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College & Career Resources

 
 
This site provides up-to-date information on 100+ privately funded awards available to college students. It contains detailed information on the awards that are available from private sources such as foundations, corporations, and religious and civic organizations.
 
 
 
 
A college major assessment that takes 15-minutes and will recommend your best-fit majors that match your academic achievement, aptitude, unique interests and preferences.
 
Career Coach Alamo County Colleges District Career Exploration Resource
 
 
 
Funded by the City of San Antonio and managed by the San Antonio Education Partnership, cafécollege is a “one-stop-shop” dedicated to providing college access information, resources, and opportunities to the citizens of San Antonio. Students, parents, and anyone interested in going to college can use cafécollege as a resource to provide direction in navigating the college process. All services are free of charge and available in Spanish. Services are provided via group forums (workshops, tours, presentations, etc.) and on a one-on-one, walk-in basis. http://cafecollege.org/
 
 
 
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.

What can you do on the GetMyFuture website?
 
This website has information, tools, and links to resources to help anyone age 16 to 24:
 
  • Explore careers
  • Learn about and locate training or education programs
  • Conduct a successful job search
 
Explore career fields and the college programs to get you there! Not sure of your career interest? Take the TEXASgenuine assessment.
  • Search by career to see which programs you need to get it
  • Search by the Texas CTE program to to find the right one for you
  • Explore Texas colleges and the CTE programs they offer
 
 
 
  • Research thousands of careers, and get tips on applying.
  • Find the right college for you and see what it takes to get there.
  • Explore careers across all branches of the military and learn about the benefits of joining the military.
 
 
 
 
Don’t know how much money you will need to earn in the future? Don’t know which occupation to choose? No problem! Texas Reality Check offers you three options to help you select the right career for your spending needs.
 
What do you want to do for a living? My Next Move offers you a variety of search options. “I want to be a…” allows you to search with key words. “I’ll know it when I see it” allows you to browse careers by industry. And, “I’m not really sure” let’s you tell My Next Move what you like to do so they can suggest careers that match your interests and training.
 
For some students, there is an easy answer to the choice of career and field of study. It may be a life-long wish formed in early childhood or the profession that is a family tradition. For most students, the choice of field and career is not simple. Selecting a career and field of study should involve careful thought. The best way to make the choice is to put some time and effort into the process. This can increase your chance of making a great choice and finding a satisfying and rewarding career.
 
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