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Applying to college can seem daunting, and the prospect of paying for it can seem even more overwhelming. But it doesn’t have to be. The College Prep Scholars Program equips high-achieving high school juniors from low-income backgrounds with the knowledge, confidence, and…



Career Technical Education (CTE) Mission:  The mission of CTE is to provide industry-linked programs and services that enable all individuals to reach their career goals in order to achieve economic self-sufficiency, compete in the global marketplace, and contribute to California’s economic prosperity.…



Naviance is a comprehensive college and career readiness solution that helps districts and schools align student strengths and interests to postsecondary goals, improving student outcomes, and connecting learning to life. Career Exploration Connecting students’ interests to their potential career paths…

Scholarship Resource Guide

Scholarship List

  Imperial Valley Regional Occupational Program Community Foundation Award: Range from $1,000, $750 and $500Deadline: April 5, 2019Requirements: Applicants must meet the following criteria to be considered for a scholarship: Must be currently enrolled in High School. Must be a resident of…

Free SAT & ACT live online classes

Free SAT & ACT online classes

You may have heard that going to college is kind of expensive. In order for your College application to be accepted, you must get a decent SAT or ACT score. This is a test administered by the College Board. The…

Going Merry

Going Merry

Build your profile, get matched, and start applying! Going Merry is a place for you to find and apply to scholarships online, absolutely free. Going Merry has national, local, and school-specific scholarships so you don’t need to spend time browsing dozens…

College Planning Calendar

College Planning Calendar

College Planning Calendar During your senior year, you will finalize your college choice. This year is filled with admission applications, scholarship essays, financial aid information and the need to meet deadlines. Throughout your senior year, continue to build your resume…

How To Get To College?

How to go to College

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What Is the Occupational Outlook Handbook?

Occupational Outlook Handbook

What Is the Occupational Outlook Handbook? What is the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH)? The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a career guide provided by the U.S. Government’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). It provides information on a wide range of occupations. For each…

SAT Free Practice Test


Personalized to you We’ll create a tailored practice plan for you based on a diagnostic or your SAT or PSAT/NMSQT® scores Official 8 full-length, real practice tests and content created in partnership with College Board Interactive Thousands of practice questions, videos,…

March 2 Success

March 2 Success

March 2 Success College U.S. Army – College Success Starts Here   March2Success provide materials to help prepare students for college and a series of videos and infographics to help simplify the process of applying to college and finding…

Preparing for College

Preparing for College Why College? A college education is not only important because it leads to higher wages over a lifetime, it also broadens the scope of opportunities available after graduation. A quick look at the backgrounds of today’s leaders…

2018 – 2019 SAT Test Dates and Registration

SAT Dates

SAT Test Dates and Registration The SAT is a nationally administered, standardized paper-and-pencil test that helps colleges evaluate candidates. Generally, you’ll take the SAT for the first time in the spring of your junior year, and scores typically come back…