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Testing and Study Skills
ACT Student Site
A new student site for ACT test takers!
http://www.actstudent.org/

Number2.com
The internet's first source for absolutely free SAT or ACT test preparation and self-help.
http://www.number2.com/

College Board - SAT Assessment
Information about the SAT I Reasoning Test and SAT II Subject Area Tests.
http://www.collegeboard.com/splash

College Board - P.S.A.T.
P.S.A.T. Scoring and explanations and important dates to remember.
http://www.collegeboard.com/prof/counselors/tests/psat/news.html

Career Information
Career Key
The Career Key will help you -- in choosing a career, choosing a college major or training program, and in career planning.
http://careerkey.org/

Career Magazine
An online magazine about careers. Includes a wide variety of information and enables the user to search prior issues for articles on a specific job title.
http://www.careermag.com/

From High School to Career
Here's help with planning a path from high school to college and beyond.
http://www.adventuresineducation.org/highschool/

LifeWorks
A free career exploration Web Site which allows you to explore 100+ health and medical science careers
http://www.science.education.nih.gov/LifeWorks.nsf/feature/index.htm

State Labor Market Information
State employment information, employment trends, wages, etc.
http://www2.dir.state.al.us/

State of Alabama Department of Industrial Relations
This site contains much statistical information about current job openings in Alabama.
http://www.dir.state.al.us/lmi

N.C.A.A.- Sports/Requirements
N.C.A.A. Initial Eligibility Clearinghouse
A source of current NCAA procedures and rules, related information and answers to your questions as a potential student-athlete.
http://www.ncaaclearinghouse.net/ncaa/NCAA/common/index.html

Colleges
University of Alabama
Explore this Web site to find out more about the academic, research and outreach programs that make The University of Alabama one of the country's most precious resources.
http://www.ua.edu/

Auburn University
Want to learn more about Auburn University? This website is designed to answer all of your questions (and a few that you didn't know that you had).
http://www.auburn.edu/admissions/

Shelton State Community College
SHELTON STATE - HOME OF THE ALABAMA JUNIOR COLLEGE FOR THE FINE ARTS
http://www.sheltonstate.edu/sscc/

UAB

The information you need to succeed in college--it's all here on the site shaped by UAB students for UAB students, current and future.

http://www.uab.edu

Calhoun Community College

Calhoun is an open-admission, community-based, state-supported, coeducational, comprehensive community college dedicated to providing affordable, high-quality and accessible education to individuals in its four-county service area

http://www.calhoun.edu

Troy University

Troy State University offers a wide variety of academic majors, a solid general studies program, and a faculty-student ratio more typical of a private college.

http://www.troy.edu/

UNA
The University of North Alabama.
http://www.una.edu/

Links for Students
Duke Identification Program Registration
Go here to register on-line if you qualified to participate in the Duke University Talent Identification Program. A Visa or MasterCard is required.
http://www.tip.duke.edu

Avoid Scholarship Scams
Don't be the victim of a scam. Check out this link to make sure your financial path to college is smooth.
http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/conline/edcams/scholarship/index.html

College - Planning and Information
Alphabetical List of Colleges
Alphabetical listings of all colleges in the U.S., by state.
http://www.utexas.edu/world/univ/state

College Admission Counseling
The National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC)is an association of high school and college counselors and college and university admission officers. They work to make your transition from high school to college easier.
http://www.nacac.com/

College view
College view has information on scholarships, financial information and college searches.
http://www.collegeview.com/

E Campus Tours-Virtual Reality tours of college campuses
ECampusTours.com is a revolutionary college planning web site featuring virtual college tours of over a thousand college campuses.
http://www.ecampustours.com/

Mapping Your Future
One-stop site for students and parents with information on financial strategies, career options and college planning.
http://www.mapping-your-future.org/

The Alabama College System
The Alabama College System provides a unified system of academic college education, technical education, customized business and industry training, workforce development and adult education.
http://www.acs.cc.al.us/

College-Admission-Profiles
http://www.college-admission-profiles.com

College - Financial Aid
FAFSA
FAFSA opens the door to the federal student aid process.
http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/

FAFSA - PIN NUMBER
To file your FAFSA form electronically you (and your parent, if you are a dependent student) need a U.S. Department of Education PIN. This is where you go for a PIN.
http://www.pin.ed.gov/

Federal Student Aid
This Federal Student Aid site has detailed college-planning timelines, access to the online version of the FAFSA and all kinds of tips on borrowing money and paying it back.
http://studentaid.ed.gov/PORTALSWebApp/students/english/index.jsp

FastWeb
FastWeb.com can help you find money for college! Search 600,000 scholarships worth over $1 billion.
http://fastweb.monster.com/index.ptml

Making it Count
From high school to college and beyond, your path to success begins here.
http://makingitcount.com/

Alabama Student Loan Program
The Alabama Student Loan Program-KHEAA is the designated guarantor of the Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP) for Alabama. The FFELP includes the Federal Stafford Loan (subsidized and unsubsidized), Federal PLUS (for parents), and Federal Consolidation Loan. These loans help make higher education more affordable for thousands of students and families every year.
http://www.alstudentaid.com/

ALL Student Loan
ALL Student Loan is a non-profit family of organizations committed to helping make education affordable for students and parents.
http://www.allstudentloan.org/public/main.aspx

FinancialAid.com
FinancialAid.com is committed to helping students and their parents get the money they need for college
http://www.financialaid.com/

Scholarships.com
This is the largest independent free college scholarship search on the internet. On it you will find information about scholarships, student loans, scholarship scams, FAFSA on the Web and general rules of obtaining financial aid.
http://www.scholarships.com/

College Answer
This site from student loan lender Sallie Mae offers a free scholarship search and a financial aid calculator.
http://www.collegeanswer.com/index.jsp

College and Scholarship Newsletter
Sign up for a free college and scholarship newsletter.
http://college-scholarships.com/newsletter.htm

Scholarship Information
Information about scholarship opportunities.
http://www.pcboe.net/chs/scholarships.htm

Financial Aid Guide
School financing and college financial aid sources.
http://www.instant.pair.com/financialaid/

Scholarship opportunities
http://www.college-scholarships.com

College loans 101
College loans 101
http://www.onlineloancalculator.org/resources/college-loans-101.php

Notify Me
Notify Me

Please sign up parents, if you haven't already.  This is a great means of communication about upcoming important events.

http://limestone.schoolinsites.com/?PN=NotifyMe

Remind
Remind

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Military Careers
United States Air Force
Find a career in the Air Force. Career fields range from mechanical to medical, business to broadcasting, and everything in between.
http://www.airforce.com/index_fr.htm

United States Army
Learn about the training, jobs and careers Soldiers experience in the Army.
http://www.goarmy.com/nfindex.jsp

United States Marine Corps
Check out becoming a part of a very special organization built on a foundation of honor, courage and commitment.
http://www.marines.com/

Selective Service System
Register online for Selective Service.
http://www.sss.gov/

Today's Military
Learn about career opportunities in the armed forces at Today's Military website.
http://www.todaysmilitary.com/

The Alabama Army National Guard
Get all the facts on training in career skills, educational opportunities, adventure, excitement and money in your Alabama Army National Guard.
http://www.1-800-go-guard.com/home.html

United States Coast Guard
The United States Coast Guard is a military, multimission, maritime service and one of the nations five Armed Services. Its mission is to protect the public, the environment, and U.S. economic interests in the nations ports and waterways, along the coast, on international waters, or in any maritime region as required to support national security.
http://www.uscg.mil/USCG.shtm