Thinking About Your Future?
Check out these helpful websites and resources
 
Reality Check - See how much your dream life will cost!
 
 
Check out some of our helpful materials:
 
Teens' Guide to College & Career Planning: Your High School Roadmap for College & Career Success
  • Plan Your Future
  • Find a College
  • Build Your Career
 
 
 
More Outstanding Books for the College Bound by the Young Adult Library Services Association
 
 
College Board - This is a fantastic one stop shop for college prep.
College Depot
College Planning Resources for Teens
Mapping Your Future
 
 


What would I be good at?
 Book of Majors 2011 by The College Board 
 
 
 
 
5 Minute Career Quiz
Free Career Assessment Test
What Career is Right for Me?
Career Aptitude Test
Career Advice
Holland Code Quiz
Occupational Outlook Handbook
The Animal in You Personality Test
Cheese Test: What Kind of Cheese Are You?
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


Where should I go?
 
Accredited Online Colleges
College Matchmaker
CollegeView
Education Corner
Princeton Review
Report Search Colleges 
U.S News and World
 


How do I get in?
 
College Admissions Tests
SAT
Guide to Getting In
Write a Personal Statement
Learning Express Library Test Prep


How do I pay for it?
Scholarships
101 Ways to Pay for College
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Student Aid on the Web
National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS)
Military
MyMoney.gov
Grade your resume
Paying for College
Fastweb Scholarships
Best Buy Scholarships
College Scholarships
FinAid
EdFund
GoodCall Scholarship Finder
 
It All Adds Up- Personal Finance Games and Exercises
Sense and Dollars
Teens and Their Money
 
 
Paying for College: *Answers to All Your Questions About Financial Aid, Tuition Payment Plans, and Everything Else You Need to Know
 
 
 
 


How do I find a job?
Connecting College Students and Graduates with Jobs
Job Profiles
Guide to Vocational and Technical Schools
CareerBuilder
Monster.com
Job Hunter's Bible
Career Bliss
Check out our other job sites here. Look under Employment Seekers.
 
Or check out these library materials for inspiration:
 
Cool Careers Without College for People Who Love Manga, Comics, And Animation by Sherri Glass and Jim Wentzel
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cool Careers Without College for People Who Love to Work with Children by Harriet Webster
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cool Careers Without College for People Who Love Sports by Adam B. Hofstetter
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cool Careers Without College for People Who Love to Travel by Simone Payment
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cool Careers Without College for People Who Love Food by Kerry Hinton
 
 


Would you like to start your own business?
Become an entrepreneur
Entrepreneur Quiz
Investopedia
Junior Achievement
MyOwnBiz
YoungBiz
Young Money
Shatterbox-Make Your Mark- Watch videos from people who turned their innovative ideas into successful companies.


Thinking about Military Service?
 
My Future
United States Air Force
United States Army
United States Marines
United States Navy


I Don't Know What I Want To Do
Gap Year
The Peace Corps