CHS College and Career Planning

List of Indiana Colleges:  Need Indiana college admissions information?  Direct links to all Indiana colleges/universities, including applications and fee waivers during College Go! Week. Go to: http://www.learnmoreindiana.org/educators/k-12-counselors-and-teachers/classroom-materials/college-application-fees-and-waivers/

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Learn More Indiana:  Need a tool to help plan for the future? Learn More Indiana provides information on careers, colleges, financial aid, etc. Go to: http://www.in.gov/learnmoreindiana

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Indiana Career Explorer:  An easy online tool available to all Hoosiers to explore their career interests and skills. Go to: http://www.indianacareerexplorer.org

 

ISM College Planning:  Indiana’s top resource for students, families and counselors wanting friendly, free, and expert help with paying for college.  Go to:  http://www.ismcollegeplanning.org

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College Navigator:   Want to find the right college for you?  College Navigator consists primarily of the latest data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), the core postsecondary education data collection program fro NCES — the National Center for Education Statistics.  Go to:  http://www.nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/

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CollegeGo Mobile App:  Are you the first in your family to attend college? CollegeGo guides you through the essential steps to take in order to find, apply to, and attend the right college for you. With a step-by-step, interactive interface, the app uses game, video, and search features to help you plan your college journey. You can:

  • Explore colleges and create a list of schools that fit you best.
  • Search for scholarships and get the scoop on financial aid.
  • Discover majors and careers that you may be interested in.
  • And more!

And it’s all linked via your College Board account, so you can easily access your information on the app or Go to:  http://www.BigFuture.org

Louisville Magazine College Guide:  A comprehensive guide to more than 90 colleges within a 250-mile radius of Louisville, Kentucky. It contains articles on how to apply to colleges and key data on each school listed.  Go to:  http:/louisvillecollegeguide.epubxp.com

College Week Live:  Allows you to explore colleges across the country through interactive videos, chat live with admissions, etc. Go to: http://www.collegeweeklive.com

College Cost Estimator:  Want to calculate your college costs? Compare the estimated net price of attendance of Indiana colleges. Understand the financial aid process. Discover ways to save for college. Explore Indiana colleges. Fill out this easy form and you will be one step closer to financing your education! All you need is your financial data and basic academic statistics. Go to: http://www.indianacollegecosts.org

College Cost Estimator Mobile Application:  Download the Indiana College Costs Estimator mobile app for financial aid estimates in the palm of your hand.  Go to:  http://www.learnmoreindiana.org/mobile

NCAA Eligibility Center:  All high school student-athletes wishing to compete in college must register with the Eligibility Center. The Eligibility Center maintains and processes all of the initial-eligibility certifications. Go to: http://www.eligibilitycenter.org

NAIA Eligibility Center:  PlayNAIA.org is the official clearinghouse for NAIA eligibility. Every student-athlete must register with the NAIA eligibility center to play sports at an NAIA college. The eligibility center is also a powerful tool to help athletes connect with coaches and NAIA schools – and find money for college through thousands of NAIA athletic scholarships. Go to: http://www.playnaia.org

Generation On:  Interested in volunteering? Interested in logging your community service hours? Go to: http://www.generationon.org

Khan Academy:  Interested in educational resources? Need to understand a class topic more clearly? Check out Khan Academy. Go to: http://www.khanacademy.org

Accredited Online Colleges: This is a comprehensive and informative resource that ranks each university in America by size, degrees offered, tuition costs, admission rates, graduation rates, and retention rates.  Go to:  http://www.accreditedonlinecolleges.org/indiana

Trip to College:  For assistance in choosing the right college for you, deciding your career path, and planning your future. Go to: http://www.TripToCollege.org

Are you worried about missing a step as you prepare for college or career training after high school? The Trip to College.org Alerts program sends you texts each month with helpful tips, deadline reminders, and encouragement so you stay on track.

To join Trip to College.org Alerts, text the word “grad” plus your high school graduation year to 69979.

  • Seniors: text grad2020
  • Juniors: text grad2021
  • Sophomores:  text grad2022
  • Freshmen:  text grad2023

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