Resources & Links

Career Exploration

Test Preparation

Scholarship

CFNC-College Foundation of North Carolina

Helping you Plan, Apply, and Pay for College!!!!

  • Discover your career interests
  • Plan you high school courses
  • Follow your college planning timeline
  • Tour NC colleges and universities
  • Find ways to pay for college
  • Prepare for the SAT or ACT
  • Apply for scholarships, grants and loans

https://www1.cfnc.org/Home/_default.aspx

About the ASVAB

The ASVAB is a timed multi-aptitude test, which is given at over 14,000 schools and Military Entrance Processing Stations (MEPS) nationwide and is developed and maintained by the Department of Defense.

http://www.military.com/join-armed-forces/asvab/

High Five Scholarships

Find FREE money for college!!!!

Scholarship matching service and that will find hundreds of scholarships that match your personal characteristics, goals, and interests,free of charge!!!

Also has ACT and SAT prep for you!!!

http://www.highfivescholarships.com/

NC Dept of Commerce - Labor Market Information

Look up information specific to North Carolina in various industries or occupations. Answers questions such as:

  • How much money will I make?
  • Will there be jobs when I get out of school?
  • What are the largest employers in North Carolina?

You can also look up information related to Buncombe County!

http://www.ncesc1.com/LMI/occupational/occupationMain-NEW.asp

ACT - College Entrance Exam

As a Junior you should be taking the SAT and ACT. As a Senior you may want to take these again to get a better score.

http://www.actstudent.org/

 

FastWeb

This website offers information about Career Planning, College, and Scholarships.

Go get some free$$$to go to college!!!

http://www.fastweb.com/

 

Career Outlook in the US

This website allows you to obtain and sort various career data, also known as Labor Market Information.

Knowing WHERE the job openings will be in the future will help you in determining what career to pursue.

http://careeroutlook.us/

ASVAB Information

Visit the website if you have any questions about the ASVAB. There are some sample questions, information about careers, and other important career planning information here.

http://www.asvabprogram.com/

 

Jobs/Employment

http://www.symbaloo.com/mix/job-employment

 

ASVAB Preparation

Congratulations! You have found the best resource available for passing your ASVAB Test!AtASVABpreparation.comwe have just one goal: to helpyouprepare for your ASVAB test.

Our practice tests are designed specifically to help you ace your ASVAB test. We offer full-length practice tests in 4 different ASVAB subjects that help you prepare for the real test in several key ways:

Topics covered Level of difficulty Number of questions Time-limit (or you can customize it) Navigation Look-and-feel

http://www.asvabpreparation.com/

 

 

O*NET Online

O*NET OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more!

http://www.onetonline.org/

 

Number2.com

Free test prep for SAT and ACT!!!!

Number2.com's online test preparation courses are totally free! By creating an account you can access a customized course that includes user-friendly tutorials, practice sessions that dynamically adapt to each student's ability level, a vocabulary builder, and more...

https://www.number2.com/

 

 

Worker's Permit or Youth Employment Certificate

Do you needa Youth Employment Certificate or Worker's Permit? You must have a job offer BEFORE you fill out the form because you will need some information from your employer. Also, you will need a printer to print off the certificate once you have filled out the form. See the following website for directions, information, and the site to fill out for the form itself.

http://www.nclabor.com/wh/youth_instructions.htm

Princeton Review

This site offers free test prep for the SAT, ACT, the PSAT and college major information! Did we mention FREE???

http://www.princetonreview.com/

 

 

WorkKeys Skills Job Search

Check here to see how you scored on the WorkKeys and how it relates to your career choice. Just type in the career title or choose a cluster.

http://profiles.keytrain.com/profile_search/

SAT - College Entrance Exam

As a Junior you should be taking the SAT and ACT. As a Senior you may want to take these again to get a better score.

http://www.collegeboard.org/

 

 

WorkKeys Information

This site has sample questions for Seniors to review before they take the WorkKeys assessment.

Please see this site for more information regarding the WorkKeys assessment or the North Carolina Career Readiness Certificate.

http://www.act.org/products/workforce-act-workkeys/

 

 

WorkKeys Information

See the link below for sample questions and information regarding the WorkKeys test for Seniors.

https://www.act.org/workkeys/assess/

 

 


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