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COLLEGE and SAT TEST PREP

CVHS College and Career Center

Test Prep Sites

TestPrep:
http://www.testprep.com/
     Need to get ready for the SAT's? You can practice at TestPrep.

College Board's Full Practice Test

http://sat.collegeboard.org/practice/sat-practice-test

Offers the official 2012-2013 SAT practice test...

Dome SAT

http://www.domesatreview.com/

Features SAT preparation study guides, vocabulary drills, and practice tests; subjects include math, critical reading, essay writing, and vocabulary

I Need a Pencil 

http://ineedapencil.ck12.org/

"The non-profit CK-12 Foundation offers 60 lessons, more than 800 practice exam questions, and a score projector (which predicts how the user will score on the real SAT)."

March 2 Success

https://march2success.com/index.cfm

Also translates to Spanish. This site offers seven full-length practice tests and 25 decks of flash cards.

ProProfs

http://www.proprofs.com/sat/

Free SAT study resources online that provides practice exams, flash cards, quizzes, and cram sheets.

Choosing a College Major

Preparing for College http://homeworktips.about.com/od/preparingforcollege/a/majors.htm

Are you trying to decide on a college major? This assessment quiz is adapted from a career and interest survey developed by John Holland. It is designed to encourage you to consider how your own personality traits may relate to many college degree programs.

Princeton Review http://www.princetonreview.com/Majors.aspx

Majors Search

The ACT http://www.actstudent.org/career/majors.html

Thinking about college majors? You're at the right place! The Map of College Majors can help you explore college majors and begin to focus on majors that fit you well.

Other College Links

Bay Area Colleges and Universities http://www.officetimes.com/BAColleges.htm

College scholarships, colleges and online degrees
http://www.college-scholarships.com/

CAHSEE Help
http://testprepreview.com/cahsee_practice.htm

Career and College Links     http://www.khake.com/page51.html         Scroll through career and college links that will answer just about every question you have in these two areas.

Mapping Your Future

http://mappingyourfuture.org/
"One stop site for students and parents with information on financial strategies, career options, and college planning."

Teenage Jobs, Careers, and College

http://www.quintcareers.com/teens.html
"This section of Quintessential Careers is all about teens! You'll find stuff to help you get a job, get a summer job, find a career, find a college, find financial aid, find a college major(s) and minor(s), and more."

 

California Student Aid Commission:
http://www.csac.ca.gov/default.asp
Get up-to-date information about paying for a college education in the State of California, with information on grants and financial aid programs.


College Board:
http://www.collegeboard.org/
         A great source of info in the areas of assessment, guidance, admission, placement, financial aid, curriculum, and research .


CollegeNet:
http://www.collegenet.com/
        Lists 2,500 colleges, with admissions info, scholarship search and on-line applications for colleges in U.S. and abroad.


FAFSA on the Web:
http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/
        The Free Application for Federal Student Aid can be filed online.


FinAid:
http://finaid.org/
       Very good non-commercial source for financial aid sites and links to free scholarship search services.


Peterson's:
http://www.petersons.com/
      If you're looking for a college you should check this out!


Princeton Review:
http://www.review.com/
      For students of the SAT, GMAT & GRE.


Student Center:
http://www.studentcenter.org/
      Career search, internships, volunteer jobs and more.

California Colleges
www.californiacolleges.edu

Information about higher education in California, plus information on testing, financial aid, and career planning.

California Private/Independent Colleges
http://www.californiacollegesearch.com/california_private_colleges.html
Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities

California Student Aid Commission
www.csac.ca.gov
How to finance a college education.

California Virtual High School
www.cavhs.org

CampusTours.com
www.campustours.com
Tour colleges and universities throughout the U.S. before making your choice.

College is Possible
www.collegeispossible.org
Financial aid information and resources

CollegeXpress
www.campustours.com
Information on scholarships, financial aid, and a variety of colleges and universities

National Association for College Admission Counseling
http://www.nacacnet.org/Pages/default.aspx
Guidance and preparing for and choosing a college.

Student Aid on the Web
www.studentaid.ed.gov
Student financial aid information