Consider different types of training degrees and schools
2 Things You Need to Develop in HS
Research and Technical Writing
3 What do colleges look at-GPA-Rank-SAT/ ACT Scores-Strength of Schedule-School Involvement-Community Involvement-Interview-Let ters of Recommendation 4
Academic Honor Roll
Financial Aid Rewards
Varies school to school
Usually a consideration for reward
Critical Reading (800)
Writing Skills (800)
Top Tier Schools 2100 and Up
More in the South but becoming more of a barometer in schools across the US
7 ACT continued
English Mathematics Reading Science
Optional Writing Test 1 prompt 30 minutes Measures writing skills emphasized in high school English classes and in entry-level college composition courses.
Top score- 36
Highly Selective- 27-31
8 Strength of Schedule
A in a level class or B in a higher level
Challenge yourself and move up a level.
9 School Involvement
10 Community Involvement
Volunteer consistently each year.
Needed for NHS as well.
Shows you give back.
Helps you find the fit that is comfortable
May give you an edge over other applicants.
12 Letters of Recommendation
Build Bridgesdont burn them.
Junior and Senior Year Teachers
13 Beware of SenioritisThink you can coast second semester 14 Technical Schools
Ocean County Technical Schools-Aviation/Aerospace Technology Agricultural and Environmental Sciences A Certification Network Technology Marine Trades Collision Repair
Chubb Institute-Massage Therapy Medical Assistant Medical Billing Coding Surgical Technologist CAD / Drafting Technology Computer Networking Security Graphic Design Animation
Vocational Information Center- Lists schools by alphabetical by trade or state- good YelowPages to trade/ technical schools
Technical Schools USA-Yellow Pages by Program or State. Specifically for Computer and information type Technology fields
15 2 Year Community College
Advantages/ Cost and Explore
Be sure credits transfer
16 4 Year College
College vs University
Private vs Public
17 Programs to Think About
Candidates for admission must both apply directly to the academy and receive a nomination usually from a congressman. Students are officers-in-training . Tuition for cadets is fully funded by the government in exchange for an active duty service obligation upon graduation and a stipend of 12000 a year is given while in school.
The Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) is a college-based officer commissioning program predominantly in the United States. It is designed as a college elective that focuses on leadership development problem solving strategic planning and professional ethics. ROTC produces officers in all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces except the U.S. Coast Guard.
19 Fine Arts and Graphic Arts
Fine Arts Education
20 How to Get Into an Art School
Build portfolio of artwork
Good Writer and Good Artist
Computer Science/ GAE
22 Graduate Degrees
Masters Degree (MA MS) 2-3 yr avg.
Doctorate (Ph.D.) 5-6 yr avg.
23 Medical School
Years/ about 4
Residency/ 3-5 yrs
24 Law School
Many types of Law
Avg. years/ 3
Degree/ J.D. LL.M. J.S.D or S.J.D
Bar exam/ each state separate
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