Links to assist the college searchNaviance- This is an excellent college search program used by Lenape High School. This program allows students to search colleges and compare GPA and SAT scores with Lenape graduates.CollegeBoard BigFuture bigfuture.collegeboard.org- This web site allows you to register for the SAT as well as perform a college and career search.College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/ Allows comparisons of colleges with many different parametersCollege Raptor - CollegeRaptor.com. College search toolCollege Navigator - https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/ Shows a more in-depth look at the numbers of a particular college, e.g. retention rates and 4 year graduation ratesPeterson's Guide - www.petersons.com A database for the Peterson's college handbook. Also allows you to perform a college and career search.
Princeton Review - www.PrincetonReview.com/college-search
College View - www.collegeview.com-get info via your email. College data base.
NJ School Counselor Association Career & Post-secondary PlanningChoosing a major:Choosing a career:O*Net - www.onetonline.org - Offers a variety of search options and occupational data as well as a database of occupational information. Includes information on skills, abilities, knowledges, work activities, and interests associated with occupations
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