College Exploration Begins Here!
Are you interested in Military Academies? See the information posted on Congresswoman, Dr. Kim Schrier's website!
If you are a First-Generation college student (neither of your parents have earned a bachelor's degree!), and interested in going to an Ivy League college? If so, check out Quest Bridge, a website that helps First-Gen students acheive their dream of attending a major university at reduced tuition!
Follow this link to explore 2-year and Technical college opportunities!
Great website to help guide you through the graduation process!
Why go to college? Here's a great handout comparing wages related to amount of education.
Not sure where you want to go to college? The College Scorecard Website is a great resource for comparing schools!
Interested in attending an out-of-state college and saving money on tuition, too! Check out the Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)! There are application deadlines and eligible majors - follow this link for all the details!!!
There's a great website, Campus Reel, with videos of actual college students showcasing their schools. You must create a free account to take a "tour" - check it out!
Is there really free college for graduating seniors? Yes! If you've earned a cumulative 3.75 GPA or higher, and attend Southwestern Oregon College in Coos Bay, OR, they will pay your tuition. See Ms. Nelson for details!!!
Follow this link for 2-year colleges contacts in Washington state!
Washington state College Applications and Fees Deadlines. This resource covers Washington State colleges only! If you are interested in out-of-state colleges, go to the admissions page of their websites to find out their deadlines!
If you are interested in either a 2-Year or Technical degree or certificate program, visit: Check Out a College!
Also, take a look at this informative flyer detailing our local Pierce County colleges and Applying to College info!
How do you know which college is right for you? Follow this link to take a helpful quiz!
Here is a great link detailing how to get into your dream college - it's a long article, but worth the read!These are some great sites to explore when researching 4-Year colleges/universities:Are you interested in a Nursing Career? Check out the Nursing School 411 site!
Find Washington college admissions requirement information here:And don't forget about college essays! Here's a great link with tips on how to write a great personal statement.
Use this College Application Checklist when you've narrowed down your college choices:Tips to make your college application stand out!New Links!!!
These sites include info on rankings, post-graduation salaries, etc.Top Colleges in WA: https://www.learnhowtobecome.org/college/washington/Nursing Schools in WA: http://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/nursing-schools/washington/Criminal Justice Schools in WA: http://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/criminal-justice-degree/washington/Psychology Schools in WA: http://www.learnpsychology.org/psychology/degree-programs/schools-in-washington/Fire Science Programs in WA: https://www.firescience.org/fire-science-degrees-and-programs/washington/Teaching Degrees in WA: https://www.teachtomorrow.org/washington/Top Trade/Vocational Schools in WA: http://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/vocational-trade-school/washington/Interested in becoming a teacher? Check out this site: Teach Tomorrow.orgThe College Admissions Guide is a great site detailing steps to college - regardless of grade-level!Washington State college application deadlines:
Resources for online colleges:
Affordable Colleges Online - http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/Guide to Finding Accredited Online Colleges: http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/accreditation/