College and Career Sites

Hot List of College and Career Sites

Bridges--Choices (great for career information)

http://www.bridges.com/us/prodnserv
/choicesexplorer_hs/index.html

Password will be provided by instructor
http://www.collegeboard.org/ College Board Online
http://www.cafecollege.org/home Cafe College --Sponsored by city of
San Antonio
http://www.texasrealitycheck.com/ Reality Check --How much money will it take to live?
http://www.xap.com Use the National Application Center
http://FAFSA4caster.ed.gov Forecast and Receive an estimated Expected Family Contribution
http://www.fafsa.ed.gov Free online FAFSA form
http://www.makingitcount.com Identify Potential Careers and Learn More About Yourself
http://www.collegefortexans.com College for Texans
http://www.isleuth.com/texascommunity.htm Texas Community Colleges and Technical Schools
http://www.statehousegirls.net/
tx/colleges/community/
Texas State Colleges and Career Schools
http://www.uscollegesearch.org US College and Career Schools Search
http://www.quintcareers.com/teens.html High School Resumes and College Essays and Career Information
http://www.embark.com Prepare for college, Explore Careers and Majors, Explore Colleges, Apply, Finance, What to take to college
http://www.ed.gov/offices/OSFAP/DirectLoan
/BudgetCalc/budget.html
Budgeting Calculator
https://educationloans.wachovia.com/
web/budgetcalculator/
Wachovia Budget Calculator
http://cgi.money.cnn.com/tools/
budget101/budget_101.jsp
Ideal Budget CNNMoney
http://www.science.education.nih.gov/lifeworks Explore health and medical careers.
http://www.collegeanswer.com/index.jsp College Answers for High School
http://www.about-goal-setting.com/goal-setting.html Goal Setting
http://www.getdebit.com/financial-aid-resources-for-college-students/ Financial Aid Resources for College Students
http://www.collegegrad.com Your link to life after college
http://collegenet.com An overall resource for scholarships, financial aid, and colleges
http://www.gocollege.com Offers each student custom-tailored matches with their profile from a database of over 250 majors and 1500 higher ed. institutions
http://www.thecb.state.tx.us Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
http://www.collegeboard.org/ College Board Online
http://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships Scholarships.com--Free College Scholarship Search
http://www.texascollegemoney.org/ Texas College Money
http://www.finaid.org An index of various web sites to find financial aid or scholarships
http://www.fafsa.ed.gov Free online FAFSA form
http://www.fastweb.com Internet users can search, without cost, a database of more than 180,000 private scholarships
http://www.salliemae.com Includes details about Federal and private loan programs and offers a tutorial to help students with money management at college

http://www.applytexas.org

http://www.commonapp.org

Common applications for freshmen admission to Texas universities

http://www.powerprep.com Claims to be the best SAT preparation-lots of free help, guidance resources also available
http://www.cbnet.com Tips on scholarships, jobs, internships, and funds, admission procedures and requirements
http://www.studentservices.com/fastweb/ Largest scholarship search engines

http://www.bls.gov/oco/

http://www.bls.gov/k12/

http://www.bls.gov/
news.release/ocwage.t01.htm

Occupational Outlook Handbook

What career would be good for you?

Current Wages

http://www.myfuture.com Articles from Futures on many career areas
http://www.keirsey.com 70-question personality test which reveals jobs suited to you
http://www.usnews.com US News Colleges and Career Center
http://www.careerbuilder.com Hundreds of companies and 70,000+ 

job openings

http://www.careermag.com Career Magazine-job openings, resume bank, career forum, job articles
http://www.careerpath.com More than a quarter million new jobs on the Internet every month
http://www.coolworks.com Jobs