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College Testing:
LCM School Code = 445240

College/Career Info - Explore Majors and Careers, Compare Colleges, Admissions Requirements, Admissions Applications, Catalogs, etc.

College Preview Days


Virtual College Campus Tours:


College Application:

  • ApplyTexas
    Admission info for every Texas Public University, plus some private and two-year schools
  • CommonApplication
    Admission info for more than 600 universities from 57 states (Texas schools include Austin College, Rice, SMU, Southwestern Univ., St. Edward's, TCU, Texas Lutheran, Trinity Univ., & Univ. of Dallas)


Scholarships
 

Financial Aid:

 

College Information

COLLEGE & CAREER INFORMATION

Explore &
Research
Careers & Majors
Compare
Colleges & Military Options

(Narrow your Choices)
Research College
Requirements

Admission, Application Process,
Catalogs, etc.
Visit
Campuses
Apply
for College

 

 


EXPLORE & RESEARCH CAREERS & MAJORS

 

  • TEXASGenuine – Not Sure of Your Career Interests? Take the TEXASgenuine assessment and Find Your Future
  • Texas GEAR UP– Explore resources to answer college questions, watch videos of kids who've overcome some of the same challenges you may be facing, get the full scoop on your dream career, and more.
  • Texas Career Check – Explore careers and interests; education opportunities, etc.

     
  • Explore Careers – BigFuture/College Board – Majors that match interests
  • Explore Careers – CareerOneStop – What kind of career will fit you best?
  • My Next Move – Search careers with keywords, browse careers by industry, find careers that match your interests and training.
  • Career Ship – Online career exploration. Match your career interests and review careers by cluster
  • OnTrack – Take an important first step toward a college degree and a brighter future. From smarter study habits and career exploration to paying for tuition, tips, tools and resources will help prepare for college success.
  • Careers.org – in-depth occupation profiles for thousands of careers, which contain specific information including: the nature of work; average earnings; underlying training and education; related occupations; and corresponding academic programs
  • Careers – Houston Chronicle – Click “More” on the right to see a large number of careers with information about training, job outlook, etc.
  • Career Profiles – Explore thousands of careers and occupations organized by field and specialty.
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook – Provides information on jobs, training and education, earnings, and job prospects for a wide range of occupations.


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  • Explore Business Careers – Explore Business, Finance, Accounting, etc., careers. Includes SAT/ACT Prep info, studying in college, scholarship & grant opportunities, finding the right college to attend, and more.
  • Explore Health Careers – Includes Allied Health careers, Chiropractic, Dentistry, Forensic Science, Mental Health, Nursing, Nutrition, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Sports Medicine, Vet Medicine, and more!
  • Choosing a Medical Career – Explore medical career options, ways to get experience, inspiring stories, expert advice, and more, to help you choose your path to medicine.
  • Explore Engineering Careers – Each specialty includes the definition and nature of the work, employment trends, and career advancement opportunities. Site includes colleges/universities with engineering programs.
  • Engineering Job Information
  • Explore Law Careers – Attorney, Border Patrol, Coroner, Correctional Officer, Criminal Investigator, Customs Agent, Detective, Fish & Game, Game Warden, Law Enforcement, Parole Officer, Social Work, and more!

     
  • What College Major or Career is Best for You?
  • What Can I Do with This Major? (through the University of Mary Hardin Baylor)
  • What Can I Do with This Major? (through the University of Tennessee)
  • What Can I Do with a Major in…  (through the University of North Carolina Wilmington)
  • What Can I Do with a Major in…..? career database, salary calculator, top 10 lists, video library, browse industries, colleges and degrees, etc.
     
  • Texas Reality Check – Will you be able to afford the lifestyle you want? It's difficult to predict the future, but it's never too early to start planning for it. Texas Reality Check will show you how much your living expenses will cost, and the amount of money you will need to earn to pay for them.
     


RESEARCH and COMPARE COLLEGES & MILITARY OPTIONS
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The most important thing to remember about preparing for college is to start as soon as possible. It’s never too early to begin gathering information and to create a step-by-step plan. Here is information to help you get going, with info about choosing a college, the tests you need, the costs you can expect and more.

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RESEARCH COLLEGE REQUIREMENTS

Links to the homepage of several
Texas College & University Websites
ApplyTexas form can be used for undergraduate admission at any of the above universities.

Texas College & University Websites
Admission Requirements, Application Deadlines, Financial Aid Requirements and Deadlines


SPECIFIC UNIVERSITY/COLLEGE WEBSITES BELOW
Links to College/University Homepage, Admission Requirements, Admission Applications, Catalog

 


Lamar State College-
Orange 
  

Lamar University
(Beaumont)

 Lamar Institute 
of Technology

Lamar State College-
Port Arthur

 
 

Abilene Christian University

Angelo State University

Art Institute of Houston

Auburn University

 
 

Austin Community College

Baylor University

Blinn College

 

Dallas Baptist University

 
 

East Texas Baptist University

Hardin Simmons University

Howard Payne University

 

Louisiana State University
 


Louisiana Tech University


Lubbock Christian University

McMurry University 

McNeese State University

 
 

Mississippi State University

Northwestern State University

 

Oklahoma State University

Panola College
 

Rice University 

Sam Houston State University

San Jacinto College 

Southern Methodist University
 

Southern Nazarene University
(Oklahoma)


 

St Mary's University 

Stephen F Austin
State University

 

Texas A&M University

 
 

Texas A&M University –
Corpus Christi

 

Texas A&M University –
Galveston

Texas A&M University –
Prairie View

Texas A&M University –
West Texas

 
 

Texas Christian University

Texas Southern Unviersity

 

Texas State University 

Texas Tech University
 

Trinity Valley Community College

Tyler Junior College

University of Alabama 

University of Houston

 
 

University of Louisiana –
Lafayette

 

University of North Texas

University of Oklahoma

University of Texas
 

University of Texas –
Arlington

University of Texas –
Dallas

University of Texas –
San Antonio

Unversity of Texas –
Tyler
 
         
         

 



VISIT COLLEGE CAMPUSES

College Preview Days – Register to visit college campuses, talk with recruiters and faculty, explore housing, 



APPLY FOR COLLEGE

Texas College Application Deadlines - 2017-2018

Ten Tips for Writing a College Essay
Writing Strong Essays & Personal Statements
 

ApplyTexas – Online Application form is a one-stop shop for applying to a public university or community college in Texas.

Common Application – Online Application form for 12 Texas colleges/universities and those in other states

 

 

 

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