Financial Aid: Some Needed – Academic Record: Below Average – Path: Military
Use the resources in the links below to get information for making a plan. Complete the Aspiration Plan form after exploring the information.
Click the links below to get information about how to pay for college and how to make decisions about return on investment.
|What is a living wage?||Living wage calculator|
|FAFSA||Application for federal aids and student loans|
|FAFSA 4caster||This will forecast your eligibility amounts.|
|What you need for FAFSA||What you need before you get started on FAFSA|
|Financial Literacy Resources||Government website for Financial Literacy curriculum and resources|
|CareerOneStop||Scholarship finder sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor|
|Cappex||Create an account to get a personalized list of scholarships.|
|College Greenlight||Resources for low-income and historically underrepresented students.|
|Student Scholarship Search||This site uses your grade, GPA, state, gender, and ethnic background to match you to scholarships.|
|Fastweb||Find scholarships specific to your needs.|
|Going Merry||Find and apply to scholarships in one place by creating an account to this website.|
|Scholarship America||Another free site to search for scholarships.|
|Scholarships||Free search for over 3.7 million scholarships and grants.|
|Unigo||Create a free scholarship profile to find scholarships that you may be eligible for.|
Your academic record may not truly reflect your academic ability. You can improve your scores by studying and retaking the ASVAB. You can also benefit from the other practice tests.
|Practice Tests||Free Accuplacer practice tests.|
|ASVAB Practice||Official ASVAB practice test|
|Free ASVAB practice||Free ASVAB practice test|
|Kaplan ACT Prep||Free Kaplan ACT Prep|
|SAT Prep Khan Academy||Free SAT Prep|
|Khan Academy||Math Practice|
|Math Practice||Pretty good math practice|
Click the links to explore information about careers in the military.
|Skills Matcher||Match your skills to careers.|
|ONET Skill Matcher||Onet Skills Match|
|Overview of Employment and Wages||Stats on jobs and wages|
|STEM Careers||Explore STEM career options|
|NC Promise||In-state tuition is $500 a semester at 3 NC Colleges|
|Military Careers||Explore military career options|
|Vanderbilt Opportunity||Vanderbilt has good financial aid for students who need it.|