Colquitt County High School

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College and Scholarship Resources


HELPFUL WEB SITES

 

These website resources are not affiliated with Colquitt County Schools. The Colquitt County School System does not endorse these agencies, or any of the products and /or services that may be associated with them. These resources are provided solely for educational and demonstrative purposes.

 

African-American

 

http://www.edonline.com/cq/hbcu/alphabet.htm

Historically Black Colleges & Universities – college planning, fin. aid, career

www.blackcollegian.com           

College planning resources for African Americans & links

www.blackexcel.org/                 

College planning resources for African Americans & links

 

Hobson’s Guide to Historically Black Colleges & Universities

Art

                       

http://www.aicad.org

Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design

Athlete/Sports

 

www.ncaa.org                          

NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Assn) – rules and eligibility

www.nacda.ocsn.com               

National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics

www.njcaa.org                          

National Junior College Athletic Association

http://www.eduinreview.com/Education-Finder/College-Champs        

College Champs - Reference tool for student athletes; preparing for college

 

Catholic

 

www.catholiccollegesonline.org/

National Catholic College Admission Association

 

Christian

 

http://www.christiancollegeguide.net/

Christian College Guide

 

Greek

 

http://greekpages.com

Fraternity and sorority website

 

International/Study Abroad

 

http://www.educationuk.org/global/

Study in the U.K.          

http://campusstarter.com/

Canada Colleges

http://www.studyabroad.com/               

Studying Abroad

 

Jesuit

 

http://www.ajcunet.edu/

Jesuit colleges and universities

 

Jewish

 

www.hillel.org/

Jewish campus life and resources

 

LD

 

http://www.ldonline.org

College planning for students with learning disabilities

 

Women

 

http://www.univsource.com/womens.htm

Directory of women's colleges

 

TESTING COMPANIES/ORGANIZATIONS

www.act.org                             

ACT - online registration, college, career and financial aid searches

http://www.admissiontests.org

Admissions Tests

www.collegeboard.org              

PSAT, SAT, & AP info.; online registration; PROFILE application

www.princetonreview.com         

Tips on raising your test scores, school exploration, financial aid

www.kaplan.com                      

Kaplan, Inc. - test preparation (PSAT, SAT, ACT, TOEFL and more)

www.ets.org                             

Educational Testing Service-online tests & test prep software for sale

www.studyworks.com               

Study Works – SAT Prep information, study aides, and classes

www.gedtest.org                      

GED Testing Service

www.fairtest.org                                   

Colleges by state that do not require college entrance tests

www.number2.com                   

Free SAT, ACT, and GRE prep; Vocab builder; financial aid resource

www.freesat1prep.com/            

Test prep site for SAT I – free

www.highschoolhub.org/hub/hub.cfm    

SAT vocabulary and daily questions; high school study guides

http://www.doe.k12.ga.us/Curriculum-Instruction-and-Assessment/Assessment/Pages/EOCT.aspx

End of Course Tests (EOCT)

 

CAREER INFORMATION

 

www.bls.gov                                                    

Bureau of Labor Statistics - Occupational Outlook Handbook

www.mapping-your-future.org

Financial strategies, career options, and college planning

www.CareersandColleges.com

Colleges, careers, scholarships, fin. aid, loans, test prep, essays, athletics

www.myfuture.com    

Career Toolbox - a career interest quiz

http://msn.careerbuilder.com

Career Builder

http://www.careerexplorer.net/aptitude_test.asp

Career Searches and Assessments

http://www.keirsey.com/sorter/register.aspx     

Kiersey Temparment Sorter

http://www.personalitypathways.com/type_inventory.html                           

Myers-Briggs

http://www.asvabprogram.com

ASVAB            

 

US Military

 

www.cga.edu                                                   

US Coast Guard Academy at New London, CT

http://www.usna.edu/homepage.php                                   

US Naval Academy at Annapolis, MD

www.usafa.af.mil                                              

US Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, CO

www.usma.edu                                                 

US Military Academy at West Point, NY

http://www.usmma.edu/                                               

US Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point, NY

www.sss.gov                                       

On-line registration for United States Selective Service

 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

 

www.volunteermatch.org                                   

Volunteer Match - match your interests to volunteer opportunities online

http://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps

AmeriCorps                  

 

ESSAYS

 

http://www.accepted.com/college/                     

Do's and Don'ts and sample essays

 

MISCELLANEOUS INFORMATION

 

www.ed.gov/                                                    

U.S. Department of Education

http://www.gadoe.org/Page/Home.aspx                             

Georgia Department of Education

www.usg.edu/                                                  

Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia

http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/transition.html                                 

Students with Disabilities

http://www.seamester.com/

Semester at Sea           

http://www.personalitytype.com

Personality Type

http://typelogic.com
 Personality Types