emphasis in applied mathematics & statistics, both from Penn State University. He is a graduate of Virginia Tech's Secondary Education Certification program and has taught for more than 25 years at various levels of education, including workplace and college venues. In addition, Mr. Rickabaugh has over 7 years combined corporate experience in budgeting and actuarial consulting. As one of the original founders of Eduplan, he has helped many hundreds of students apply successfully to colleges and universities, including some of the most prestigious in the country.