Teens' Guide to College & Career Planning, 12th Edition

  • Justin Ross Muchnick
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  • ISBN-10: 0768940664
  • ISBN-13: 9780768940664
  • DDC: 370.113097
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 242 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released May 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

With input from teens, parents, and numerous experts, this guide knows just how to talk to high school students about the important decisions involving life after graduation. Whether it’s mapping the road from high school to college, figuring out financial aid, determining if joining the military is the right move, preparing for an interview, or developing early career skills, this title addresses each option available to young adults with meaningful information. Includes new content written by Justin Muchnick, current high school junior and author of Peterson’s® The Boarding School Survival Guide.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Otherfrontmatter.
Dedication.
Acknowledgments.
Table of Contents.
Introduction.
A Message for Parents.
Transitioning to High School....
1: The Big Jump to High School.
Jump-Starting Your Future.
2: The Road to the Real World.
3: The First Steps to a Career.
The Road to More Education.
4: Planning Your Education While in High School.
5: Tackling the Tests.
6: The College Search.
7: Applying to College.
8: Financial Aid Dollars and Sense.
9: What to Expect in College.
10: Other Options After High School.
11: The Military Option.
You and the Workplace.
12: The Workplace.
13: Survival Skills in the Real World.