College & Career Planning

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College & Career Planning!


College Planning-->

College Searches & Information on Admissions Some sites may require students to register (this may increase mailings & emails from universities). Avoid sites that require a fee to use them! There are plenty of free resources.

  • Campus Tours Virtual tours of hundreds of campuses.
  • CollegeBoard Do college searches, register for the SAT and/or Subject Tests, & research the college app. process.
  • College Express Very student-oriented. College and career searches based on student profile. Have to register, but free membership.
  • College Navigator
  • CollegeNet
  • College Profiles
  • CollegeProwler Student reviews of colleges.  Includes information on favorite campus hangouts, favorite classes, parking, etc.  All written by students!
  • College View              
  • My College Guide Great articles for future college students.
  • Ohio Career Colleges Ohio has over 300 registered career colleges and schools that are dedicated to preparing students for jobs and careers through certificate, diploma, and degree programs.
  • Peterson’s A good start for college admissions information.
  • Sports Degrees  Degrees In Sports is the most comprehensive database of sports management, marketing and business degrees.
  • ULinks Links to colleges, vocational programs, trade schools, etc.

Career Planning -->

Throughout high school, Chillicothe High School students will have the opportunity to reflect on their interests and research careers. Some of the surveys they may take to find out more about themselves include:

Do What You Are--Based on personality type - Naviance
Cluster Finder--Based on top career cluster interest - Naviance
Career Interest Profiler - Naviance

Career Cluster Inventory - Ohio Means Jobs

Career Profile - Ohio Means Jobs
What is your target salary? - Ohio Means Jobs

ASVAB--Aptitude test related to work skills/interests (given in December)

Thinking about a career in the military?? -->