Guidance Online Resources

This page provides links to career and college ready websites that facilitate career exploration, college entrance exam registration, college search, financial aid navigation, and special/summer programs application.

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INTRODUCING:  NAVIANCE

The Charter Arts Guidance Department is pleased to utilize Naviance again this year:
a comprehensive web-based program that allows students and families to explore career interests, develop post graduation plans, and research colleges.
Sign In:   Naviance.
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ACT INFORMATION:

CEEB Code:

  • CEEB Code:   390324  (College Entrance Examination Board code; a code given to all high schools and colleges and required for students to use in registering for the ACT, SAT, and College Applications.)

Career Exploration Resources:

  • America’s Career InfoNet (http://www.acinet.org) Provides information on wage trends, occupational availability trends, and job skills for any occupation
  • Career Builder (http://www.careerbuilder.com) Comprehensive database of career and job opportunities
  • Career Resource (http://www.udel.edu/CSC/mrk.html) Major Resource Kits that help link academic majors to career alternatives by providing information on career paths, sample job titles, and a short bibliography of Career Resource Center materials available to students in a particular major.
  • College Board Career Browser (http://www.collegeboard.com/apps/careers/index) Browse specific jobs and learn about working conditions, job forecasts, related professions, and what you can be doing right now to reach your goals.
  • MyMajors.com (http://mymajors.com ) Have you decided that you want to go to college but don’t know what you want to major in?  if you aren’t sure, MyMajors.com can provide useful advice on college and university majors that a high school senior or college freshman with your interests and achievements might do well in.
  • MyRoad   (http://myroad.collegeboard.com).  Free to students who have taken the PSAT/NMSQT; a career exploration tool sponsored by College Board.
  • PA Career Zone  www.pacareerzone.org
  • NY Career Zone wwww.nycareerzone.org
  • The Occupational Outlook Handbook (http://www.bls.gov/oco/) The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives.  Revised every two years, the Handbook describes what workers do on the job, working conditions; the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.  The OOH is administered by the Bureau of Labor and Statistics.
  • O*NET Online (http://www.onetcenter.org) The nation’s primary source of occupational information, the O*NET database and related products will help millions of employers, workers, educators, and students make informed decisions about education, training, career choices, and work.  The O*NET Project is administered and sponsored by the US Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration.
  • Princeton Review’s Career Page (http://www.princetonreview.com/cte) Discover, research and plan for career success.
  • What Can I Do With This Major? (http://whatcanidowiththismajor.com/major/) Whether you are exploring multiple majors or searching for information about your chosen field, this site will help you connect majors to careers. Learn about the typical career areas and the types of employers that hire people with each major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate. Continue your research on majors and careers through the websites provided.

College Search:

College Board
US News College Search
College NET
Petersons
Princeton Review
Cappex
Zinch

SAT Information:

PrepareSAT- Fall 2014

sat.collegeboard.org

Scholarship Information:

Scholarship Information (updated regularly)

Special & Summer Programs:

Special & Summer Programs (updated regularly)

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