Applying to College
Steps when applying to colleges and universities
COLLEGE BOUND ATHLETE:
NAIA - The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics.
NJCAA - The National Junior College Athletic Association.
NCAA - The National Collegiate Athletic Association.
NCAA Clearinghouse - Registration site for prospective student-athlete for Division 1 or Division II institution.
COLLEGE & CAREER PLANNING:
Advanced Placement Credit
Find colleges and universities that offer credit for AP scores.
An online college application used by almost 700 colleges and universities. Fill out one application for any of these colleges.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Features hundreds of occupations. Each profile also includes BLS employment projections for the 2010–20 decade.
Bureau of Labor Statistics
U. S. Department of Labor Site. Extensive links to occupations and their outlook.
Students can save and view their results from the Career Matchmaker interest inventory.
Chronicle of Higher Education
How much will I actually pay for my degree? Will I make enough to repay my debt? A great
tool to compare colleges.
Makes finding the perfect college easy. Talk with college representatives online or take a virtual tour of the campus. An online college fair.
Open Education Database
A comprehensive online education directory which offers up-to-date, detailed program information from accreditted online colleges from well known universities.
Affordable Colleges Foundation
Recently published information on Not-For-Profit universities and colleges in Kentucky
that offer online college programs, sorted by affordability. Included are scholarship
and financial aid options.
FINANCIAL AID & SCHOLARSHIPS:
FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
Free scholarship matching service.
Listing of merit scholarship opportunities.
Kentucky Educational Excellence Scholarship.
Links to local, state and national scholarships. http://www.bethlehemhigh.org
Learn about different types of Federal Financial Aid.
4 Tests - Free online tests.
KAPLAN - Sample questions and some free practice materials.
Test Prep Review - Free ACT practice tests