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Counseling Resources
 
 
 TEST PREP RESOURCES
www.collegeboard.org            
Info on PSAT/SAT/AP testing, applications, colleges and other resources
 
www.act.org
 
Info on ACT, colleges & testing
 
www.kaplan.com
Info on classes that help students prepare for standardized testing.
 
www.fairtest.org
Colleges by states that do not require college entrance tests
 
www.ets.org/toefl
Test may be used by English Language Learners to supplement the SAT
 
www.clep.collegeboard.org 
CLEP (College-Level Examination Program) exams test mastery of college-level material acquired in a variety of ways
 
www.kahnacademy.org
 
Official SAT practice at Kahn Academy
 
www.princetonreview.com
 
Test score information and test prep information
 
www.gadoe.org 
End of course test study guides on Georgia Department of Education website
 
 success prep.com
 
SAT Prep class (for New SAT Test 2016) course starting Oct 15th - Nov 19th, 2016 at Decatur High School. Fee is $480 and the payment deadline is Sept. 30th. Register and pay online.
 

 
 COLLEGE & CAREER RESOURCES 
 www.collegefair.school Career Council Inc.'s website to create and share useful college readiness information.
 
www.usg.edu                           
 
Guide to institutions, admissions & resources within the state of Georgia.
www.gacollege411.org       
 
Helps students with college and career planning
 
Info on college athletics & eligibility
 
 
The NCAA Eligibility Center certifies whether prospective college athletes are eligible to play sports at NCAA Division I or II institutions.
 
 
Assistance with planning, applying and paying for college.
www.ecampustours.com
 
Virtual campus tours, plus other tools for college planning and scholarship research.
www.collegeview.com
 
Find free scholarships, financial aid, career and minority information  
 
 Info on colleges, careers, and financial aid
 
 
Provides a common, standardized first-year application form for use at any member institution
 

                                                                          Free college match service designed to quickly and easily start you on the path to higher education.

www.careerinfonet.org
 
Interactive tools for career, education, and business decisions 
www.jobstar.org
 
Public library sponsored guide for job seekers including resumes, cover letters, salary surveys and career selection
www.cappex.comWebsite that can be used as your personal college decision headquarters.  You can find out about college, read student reviews and get scholarship matches.
 

 
 FINANCIAL AID RESOURCES
www.gsfc.org
 
Georgia Student Finance Commission - HOPE scholarship, loans & grants
www.fafsa.ed.gov
 
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) - online application 
https://tinyurl.com/FAFSA-Appeal-Process
Steps to appealing your FAFSA Package
www.gacollege411.comFinancial aid info, HOPE scholarship info  
www.studentaid.ed.gov/
 
Federal student aid -- Funding for your education, loans and FAFSA online
www.scholarshipplus.com/dekalb 
 
DeKalb County School District's scholarship guide
www.collegescholarships.com
 
National Scholarship Service
www.salliemae.com
 
Undergraduate student loans and online college planning 
www.collegecovered.com
 Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award

 
 MILITARY RESOURCES
www.military.com                     
 
All aspects of military living, wages and benefits 
www.navy.com
 
Learn about the U.S. Navy and what it means to be a part of the Navy.  
www.army.com
 
Learn about the U.S. Army and what it means to be a soldier.
www.airforce.com
 
Learn about the U.S. Air Force and what it means to be a part of the Air Force. 
www.marines.com
 
Learn about the U. S. Marines and what it takes to be a part of an elite brotherhood.
www.sss.gov
 
Register online for the United States Selective Service
 
 
 
 
 
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