Resume Workbook for High School Students 
Career Guides
College Course Catalogs and Informration
Financial Aid Assistance
Use of 4 Computers with Career Exploration, College and Scholarship Search Resources
Military Information
ACT and SAT Information and Practice Guides
Local Scholarship Postings


Great resources for college bound students:


Most Popular Links

The Princeton Review – all sorts of college information

College Board – The SAT test plus all sorts of testing and college preparation information

ACT – the ACT test and other resources

Federal Student Aid Site – Federal Student Aid Site for students, parents and counselors

FinAid – Student aid resource site

US Dept. of Education – search for student aid resources by state

Scholarship Scams – avoid scholarship scams – don’t pay!


Personality and Career Assessment

Bureau of Labor and Statistics Career Guide – link your favorite subject in school to a possible career

The Princeton Review Career Test

The Vocational Information Center


Reading Lists for Students

College Board – 101 great books for the college bound readers


Search for Colleges

National Center for Education – links and searches to colleges and universities

Online Education and College Degrees – online education and degree program information

Peterson’s – find colleges by degree programs of interest


Online Education Links

Capella University – degree programs listed by professional focus

Kaplan University – includes financial aid info

University of Phoenix – includes links to all campus locations

Westwood College – technical program available


College Rankings

College and University Rankings – a list of different ranking sites


Two Year College Resources

Community College Review – profiles of community and junior colleges

American Assoc. of Community Colleges


Military Careers – Military (general) – Army – Navy – Coast Guard – Marines – Air Force


Virtual Tours – virtual campus tours – non promotional videos of colleges


What are my Chances at This School?


Testing Calendars

The SAT Calendar

The ACT Calendar


Health and Safety for Students

Centers for Disease Control – learn what you can do to enjoy college the safe and healthy way!

Gyms and Fitness Clubs – gym and health club directory, stay fit and healthy

Affordable Health Insurance – student health insurance quotes and plans


About the Different Tests

ACT test – used for college admissions, an alternative to the SAT

Advanced Placement (AP) tests – information about AP testing – Sat Subject Test Requirements at different schools

College Level Examination Program (CLEP) – about the CLEP program

ISEE – Independent School Entrance Exam – often used for entrance into private high schools

PLAN test – generally administered fall of Sophomore year

PSAT – Preliminary SAT


Test Prep Resources – Online video tutorials – by Stanford Testing Systems – online registration and prep for ACT – fun ways to improve your vocabulary


Scholarship Search – finding scholarships – Financial Aid and Scholarship Search – College, Career, Scholarship Search – scholarship search – SallieMay site for financial aid


Financial Aid Calculators – financial aid calculator – calculator on the ACT website


Financial Aid Links – Federal Student Aid Site or call 1-800-433-3243 (TTY 800-730-8913 for hearing impaired) – Student aid resource site – online FAFSA application


For Minority, Low-Income, First Generation Students – minority aid site – Hispanic resource for college aid – United Negro College Fund – universal black pages – American Indian fund – American Institute for Managing Diversity – American Indian Higher Education Consortium– Department of Education/Office of Bilingual Education and Minority Languages Affairs – the Black Collegian – Black Excel: The College Help Network – Jewish resource for colleges – Gates Millennium Scholars Fund – Hispanic scholarships – Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities – Journal of Blacks in Higher Education – Quality Education for Minorities – Tribal Colleges, Native Studies Programs, and Indian Education


Students With Disabilities – Association of Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD) – Attention Deficit Disorder Association – Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorders – Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA) – Learning Disability Resources – National Center for Learning Disabilities – Federation for Children with Special Needs – Learning Disabilities Online