Life after High School
Over 500 online non-credit Continuing Education Courses. All you need to access this valuable resource is your library card and a computer with an Internet connection.
Jobs & Careers
- About.com's Career Planning Page Features links on occupations, career choice, resume writing and job interviews.
- Americorps This national service program gives you education, job training and skills, a living allowance, health insurance and money for college or vocational training.
- Career Key This free career interest test is available in English and Chinese.
- Job Corps Job Corps is the nation's largest and most comprehensive residential, education and job training program for at-risk youth, ages 16 through 24.
- My Future.com Career Toolbox This site helps you explore your career options and prepare for your job search with career quizzes, a resume builder, interview tips and more.
- Occupational Outlook Handbook Describes working conditions, education needed, and earnings in nearly any occupation you can think of.
- Peterson's Career Education and Guidance Channel Guide to career and technical schools.
- Adventures in Education Information on planning a career, selecting and paying for school.
- College Net Has a custom search feature which allows you to put in your criteria and get a list of schools that meet your needs.
- College Source This site has pdf versions of full college catalogs from over 20,000 schools.
- Petersons.com This is an online version of the well known college guide.
- U.S. Community Colleges by State List of regionally accredited community colleges and links to them.
- U.S. Universities by State List of accredited universities and links to them.
- The Common Application Online common application for hundreds of American colleges and universities.
- Adventures in Education: Paying for College
- Fastweb Scholarship, financial aid and colleges searches.
- FinAid Information on loans, scholarships and military aid.
- Student Guide to Financial Aid Guide to financial aid from the US Department of Education.
- The Scholarship Page This page has scholarships listed by field of study.
- Wired Scholarship Student loans, financial aid and scholarships
- Military Scholarships (ROTC)
The military will give you money for college in exchange for service after college. Get more information by accessing the links above and following the scholarships links.
Local & Nearby Colleges
- University of New Hampshire, Durham
- Great Bay Community College, Portsmouth & Rochester
- St. Anselm College, Manchester
- Mt. Washington College, Manchester, Nashua & Salem
- Southern New Hampshire University, Portsmouth
Other Local Post-High School Education Options
- York County Community College, Wells, ME
- Seacoast School of Technology, Exeter, NH
- Central Maine Medical Center College of Nursing and Health Professions, Lewiston, ME
- Seacoast Career Schools, Manchester, NH and Sanford, ME
- Solidago School of Massage, Amesbury, MA
- ITT Technical Institute, Wilmington, MA