Includes information on choosing the right college,
testing, the application process, scholarships and
financial aid. Includes some information in Spanish.
North Carolina Colleges and Universities
Great site suggested by one of our viewers!
From GED to College. This site provides information about the
GED and GED testing centers.
Good starting place for middle-school and high school
& University Information
North Carolina Community College System
This link is a gateway to all 59 community colleges located across our State. There you will find information on workforce training and post-secondary educational opportunities.
and University Rankings
This site rates colleges and universities.
Provides a searchable index to the web sites of over 1100
community colleges in the United States, Canada and
elsewhere around the world. Provides access to specific
degrees offered through distance learning.
Petersons is an excellent starting point for information on
colleges, financial aid and testing.
Thousands of study abroad programs in more than 100
countries. Includes summer and winter/spring intersession
News Colleges and Careers Center
Good starting place for information on colleges, graduate
schools, rankings, and financial aid. Provides information
on internships and how to evaluate your career interests and
Yahoo helps locate information on colleges and universities
in the United States and countries around the world.
College Board has been connecting students and colleges for
over 100 years.
Includes information on scholarships and state-sponsored
grants. Includes tools to estimate your familys financial
Download a Free Application for Federal Student Aid, learn
about grants, loans, and work-study financial aid.
Provides access to over $1 billion in scholarships. Includes
both state and federal aid and information about receiving
aid through tax credits. Includes tips on filling out the
Free Application for Federal Student Aid and writing winning
This site provides extensive information on all types of
financial aid and provides eligibility information regarding
scholarships. Includes information on Military Aid.
A Seattle based agency that specializes in helping Northwest
students and families finance college through the Federal
Family Education Loan Program.
Northwest Scholarship Guide
The Scholarship Guide-Online is a step-by-step tool for
Pacific Northwest students.
Provides an overview of education loans, a basic guide to
financial aid and allows online access to accounts.
Home page of the United Negro College Fund. Provides
information on member institutions, admissions,
applications, programs and scholarships.
Includes information on registration, test preparation, test
taking and scoring.
Educational Testing Service
Practice questions from the SAT, AP, GRE, GMAT, TOEFL,
PRAXIS, SLS, and Higher Education Assessment. Provides
strategies for test-takers.
Information about test-taking, choosing a college and other
Wake Forest University
Warren Wilson College
Western Carolina University
Winston-Salem State University
A free summer camp directory that includes a job board with
summer camp openings.
You can search by job or geographical location.
A collection of resources for teenagers, including: jobs
after high school, summer jobs, and career choices and
Features summer job opportunities for students and temporary
Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of
Features a directory of accredited schools by location,
program of study, or degree sought.
Joining the armed forces is an alternative to college
for many young people. Gain life experience, earn money
towards college, and serve your country.
Especially for high school students who are unsure of their
futures. Information on military options, getting great
jobs, and managing your money.
Explore alternatives to going directly to college.