College and Career Search

College Information/Searches

College Board Online
http://www.collegeboard.com
Search for colleges and scholarships, explore careers, practice SAT and AP questions, SAT registration, send additional score reports, or apply to colleges all on one site.

College Database
http://www.onlinecollegesdatabase.org
Students can research basic college data regarding tuition, size, acceptance rate, etc.

College Majors 101
www.collegemajors101.com
Students can research different majors and what colleges/universities offer them. 

CollegeNET
http://www.collegenet.com

Search for colleges/universities that match your specific criteria: location, size, cost, major and more.  Link directly to the college site.  Apply to college on-line.

Naviance
http:// connection.naviance.com/irondequoit

Next Step U
http://www.nextstepu.com
Provides a
rticles on college, career and life planning.

Peterson’s Education Center
http://www.petersons.com
Search the Peterson's databases.  Request information, download applications, and interact with college faculty and administrators.

First Generation Student
http://www.firstgenerationstudent.com
This web site provides information to student who are (or want to be) the first in their family to attend college.  The site will feature writers and contributors from numerous highly respected groups such as College Board, FinAid.org and US News and World Report.  The blog is updated a few times a week with additional articles (as well as first-hand stories from students who've succeeded).

College Applications

Application Processing Center for SUNY Schools

http://www.suny.edu/student
This site will allow students to apply on-line to the State Universities of New York via the Internet.  They can also download the supplemental application.
 
The Common Application
http://www.commonapp.org
This application can simplify the college application process to 391 different colleges.  Check to see if the college you are applying to is participating.

Career Information/Searches

Acinet.org
http://www.acinet.org
Helps people make better, more informed career choices

Becomeaparalegal.org
http://www.becomeaparalegal.org
Provides state-specific information for aspiring paralegal professionals including hourly and annual wage figures, relevant professional organizations, and more.

Careercc.com
http://www.careercc.com
Learn more about careers that interest you, colleges you can attend, salaries, etc.

Career Coach
http://monroecc.emsicareercoach.com/#Radius=50&Zip=14623&AreaIDs=&action=loadHomePage
Provides current career information regarding wages, employment, job postings, and associated education and training.

Career One Stop
http://careeronestop.org
Learn about careers, find career information, locate career resources and advice

College Atlas
http://www.collegeatlas.org/collegemajors.html
 
College search by major.

Finger Lakes Advanced Manufacturers Enterprise
http://nyfame.org

Jobprofiles.org
http://www.jobprofiles.org

Experienced workers tell what it is like to work their particular job (the awards, stresses and challenges)

Naviance
http:// connection.naviance.com/irondequoit

Career and post high school planning software utilized by student and counselors.  Please contact your student's school counselor for more information or if you have any questions.

Occupational Outlook Handbook
http://www.bls.gov/oco
This website gives a description of what workers do on the job, the training and education needed, earnings, and job prospects.

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