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WHAT IS NEXT? 

The Next Step: Life After High School – The Patriot PostSeniors, it is time to makes some big decision! Maybe you are right on track or maybe you need some help this page is designed to assist you on your way.  
Look around, find what is helpful to you.  If you don't even know where to start or just want some help.  Visit the Guidance Office!
 

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Know the terminology to get you started and through your college application process!  
 
Spartans Face the College Application Process | Thomas Jefferson High SchoolHow do I start applying?
 
OR maybe you know the school, just go to the school's admission page and find the APPLY NOW
Common Application - Wikipedia
 

Are you using Common App? 

 
Common App's Your Path to College Senior guide

Go to Common App ESSAY PROMPTS to get a look at what you will be writing about.

BIG FUTURE!

Your future is a big deal!  Treat it that way!  One place to explore College Planning is at CollegeBoard's BIG FUTURE site.  
 
 
tests
Still need to take your SAT/ACT/CLT test?  Want to Improve your score before your application?  
 
Maybe your school is test optional?  Check out this LIST OF TEST OPTIONAL SCHOOLS & TEST OPTIONAL COMMITTED SCHOOLS
 
What is the difference between Test Optional/Test Blind/ Test Flexible?
Guidance - Financial Aid - Butler High School
Apply for Federal Student Aid Now @FAFSA
You & Your Parents can get HELP with the FAFSA here at McCort on Oct.29th.  
 
More information on PAYING FOR COLLEGE
 
Check out this list of TOP 50 SCHOLARSHIPS
HIGH ACHIEVERS should explore Coca Cola Scholarships, Jack Kent Cooke, or MANY OTHER high award scholarships.  
 
POPULAR SCHOLARSHIP WEBSITES
 
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Maybe it is time to start writing! 
Some Helpful Links:
 
 
 
 
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Some Basic Starting Points:
 
 

McCORT SENIOR YEAR TIMELINE

Other McCort "Stuff":
  • Transcript Request Form - ALWAYS
  • LOR Questionnaire 
  • We Do NOT RANK!
  • Counselor Email: rdenhard@mccort.org
  • I can't email you a transcript!
  • Keep Track of Acceptances & Awards
  • Must have all transcripts requests for January in by Dec. 18th 
How to Choose a College That's Right for You - The Scholarship System
The 5 Questions to Ask when finalizing your college list.
How to Choose a College The Complete Guide
Why Better Announce Your College Major Early?

FutureScape

CareerClusters

Personality Test

 

What is a good major?  There are lots of ways to answer that, but here is a look at the TOP 100 MAJORS OF 2019

Institute for Career Transitions Beyond the Basics: Tools for Navigating  the New Economy [12/14/17]
 

Maybe I am not ready for College yet?

A list of 25 JOBS you could pursue with just a high school degree.  
 

Immigrant military recruits being abruptly discharged, AP reports - ABC7  Los AngelesShould I join the Military?

The DOD Our Forces Page
What you should KNOW BEFORE YOU JOIN
What is ROTC
Even more info. at Todays Military
 
IS MY SCHOOL ON COMMON APP?
There are 909 schools on Common App find yours:
Guidance / NCAA Eligibility Center

DO YOU WANT TO PLAY DI or DII sports?

NCAA ELIGIBILITY

What to Do on Campus Visits | No-Stress College Search Hacks - YouTube

College visits are not easy these days!  There are some college now opening up to on campus tours (check and see), but there are always virtual visits available.
VIRTUAL COLLEGE FAIR
YOU VISIT

Looking to Stay Close to Home. 

There are some good colleges in your backyard:
Penn Highlands
UPJ
St. Francis University
Mount Aloysius College
IUP
PSU Altoona
St. Vincent College
Conemaugh School of Nursing
Career in a Year GJCTC
 
EXPLORE PA SCHOOLS YOU MAY NOT KNOW ABOUT!
LIke
MORAVIAN COLLEGE
DICKINSON COLLEGE
and MANY OTHERS
 
Sermon 11-30-2014 – THE POINT
I am sharing inside information with you!
 
Many Colleges have Counselor Resource pages.  You can use them too!  Here are some examples:
 
 
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You got accepted! Now what?  
or start doing some calculations: