A New York-based company, CATES opened its operations in Short Hills in the Spring of 2015, bringing more than ten years of first class service and success to Essex County. Our programming in Short Hills focuses on long-term education planning, which includes academic tutoring, standardized test preparation, and application support services for students in K-12. While our main office is located in Short Hills, we tutor students and run mock tests all over the region, including in Livingston, Millburn, Montclair, and The Oranges.

CATES is run out of New York by CEO & Founder Chris Ajemian. Chris was born in Teaneck and grew up in Bergen County, before moving to Long Island. He attended Boston College, and founded CATES in 2003. Chris possesses over a decade of experience preparing students for the ISEE/SSAT, SAT, SAT Subject Tests, ACT, AP, GRE, GMAT, LSAT, and MCAT, as well as academic support for school subjects, such as math and science. Chris is considered one of the leading minds in educational consulting and has designed preparation programs for students and institutions all over the world, helping thousands of students earn admission to their top choice schools.

CATES is located at 302 Main Street in Millburn and can be reached at  973-996-1150.