College & Career

College Search Resources

  • Campus Tours: multimedia tours and interactive campus maps for colleges and universities.
  • EduTrek: facts about the Risks and Rewards of attending college today.
  • College Board: get connected to your college. Find official college planning and preparation tools to help you succeed.
  •  Information on colleges/universities across the country and online including school rankings, financial aid, careers and more.
  • Niche College Search:  Niche helps you find the college that’s right for you. Explore college reviews, rankings, and statistics.
  • College Majors 101:  Learn about over 150 college majors including information on what you will actually learn and do while in college and the real professional nature of your major.

Financial Aid & Scholarship Resources

  • The Excelsior Scholarship: Tuition-Free Degree Program. Under this groundbreaking program, more than 940,000 middle-class families and individuals making up to $125,000 per year will qualify to attend college tuition-free at all CUNY and SUNY two- and four-year colleges in New York State.
  • HESC: official New York State Higher Education Services Corp. site
  • FAFSA: the office of Federal Student Aid provides grants, loans, and work-study funds for college or career school
  • Sallie Mae: information on scholarships, grants and financial aid
  • FinAid!: financial aid questions answered
  • Cappex Scholarships:  uncover millions of dollars in scholarships from colleges, universities, private companies, foundations — and more — to help pay for school.

Career & Job Resources

  • Career One Stop: (U.S. Dept. of Labor) tools to help job seekers, students, businesses, and career professionals
  • Career Zone: (NYS Dept. of Labor) explore careers related to your strengths, skills and talents
  • USA Jobs: the Federal Government’s official source for federal job listings and employment opportunity information
  • information about careers in all branches of the military