Finding the Right College

  • The College Foundation of North Carolina has a wealth of resources that can help you “plan, apply and pay for college” and help you plan for a career after high school.
  • ACT’s website not only provides information about the ACT testing process, it also includes career readiness information. Make sure you check out the World-of-Work Map that shows “how occupations relate to each other based on work tasks.”
  • The College Board covers a multitude of resources for high school students, from PSAT and SAT prep, to AP practice exams, college search and planning guides, and how to develop a financial aid profile to help apply for aid from nonfederal financial aid programs.
  • UNIGO is one of the most popular college search, college match, scholarship match, and student loan information websites for college-bound high school students. It’s easy to navigate and provides resources for more than 650 universities across the nation.