Do you want to go to college?
Many students are unsure if college is right for them, if they can afford it and how to go about picking the right school. If you have any questions, we have the answers. It is never too early or too late to start thinking about college. We have assembled information on this website to help you and your family make good decisions about college.
Why is college important?
It is important to keep in mind that if you are uncertain about a field of study, being exposed to various colleges and educational programs while in high school will help you explore options and make a decision on a major. When you obtain a college degree it will open doors to more opportunities such as better paying jobs and a brighter future.
How long with college take?
College does not have to mean a traditional four-year degree. There are a lot of job options in fast-growing industries that you can get with a two-year degree. For more advanced positions, a post-graduate degree like a master's or doctoral degree may be necessary. If you are not sure what type of degree you would like to obtain do some research. This will help you learn about careers that you may have never thought about, how much time should be allowed for school and also give you an idea of salary.