• COLLEGE PLANNING RESOURCES

    DepartmentOfEducation  
     
    COLLEGE SCORECARD
     
    College Scorecard provides answers to critical questions about each institution (how likely students are to complete their degrees, how much debt students take out, and how much the students typically earn after attending).

    BigFuture

    BIGFUTURE

    Courtesy of The College Board. Research steps and resources on how to make a plan for college and your future career.

    KnowHow2Go

    KNOW HOW 2 GO

    Courtesy of American Council on Education & Lumina Foundation for Education. Explore college preparations for all ages.

    CollegeSimply  COLLEGESIMPLY

    CollegeSimply is a great tool to filter your college search by SAT or ACT score. If you already have a handful of colleges in mind, CollegeSimply will use your scores to predict your chances of acceptance to each.

     
    CollegeView  
    COLLEGE VIEW
     
    College View is a free online college search services with profiles of over 3,700 colleges and universities.
     
    USNews   
    US NEWS & WORLD REPORT
     
    The online version of this magazine includes college and university rankings, reprinted articles from the print edition, and much more.

    Niche

     NICHE

    Courtesy of the Niche listing, this site includes links to state listings of more than 800 2 year institutions offering certificate programs and associate degrees.

    TripToCollege  

    TRIP TO COLLEGE

    Courtesy of the Indiana Youth Institute explore what you should be doing now, how to find money and hear real-life stories of people just like you.

     CampusTours

    CAMPUS TOURS

    CampusTours is a website that provides students with an opportunity to see a college campus via the internet. There are over 800 college campuses available for your virtual tour.

     

    Many colleges/universities request a letter of recommendation.  Click on the following links to get some tips on Letter of Recommendation.  

    How many recommendation letters do I need for college?

    How to ask for a letter of recommendation?

     

     

    The above links are presented by Chesterton High School College & Career Center as a service to our students and the community. Chesterton High School and the Duneland School Corporation are in no way affiliated with these sites and are not responsible for their content.

    Chesterton High School also recommends that all persons use caution when submitting personal information over the internet.