Links & Resources for Parents & Students (scroll down for Christian College Website Links)
- www.kuder.com – a testing site for students to aid in career planning by determining interests & abilities. There is a small fee for this service.
- www.educationcorner.com/k12-college-prep.html – a website filled with information to prepare students for college, including scholarships and financial aid.
- www.college-scholarships.com/online_college_gpa_calculator.htm – an instant online GPA calculator.
- www.college-scholarships.com — a website filled with information about college admission, college life, career schools, scholarships, and financial aid.
- www.online.maryville.edu/blog/how-to-write-a-scholarship-essay/ – How to write a scholarship essay
Choosing a College:
- www.collegeatlas.org – a site for searching 7,000 accredited colleges and universities by major offerings. (please note that not all Christian colleges are included in this site).
- www.college-scholarships.com/schools/minnesota/ – lists Minnesota colleges, community colleges, and career schools.
- 2020 Best Colleges for Earning Potential – This allows students to see the specific career and earnings outcome they can expect after college, depending on what they are interested in pursuing.
- www.psychologydegrees.org/careers – Degrees available in Psychology
- www.socialworkdegrees.org – Degrees available in Social Work
- www.christianconnector.com – request FREE Christian college information
- www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/resources/online-christian-colleges/ – a guide to accredited Christian colleges
- Christian College Websites:
Online colleges and degrees:
- www.collegedegreesonline.com – College degrees available online.
- www.consumeraffairs.com/education/online-colleges/- Online Colleges Guide. Compare reviews for online colleges.
- www.OnlineBachelorsDegree.com – A searchable website that helps students find accurate resources and tips on how to obtain a bachelor’s degree online.
- www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/online-degrees/ – Guide to finding accredited online degrees.
- www.affordablecollegesonline.org/college-resource-center/easiest-online-degrees/ – Online affordable college degree options
- www.affordablecollegesonline.org/financial-aid/financial-aid-for-online-colleges/ – Financial Aid & Scholarships for Online Students
- https://www.bestvalueschools.org/cheapest-online-colleges/ – Cheapest online colleges.
- https://www.bestvalueschools.org/online-mba-programs/ – Online MBA programs
Financial Aid Resources/Scholarships/Textbooks
- Chegg.com – Chegg college textbooks rental/used/new. Great resource for saving $$ on college textbooks. You can practically find any required books in rental version, used purchase version, or new purchase version. Also, when books are RENTED and your rental period ends, they send you a reminder just before & you log in when it’s close to time to return to print a FREE UPS label to return them in the box they arrived in.
- www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/resources/debt-free-college/– a Guide to attending college debt free.
- www.consumeraffairs.com/finance/student_loans.html – Student Loans Guide. Compare reviews for student loans to find the best options for you.
- How to Choose 529 Plans for Your Child’s Education | MoneyGeek.com – Setting up a 529 college Savings Plan
- How to Pay Off Your Student Loan Debt: Expert Advice & Resources | MoneyGeek.com – Paying off Student Loans
- From Scholarships to Financial Aid: How to Pay for College | MoneyGeek – Paying for college
- www.scholarships.com – More college scholarship opportunities.
- www.goodcall.com/scholarships – More college scholarship opportunities.
- www.college-scholarships.com/free_scholarship_searches.htm – a list of more than 60 no-cost scholarship search sites.
- www.healthadministrationdegrees.com/healthcare-administration-scholarships/ – Scholarships for the healthcare industry
- www.healthadministrationdegrees.com/financial-aid-guide/ – Financial aid guide for the healthcare industry
- www.publicservicedegrees.org/financial-aid/ – How to Get Financial Aid for Your Public Service Degree
- www.affordablecollegesonline.org/womens-guide-paying-for-college/ – Financial Aid & Scholarships for Women
- www.annuity.org/financial-literacy/students – a comprehensive, easy-to-read guide for students on the internet on the subject of financial literacy. Covers topics like how student loans work, sticking to a budget, planning for the future and much more.
Resources for African American Students:
- www.edumed.org/financial-aid/african-american-student-scholarships-resources/ – Scholarship resources for African American students.
- www.affordablecollegesonline.org/college-resource-center/black-students-college-scholarships – A guidebook that focuses on college affordability for African American students. The guide includes a directory of undergraduate and graduate scholarships, offers tips on how to apply, and has advice from education experts in the black community.
Resources for Students with Disabilities:
- www.college-scholarships.com/learning_disabilities.htm – a list of colleges with comprehensive programs for students with learning disabilities.
- www.affordablecollegesonline.org/college-resource-center/affordable-colleges-for-students-with-disabilities/ – Scholarships for Students with Disabilities
- Talking about your illness or disability