Resource Guide for Post Secondary Plans

Resource Guide for Post Secondary Plans
 
COLLEGE SEARCH/PLANNING
·         www.collegeboard.org
·         www.anycollege.com
·         www.collegequest.com
·         www.petersons.com
·         www.collegeview.com/home
·         www.gocollege.com
·         www.mymajors.com
·         www.questbridge.org
·         www.collegenet.com
·         www.embark.com
·         www.gocollege.com
·         www.MDGo4it.org – Tips for preparing for college, Getting ready for college, applying for college, paying for college, MdGo4it calendar events
·         www.schoolguides.com
 
COLLEGE ADMISSION TESTING
·         www.collegeboard.com
·         www.actstudent.org
·         www.fairtest.org/university/optional  It lists schools that that deemphasize the use of standardized tests in admitting students.
·         www.princetonreview.com
·         www.schoolguides.com
 
TEST PREP
·         www.princetonreview.com
·         www.Number2.com
·         www.actstudent.org/testprep
 
CAREER INFORMATION
·         www.myroad.com            Access Code:  210305
·         www.bridges.com Site ID: 0025867 / Password: NOHOW
 
COMMUNITY COLLEGE & SKILLS TRAINING INFORMATION
·         http://www.skills.maryland.gov – Information about middle skills job opportunities, researching tools for online occupations, access to Maryland’s education and training programs, financial assistance information for education and training
 
VETERANS INFORMATION
·         www.va.gov/ - veterans information
 
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT
·         www.edupass.org - international student higher education
 
AP CREDIT POLICY INFORMATION
 
GOVERNMENT, FINANCIAL AID, SCHOLARSHIP & LOAN INFORMATION
·         www.fafsa.ed.gov/ - “Free Application for Federal Student Aid”
·         http://www.college-scholarships.com/maryland.php>, which lists Maryland colleges, community colleges, and career schools.
·         http://www.college-scholarships.com/free_scholarship_searches.htm>, a list of more than 60 no-cost scholarship search sites.
·         http://www.college-scholarships.com/learning_disabilities.htm>, a list of colleges with comprehensive programs for students with learning disabilities.
·         www.fastweb.com - scholarship search
·         www.FindTuition.com
·         http://www.frederick.edu/register_now/finaid.aspx – Frederick Community College Financial Aid Office
·         www.ed.gov - general government information
·         www.theoldschool.org - offers a variety of information
·         www.mhec.state.md.us - Maryland state scholarship information
·         www.scholarships4school.com/ - scholarship search
·         www.finaid.org - many useful sites
·         www.ed.gov/DirectLoan/ - government loan information
·         www.amsa.com - American Student Assistance
·         www.salliemae.com - loan information
·         www.collegeanswer.com – scholarship search
·         www.platoloan.com - loan and scholarship information
·         www.uncf.org/ - United Negro College Fund
·         www.hispanicfund.org - Hispanic Fund Scholarship Page
·         www.scholarship.com - scholarship search
·         www.collegescholarships.com - scholarship search
·         www.asla-scholarship.org - scholarship search
·         www.cffredco.org – Community Foundation of Frederick County*
·         www.freschinfo.com– scholarship search
·         www.schoolsoup.com – scholarship search
·         http://education.fcps.org/bhs/ - Brunswick High School Website Scholarship Search*
·         http://mhec.maryland/gov/financialAid/advisor_tools.asp - FAQ, Transfer Guide for Maryland Community College Students, Schedule a Financial Aid Presentation, Money for College
·         http://mhec.maryland.gov/preparing/outreach_kit.asp – Request Materials, Howard P. Rawlings Brochure, College 411 Quick Guide, Programs and Contact Persons Information Sheet
·         www.schoolguides.com