Places to start
Peterson’s Colleges (overview of college app process, links to college search)
Peterson’s 3 Step College Match (Use question/answer to narrow down colleges matching your profile)
College Board Big Future — overview of college searching by AP’s College Board
College Board College Comparison tool — use this to “compare” colleges of your choice
GoodCall — over 100 pages of scholarships to look at, see if you qualify, and apply for.
Princeton Review — Find your College tool — find by location, majors offered, etc.
BigFuture College and Career Match – pick degree of interest and find matching schools
U.S. News Best College Rankings — Search by state, size, tuition, etc.
Other helpful sites
Colleges That Change Lives — collection of small liberal arts colleges recommended by the book of the same name. Focus on teaching and small classes.
Bureau of Labor Statistics Career Exploration — categories of jobs w/salary info
Career OneStop — information about technical jobs and training opportunities
O*Net Online — detailed description of job duties in various careers