College Planning Resources

COLLEGE SEARCH AND PLANNING WEBSITES

MSHS College Planning Guide

www.kudernavigator.com - College and Career Planning website. Get your login from your counselor, or Careers teacher
http://www.njstars.net - Information on NJ Student Tuition Assistance Reward Scholarship (Student must rank in the top 15% of his/her class)

http://www.nj.gov/highereducation/colleges/schools_alfa.shtml - Database of NJ Colleges and Universities showing all majors and minors offered

http://www.campustours.com - Allows students and parents to take virtual tours of selected college campuses

http://Unigo.com -  Provides reviews, videos, and articles about top colleges and universities

http://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator - Comprehensive website developed by the US Department of Education that provides general information to assist those in deciding whether college is right for them

https://www.collegeboard.org  - Register for the SAT and send scores online; create personal profile and narrow college search
 
http://www.nextstepu.com  - Valuable college & career search tools, scholarship information, blogs, and more
 

http://www.search4careercolleges.com/default.asp- Comprehensive directory of colleges, universities and online schools

https://www.commonapp.org/Login -  Allows students to apply electronically to many schools using one application

http://going2college.org/StateResources/ - Resources for students who wish to attend NJ colleges and universities

http://www.fastweb.com  - College search, targeted scholarship search, and more
 
www.mymajors.com - Assists students in searching for and determining a college major. Takes into account high school experiences and personal values
 
www.collegeview.com - Offers a college search quiz that generates a list of possible colleges/universities based on location, tuition range, school type, etc.
 
http://www.studyguidezone.com/accuplacertest.htm - The accuplacer is used by many colleges, including BCC, as a basic skills placement test
 
http://www.studenteducationprograms.com - Pre-College Summer Program Opportunities for Students
 
http://www.collegeatlas.org/college-majors.html - Features search engines for 2 and 4 year colleges in additon to the ability to search for colleges by major
 

ROWAN COLLEGE AT BURLINGTON COUNTY

Apply here: www.bcc.edu 
 

STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

http://www.going-to-college.org - Video clips, activities, information, and additional resources about living college life with a disability. 
 
http://www.collegeacademicsupport.com - This website has direct links to the Offices of Disability Services at New Jersey colleges as well as direct links to the counseling support services at these institutions.

http://www.ldonline.org/indepth/postsecondary - Articles and resources for educators, parents, and others concerned about children and adults with learning disabilities and ADHD.

http://weconnectnow.wordpress.com - Connects and integrates students with disabilities with a virtual community to ask questions, share concerns, etc.

http://www.college-scholarships.com/learning_disabilities.htm - Colleges with programs for learning disabled students

Transitioning to College (from an IEP to a 504) Powerpoint

 

NCAA CLEARINGHOUSE

Students wishing to play sports in college should register with the NCAA Clearinghouse.
Go to www.eligibilitycenter.com for more information. Some materials from that site are posted below.
 

Guide for the College Bound Student Athlete

NCAA Eligibility Quick Reference Guide

Division 1 and Division 2 Worksheet