College & Careers
- ACT Test--includes
sample test questions.
CareerBuilder -- one-stop shopping for
the Web's largest number of the most current jobs listings. The listings come from two
sources: Help Wanted ads of the nation's leading newspapers, and from the Web sites
of leading employers. You can prepare a complete and professional-looking resume and also
search for Company Profiles.
Letters for Job Hunters.
Search--career search, information, descriptions & education.
"Definitive Chicago Area Job and Career Guide
Chicago Tribune: Jobs--offers tips on writing
resumes, interviewing, and you can even post your resume to their database.
- College Financial Aid Information Page--first stop on the Web
for students looking for ways to finance their education.
College Prep; SAT and ACT Test Preparation Tips and Resources--strives to serve students
by providing daily, free scholarship updates across a wide variety of
requirements. Includes college test prep tips.
CollegeNet--online college applications and free financial aid
- Colleges, College Scholarships and Financial Aid Page--includes
colleges admissions and financial aid office email addresses and phone numbers, links to
college homepages and online applications, links to free scholarship
search services on the net, as well as a page with the very best admissions, financial aid,
college prep, test prep, and career sites on the net.
- Federal Student Aid
- Illinois Student
Assistance Commission--college planning.
- Illinois Workforce Info Center--contains a wealth
of information about workers, industries and local labor markets throughout the state.
- IllinoisMentor--a service provided free of
charge to help students and their families plan and prepare for college.
- IPEDS College
Opportunities On-Line, Electronic Directory of Postsecondary Institutions--direct link to over 9,000 colleges and universities
in the United States.
JobHuntersBible.com--job hunting online.
Jobs and Careers in
the USA--provided by careerjet.com (the search engine for jobs).
- Monster Job Search--this site allows you to search for
jobs, store your resume and research companies.
- Net-Temps--looking for a temporary job? Checks this
site out. You can create a free Desktop Account which
allows you to: create and post your resume online, apply for jobs, and view your resume
statistics. You can search for jobs by category and you can also limit the search results
by state and cities.
Online Colleges in Illinois : Accredited Online Schools & Universities
Distant Learning and Scholarship
The Princeton Review--includes College
Scholarships, Careers, Majors and more.
your resume free online and download your resume in different file formats.
SAT Test--practice tests.
Aid On The Web--includes the form you can fill out electronically and allows you
to look up the codes for the colleges you are considering, so that you can list them on
the application form.
Guide--U.S. Department of Education's comprehensive guide to financial aid for
- Study Guide
Zone--free study guides on a variety of standardized tests commonly
utilized for admissions, licensing, and educational assessment. This
guide is made possible from educators in Minnesota and the McNamara
Universities Worldwide--"links to
6324 Universities in 169 countries"
US Colleges and Career Guide--provided by BrainTrack.
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Updated: January 16, 2014
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