Planning for life after high school can be time-consuming and demanding. It requires commitment, patience, and organization from both students and their parents in order to be carried out effectively.

This handbook is meant to assist those who are truly dedicated to finding the best post-secondary option for them, whether that is college, the military, or the world of work.

The handbook contains information about:

  • How to choose the right college

  • Financial aid

  • College applications

  • Standardized testing

  • Military programs

  • Worksheets to organize your college search

  • Glossary of key words

We strongly encourage parents and students to sit down and go through this book together. It is important to keep an open dialogue between parent and child throughout this complicated and sometimes overwhelming process.

2021-22 College & Career Planning Handbook