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Career & College Readiness

At Patrick Henry High School, we strive to make sure all students are career and college ready with the goal that all students graduate with a post-secondary plan.  To help students with that, we have these great resources/programs:

 

CAREER & COLLEGE RESOURCES

Naviance: http://henry.mpls.k12.mn.us/naviance_2

A tool to help you with post-secondary (after high school) planning and for your counselor and CCC Coordinator to communicate important information to you and your family.

 

College Scorecard:  https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/

A great online tool that has great data on colleges to help you compare/decide which will be the best fit for you.

 

My InTuition: https://myintuition.org

See how affordable a top college can be.  Gives you an estimate for 15 of some of the top colleges across the country.

 

Bureau of Labor Stats:  https://www.bls.gov/ooh/occupation-finder.htm

The Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupation Finder site lets you filter jobs by wage, post-secondary training required, on the job training, growth and one or two more filters.

 

Career Wise:  https://www.careerwise.mnscu.edu/

A great career research website.

 

ARTICLE:  “What recent Minnesota college grads earn after studying most-popular fields”

http://www.bizjournals.com/twincities/news/2017/04/18/what-majors-earn-minnesotas-recent-college-grads.html?ana=e_ae_set1&s=article_du&ed=2017-04-18&u=nnLx3%2F28toY9sYhMzHb0jA09be006f&t=1492548159&j=77972611

 

SCHOLARSHIP RESOURCES

Recommended sites:

Naviance:  http://henry.mpls.k12.mn.us/naviance_2

College Greenlight:         www.collegegreenlight.com

College Board:   https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/scholarship-search

Niche:   https://colleges.niche.com/scholarships/

Unigo:   www.unigo.com

 

Other sites:

Scholarship Experts:       www.scholarshipexperts.com

Scholarships.com:            www.scholarships.com

CollegeNet:        www.collegenet.com

CollegeView:     www.collegeview.com

FastWeb:             www.fastweb.com