COLLEGE SEARCH ENGINES
College Board Online www.collegeboard.com Provides college searches and planning.
College Greenlight www.collegegreenlight.com Provides college info such as: rating, overview, admissions, tuition, your fit, majors, deadlines, photos/videos, student reviews, campus life, around town, discussions, social media, scholarships; focus on 1st generation students.
College Majors 101 http://www.collegemajors101.com/ Research college majors with videos, employer examples, industry publications, accredited schools, & professional organizations for that major.
The College Solution www.thecollegesolution.com The blog covers six topics: admissions, academics, college life, colleges, money and research.
College Week Live www.collegeweeklive.com Virtual College Fairs to chat with college reps & students. Search for colleges and scholarships.
Generation TX http://gentx.org/ Focused on creating a culture of college and career education and can help you plan for college.
H.O.T. Jobs in Texas www.texashotjobs.org Learn about all the health career opportunities in Texas.
Khan Academy www.khanacademy.org/college-admissions Helps you navigate the college application process.
Launch My CareerTX www.launchmycareerTX.org An interactive website to find colleges and majors.
My Future www.myfuture.com Helps you determine a career pathway by providing info on careers, colleges and the Military.
Occupational Outlook Handbook https://www.bls.gov/ooh/ Information on careers.
Peterson’s www.petersons.com Info on colleges, financial aid, test preparation (SAT, ACT, ASVAB, career practice tests), and career exploration.
Princeton Review www.review.com Information on colleges, college rankings, careers and test preparation.
TEXAS genuine http://texasgenuine.org/ Website showing programs of all two year colleges in Texas and a link to their admission page. Click on “Find Your Future” to discover your top 3 career clusters of interest in 5 minutes.
Texas Gear Up www.texasgearup.com Provides college prep tools and career exploration.
ACT College Planning https://www.act.org/content/act/en/students-and-parents/college-planning-articles.html and Budgeting https://www.act.org/content/act/en/students-and-parents/college-planning-articles/estimating-the-cost-of-college.html.
Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation—Compendium of Texas Colleges and Financial Aid Calendar https://comptroller.texas.gov/programs/education/msp/