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Course Title

College and Career Prep

Meets HEAR Requirements?

Yes

HS Credits

1

Prerequisite

No pre-requisite. 

Weighted Grade?

No

Format

Online

College Credit Available?

No

Grade

9-12

Course Description

This course teaches valuable career exploration, college preparation, and life skills. Students will research appropriate career and college programs, determine costs, create a personal resume, write an admissions essay, apply for college admissions, and complete scholarship searches. The class includes significant lab time for students to complete the college admissions process and activities. The course may also include employment readiness simulations. Students may study personal finance topics including career development, money management, budgeting, credit management, taxes, buying a car, leasing an apartment, buying a house, insurance, savings and investments, and retirement.

 


 



Course Notes

Students should budget approximately 5 hours per week for course work.  Course meets entirely online.

Course Fees

None

Content Area

Elective,