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CAREER EXPLORATION Technical Schools Armed Services Employment Prep/Military Schools
COAST GUARD MARINE CORPS ARMY AIR FORCE NAVY ASVAB CAREER EXPLORATION
PREPARATORY SCHOOL MILITARY ACADEMY CAREER EXPLORATION
TWO - YEAR FOUR - YEAR Bridgewater State College BACHELOR’S DEGREE Massasoit Community College ASSOCIATE’S DEGREE CAREER EXPLORATION
BHS Guidance Newsletter BHS Guidance Newsletter Mini College Fairs after school in October and November Mini College Fairs after school in October and November
RESUME COLLEGE LIST COMPARE COLLEGES FINANCIAL AID ACADEMIC HISTORY SAT & ACT COLLEGE ARTICLES COUNSELOR AND MORE…….
WHAT SHOULD I BE DOING NOW? Four Year College Requirements
Minimum Four Year College Requirements 4 units English 4 units English 3 units Math, including Algebra II 3 units Math, including Algebra II 3 units Science, including 2 laboratory sciences (Biology and Chemistry) 3 units Science, including 2 laboratory sciences (Biology and Chemistry) 3 units Social Studies 3 units Social Studies 2 units of the same foreign language 2 units of the same foreign language What should I be doing now?
MASSACHUSETTS STATE COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITY MINIMUM ADMISSIONS STANDARDS REQUIRED COURSES ENGLISH – 4 COURSES MATHEMATICS – 3 COURSES (ALGEBRA I & II, GEOMETRY) SCIENCE – 3 COURSES (including 2 with lab work) SOCIAL SCIENCE – 2 COURSES (including 1 US History) FOREIGN LANGUAGE – 2 courses (in the same language) ELECTIVES - 2 courses from the above subjects or from the Arts, Humanities or Computer Sciences What should I be doing now?
MASSACHUSETTS STATE COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITY MINIMUM ADMISSIONS STANDARDS MINIMUM GPA = 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. SLIDING SCALE Weighted High Combined Verbal & Math GPA SAT ACT 2.51 – – – – – – What should I be doing now?
Choose 4 to 6 Schools 1 or 2 high reach schools 3 or 4 reach schools 1 or 2 safety schools
Register for SAT/ACT’s/Send Scores What should I be doing now?
English as a Second Language Students - TOEFL What should I be doing now?
Obtain College Applications and Begin Completing Read the instructions carefully Read the instructions carefully Work on a photocopy version as a worksheet Work on a photocopy version as a worksheet Meet with your guidance counselor Meet with your guidance counselor Keep in mind submission deadlines Keep in mind submission deadlines What should I be doing now?
OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT Algebra ICPB6 GPA = 4.5 RANK = 28 College Application Process
OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES TEST SCORES – SAT, ACT, TOEFL COUNSELOR RECOMMENDATION College Application Process
ACTIVITY SHEET College Application Process ACTIVITY SHEET
RELEASE OF RECORDS College Application Process
Official Transcript RELEASE OF RECORDS College Application Process $3.00 Mid- Year Grades
ESSAYS/PERSONAL STATEMENTS ESSAYS/PERSONAL STATEMENTS College Application Process
LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION College Application Process
INTERVIEWS INTERVIEWS College Application Process
Transcript College Essay Teacher & Guidance Recs Application Status ScholarshipsCSS Profile ConnectEdu FAFSA
FINANCIAL AID Apply On-lineApply on paper
Estimated Family Contribution (EFC) $7,000 Tuition $35,000 Student Aid Report FINANCIAL AID EFC $7,000 Financial Award $28,000 minus =
$10,000 $8,000 FINANCIAL AID AWARD = 28,000.00
CSS PROFILE FINANCIAL AID Check to see if your schools require the CSS Profile Apply on-line Same financial information as FAFSA There is a fee for each school you send it to.
Local Scholarships FINANCIAL AID Scholarship Binder in each Guidance Suite
FINANCIAL AID Financial Aid Night College Goal Sunday TERI Access Stonehill College Brockton High 34 School Street