Find sources for scholarships, fellowships, grants, awards and other financial support for individuals.
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Interactive practice exams as well as a Job and Career Center. Include TAKS, GED, SAT, civil service, ASVAB, law enforcement, real estate and basic skills tests.*
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This collection provides full text coverage for trade and industry-related periodicals.*
Links to colleges and universities worldwide.
Wage and salary information, career resources, and job bank for employers and job seekers.
Career and resume information for grades 6-12.
Dates and registration for the SAT. Information about colleges and subject majors.
Colleges and universities by location, type of institution and areas of study.
Advice on preparing for college, choosing the right college, and getting financial aid.
Submit your federal financial aid application electronically.
FAFSA application support and resources.
Search or verify federal school codes
A comprehensive financial aid information website.
Dates and registration for the the GRE.
Comprehensive international online job search and recruitment site. Resume posting and relocation material available.
Job outlook information for hundreds of occupations from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Open Education Database is a comprehensive collection of online college rankings and free courses online.
Information about colleges, graduate school, financial aid, careers, private secondary schools, and much more.
Finding the right way to pay for college just got easier with Sallie Mae's Education Investment Planner. This free online tool offers easy-to-follow guidance on paying for college based on your budget and financial goals.
Information about scholarship and financial aid.
Use this on-line application to apply for admission to any public college or university in Texas.
Preparation manuals and study guides for the TExES, TExMaT and TASC.
A listing of trade and vocational schools in Texas with information on their programs.
Prepay for college tuition at today's prices.
Dates and registration for the TOEFL.
Unbiased source of independent news and comprehensive information about universities and vocational training and certification programs, entrance requirements, ACT and SAT test registration and prep, financial aid and scholarships, career paths, and other topics for individuals wishing to pursue higher education or move up the career ladder.
Job listings and career information for the non-profit sector.