Choosing a College
Making College Visits
- NACAC: Choosing the Best Fit College - Articles about how to find a college that will fit you best!
- CollegeBoard.org: College 101 - Tips for finding colleges that match just what you're looking for, and much more...
- ACT: Choosing a College - Advice from the ACT for making this very important decision.
- RJUHSD Career Center: Basic Questions Regarding College Selection - Helpful information to consider in the college selection process...
- NACAC: College Visits: A Planning Checklist - Covers everything you need so you can get the most out of your college visits!
- The Princeton Review: The College Visit - More helpful advice from the people at the Princeton Review...
- The ACT: Questions to Ask on a Campus Visit - Get the details straight from the source by asking these important questions!
- RJUHSD Career Center: CollegeVisits
- CollegeBoard.org Majors and Careers - Read about college majors and how to choose the one that’s right for you.
- The Princeton Review Majors Search – Interactive search page with all sorts of good information and guidance about majors and related occupations.
- assist.org -- Find out which majors are offered at the different universities in California.
- Rutgers University College Majors and Careers – Fact sheets which summarize college majors, occupations, types of employers, and jobs of graduates in these fields.
- CollegeBoard.org College Search – Interactive search process that helps you find colleges and learn about admissions requirements.
- CaliforniaColleges.edu – Explore and compare colleges throughout California, and learn about the admissions requirements and applications processes.
- California Postsecondary Education Commission: California College Guide – Search for California colleges by academic program info, location, specific school system, etc.
- CollegeView -- User-friendly college search that helps you narrow down choices to find the best college fit possible!
- College Navigator -- Brought to you by the US Dept of Education, includes a great search by major function!
- www.collegeprowler.com - AMAZING!! Discover the perfect school for you. See if you'll get in and how much you'll pay. Search for colleges, read student reviews, and compare the rankings.
Useful Books in the College Search Process (available in the Counseling Center)
- The College Finder by Steven R. Antonoff, Ph.D.
- The Fiske Guide to Colleges
- Rugg's Recommendations on the Colleges