Life After High School
Annotation:Explore colleges and careers, or prepare for the ACT, SAT, and more with online books and practice tests.
Annotation:Resume building software, sample cover letters and resumes, and job seeking tips and advice. Access is paid for by KCLS but registration is required.
Annotation:Explore careers, find programs near you, and learn how to get started.
Annotation:Find a directory of colleges and universities in Washington and links to resources.
Annotation:A college search tool from the National Center for Education Statistics.
Annotation:The U.S. Department of Education’s College Affordability and Transparency Center has developed a scoring system to examine a school's affordability and value.
Annotation:The official web site of the Compass test. Learn about the Compass test, view sample questions, and get test taking tips.
Annotation:Materials to help prepare for the SAT, ACT, ASVAB and other standardized tests, resource sponsored by the U.S. Army.
Annotation:Discusses what an apprenticeship is and why you might want to learn a trade through apprenticeship.
Annotation:Learn about the ASVAB and see a sample ASVAB summary results sheet on this Department of Defense web site.
Annotation:Find out how to pay for higher education using this collection of links provided by the U.S. government.
Annotation:This site connects Washington state students to state and local scholarships in one stop.
Annotation:Scholarships for Asian and Pacific Islander American students.
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Links to complement KCLS's Life After High School program series, including information on applying to college, finding money for college, finding a job, and more.