College Resources

GREAT RESOURCES FOR COLLEGE BOUND STUDENTS

Most Popular Links

Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College (A-B Tech)

College Foundation of North Carolina (CFNC) - Plan, Apply and Pay for College!

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

Residency Determination Service (RDS) - Qualify for in-state tuition at North Carolina Colleges and Universities!

Scholarship Scams - avoid scholarship scams - don't pay!

Personality and Career Assessment

Naviance provides a thorough suite of career exploration tools as well as a college match tool.  Students may access Naviance through Clever in their IAM account.

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

CFNC - Learn About Yourself.  A FREE suite of assessments to help students choose a career and college/training options.

The Princeton Review Career Test

Search for Colleges

College Navigator - 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

College Rankings

US News & World Report

Two Year College Resources

American Assoc. of Community Colleges

Community College Review - profiles of community and junior colleges

Military Careers

http://www.todaysmilitary.com/ - Military (general)

http://www.army.mil/ - Army

http://www.navy.mil/ - Navy

http://www.uscg.mil - Coast Guard

http://www.marines.com/ - Marines

http://www.af.mil/ - Air Force

Virtual Tours

http://www.ecampustours.com/ - virtual campus tours

http://www.campustours.com/

What are my Chances at This College?

http://www.go4college.com/

www.collegedata.com/cs/promo/promo_calcodds_tmpl.jhtml

Scholarship Search

http://www.scholarship.com/ - finding scholarships

http://www.fastweb.com/ - Financial Aid and Scholarship Search

http://www.collegeboard.com/ - College, Career, Scholarship Search

CFNC.org

Financial Aid Links

http://www.fafsa.gov/ - online FAFSA application

http://www.studentaid.ed.gov/ - Federal Student Aid Site or call 1-800-433-3243 (TTY 800-730-8913 for hearing impaired)

http://www.finaid.org/ - Student aid resource site

For Minority, Low-Income, First Generation Students

Adelante - College Resources for Hispanic and Latino Students

QuestBridge - Helps link high-performing low-income and minority students with highly-selective universities.

www.finaid.org/otheraid/minority.phtml - minority aid site

http://www.uncf.org/scholarships - United Negro College Fund

collegefund.org - American Indian fund

http://www.aihec.org/ - American Indian Higher Education Consortium

http://www.hillel.org/ - Jewish resource for colleges

http://www.gmsp.org/ - Gates Millennium Scholars Fund

http://www.hsf.net/ - Hispanic scholarships

http://www.hacu.net/ - Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities

qemnetwork.qem.org - Quality Education for Minorities