Video: What You Need to Know About Applying to College


Applying to colleges can be an overwhelming process. This free video resource can show you the different paths to earning a college degree and the types of colleges you should apply to.

Applying to College: The Most Important Things You Need to Know

It's college application season. College seniors need to decide where to apply and get going on those applications. Did you know there are more ways to earn a degree than by attending a traditional four-year university? This free 6-minute video will walk you through some alternative pathways (and how they can save you on the cost of college) as well as the five types of college you should apply to.

Additional Resources

Researching Schools and Majors

If you're not sure which colleges you want to apply to, you can research schools through Click here to browse schools by state. You can also research majors here and learn more about what your degree options are based on the subject you're interested in and the types of classes you'll take.

Applying to Colleges

The below list of resources can give you more insight and tips about the college application process.

Paying for College

Earning a college degree is a significant financial investment. These resources can help you cut your costs by exploring alternative credit and helping you with FAFSA and scholarships.

Preparing for the SAT

Taking the SAT is an important part of the college application process. You can find answers to common questions about taking the test, tips on how to do well on it and a study resource below.

Earning a degree could become faster and more affordable by using alternative credit. Find out more about earning college credit through here.

By Jessica Lyons
November 2018
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