Resources for college readiness

Exploring career paths

Steer your students toward the following college-planning resources:

  • An informative piece entitled "Learn More, Earn More," which illustrates that higher education is worth the effort
  • A collection of Web pages on exploring career options and making a career plan
  • A series of videos that shed light on a wide variety of careers
  • A Web page with sample careers and their educational requirements
  • An interactive calculator called "Major Choices" to help give students an idea of what they may earn and how much of their income may go toward student loan payments in the first year after graduation.
  • A tool called "Career Choices" to help students get an idea of what others in their chosen profession and city may earn.