After becoming close friends at UPenn, Christian and Christopher joined forces to pursue their shared vision for the future of education.
Fast forward 8 years—Amikka is a leader in the education industry and has already helped thousands of students get into their dream schools.
Our vision is to create a future of leaders from diverse backgrounds and identities by democratizing access to higher education.
The innovative strategies utilized by our team are designed to motivate our students to relentlessly chase their goals. Our programs are affordable investments into their future success.
Our mission is to empower students through personalized education and coaching—providing them with all the strategies and resources needed to achieve their long-term goals.
We offer affordable courses taught by the nation’s most qualified instructors to help students succeed, regardless of their identity, background, or circumstances.
Our learning solutions cover every aspect of the college admissions process to demystify its increasing complexity.
We believe in the power of self-belief, commitment, and a growth mindset to achieve any long-term goals. We help our students develop these qualities to the best of our abilities so they can reach their full potential.
As our team continues to learn and grow, we plan to expand our course offerings to help educate people of all ages—covering a range of additional topics in pursuit of advocating for life-long learning.
Christopher became the first person in his family to attend a prestigious college in the US. He deconstructed the SAT on his own and improved by over 400 points. After gaining admission to UPenn, Christopher dedicated his focus to building SAT and ACT tutoring programs that have now benefited over two thousand students.
Christian became the first student from his high school to attend UPenn. He tutored his classmates for the SAT, ACT, PSAT, Chemistry, Math, and Spanish. After working as an essay editor for a university consulting company, Christian built Amikka's college advising program that's now helped our students earn over $25 million in total scholarships.