Useful Internet Sites For College/Career Information

College Search
www.compassprep.com/admissions_req_subjects.aspx-college requirements
www.collegesportsconnect.com– College search program for college sports
www.collegeboard.com- SAT and college search information.
www.actstudent.org ACTand college search information
www.usnews.com US News Online - search info. and school rankings.
www.commonapp.org- Common application
www.pheaa.org– PHEAA – search info. and financial aid.
www.review.com– The Princeton Review Online.
www.collegenet.com– CollegeNET - search info. and virtual tours.
www.collegetownusa.com– College Town USA search information.
www.collegexpress.com– CollegeXpress - search information.
www.collegeispossible.org– College is possible - search information.
www.mycollegeguide.org– Fishnet: The college guide.
www.petersons.com– Peterson’s Education and Career Centers.
www.powerstudents.com– PowerStudents–maximize your experience.
http://www.fairtest.org/optinit.htm- Post-Secondary Schools that DO NOT require the SAT's.


The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education's interactive web application
www.applyweb.com/apply/passhe- Common application for the 14 Pennsylvania State System Universities.

Financial Aid/Student Loans
www.pheaa.org - Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency
www.fastweb.com- Fast Web: Customized scholarship searches and college searches.
www.salliemae.com– Sallie Mae: Education leads us.
www.college-scholarships.com- Scholarship search.
www.wiredscholar.com– Wired Scholar – search and financial aid info.
www.finaid.org– FinAid – The smart student guide to financial aid.
www.ed.gov/studentaid- Federal Student Financial Aid Homepage.
www.fafsa.ed.gov– FAFSA - Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
www.ed.gov/thinkcollege– Think college early.

Career Search
www.monster.com- Job search, employer profiles, recruiter's center, online resume and info on owning your own business.
www.bls.gov/oco/home- Descriptions of various careers, working conditions, training and education needed, salary and job outlooks for a wide range of occupations.
www.overview.com- Overview of career offerings at Colleges, Universities, and Vocational Schools.
www.pacareerlink.state.pa.us- One stop, on-line resource for job seeker services, social services and training. Also, resume preparation and related career links..
www.gotrain.com- This is an online guide to vocational schools. Career training in one year or less.

Special Interest Sites
www.add.org Students with ADD/ADHD
www.going-to-college.org/ College Life for Studens with Disabilities
www.ncaa.org Student Athletes
www.technicalschools.org Technical Schools and Colleges
www.catholiccollegesonline.org Catholic Colleges Online
www.military.com– Military.com engage!
www.militarycareers.com– Military Career Guide Online.
www.sss.gov– Selective Service System – register online.