College & Career Readiness
College Foundation of NC
Free service of the State of North Carolina that helps students plan, apply, and pay for college.
Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center
A comprehensive resource that enables users to explore industries and careers plan their education, and research best practices for resumes, cover letters, interviewing networking, and salaries/benefits. The database includes articles, career advice blogs, and streaming videos.
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
Apply for federal student financial aid online.
Know How 2 Go
A site that helps you learn more about the steps needed to be college-ready.
Learning Express Library complete and PrepStep Academic
Practice tests, interactive tutorials, and ebooks for students and adult learners. Includes practices tests such as GED, GRE, SAT, and TEAS, and supports those looking to improve core academic skills, pass a high school equivalency test, prepare for college, join the military, obtain occupational certification, find a job, change careers, become a U.S. citizen and much more.
NC Community Colleges
A website with information for those interested in learning more about community colleges and their offerings.
Find college information as well as scholarships and information about financial aid.
The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally-recognized source of career information designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives.
This site provides detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more.
Find scholarships and grants for college.