College & Career Websites
Search - Enter criteria you want and receive schools suggested for you
Initial Research – Check out SAT/ACT scores, tuition, requirements, etc.
· Niche (formerly College Prowler)
· Individual College/Trade School Websites – This is your ultimate destination where you can compare programs, learn how to visit, go on a virtual tour, check out the college catalog and begin the application process.
· Commonapp – The Common Application is where you can complete one application and apply to over 500 schools.
· Collegeboard - SAT Testing
· ACT - ACT Testing
· ASVAB - Military Testing
· March2Success - prepare for the ASVAB
· Fairtest - list of colleges who are test optional
· US News - best colleges, best engineering schools, 100 best jobs, etc.
· Fastweb - set up an account and receive periodic emails about scholarships you may be eligible for
· Fafsa4caster - predict grant money
· Raise.me - micro scholarship search
· Bls.gov/oco - Occupational Outlook Handbook: career profiles including salary, demand, etc.
· Salary - compare salaries for different careers based on location
· Quintcareers - Thousands of articles on careers for high school and college students
· Google - How to write a great college essay, how to ace a college interview, is an Ivy League education worth it, advantages of attending a community college, how many times should I take the SAT, how to earn a better ASVAB score, trade careers with big salaries, etc.