When considering your journey during and after high school think of your aspirations and dreams! Exploration is the first step for you to determine post-secondary college plans. CapCAN encourages you to follow your dreams when deciding to go to college, technical school, or directly to the workforce.
Here are CapCAN brochures in 6 different languages to help in your search of post-secondary college plans.
These resources can help you launch your dream and the transition from school to career.
KnowHow2GO is a campaign designed to encourage students and veterans to prepare for college. This website has advice, links to resources, and many other features to inform prospective college students on the college going process.
The College Board is a mission-driven not-for-profit organization that connects students to college success and opportunity. College Board has programs in college readiness and success — including the SAT and the AP Program.
Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. They have courses in math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more.
Parchment is the most widely adopted digital credential service, allowing learners, academic institutions, and employers to request, verify, and share credentials in simple and secure ways. This will make sending transcripts easier.
Use the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form to apply for financial aid for postsecondary education. It is free to fill out and is necessary to apply to any college.
The Office of Postsecondary Financial Planning encourages students to pursue postsecondary education by providing equality of access to student financial resources and information. They have various student financial assistance programs, give the guidance and funding necessary for students pursue their educational goals.
Fast Web is an online resource that helps students to prepare for school. They have scholarships for every type of student from the high school freshmen to the returning adult.
The Common Application (Common App) is a non-profit membership organization representing nearly 900 diverse institutions of higher education. They connect applicants and those who support them to a wide array of public and private colleges and universities across all 50 U.S. states, and 20 countries.