College & Career

College

Teen College Resources LibGuide
All in one resource for researching, applying, and paying for higher education.

Children of Veterans May Be Eligible For Scholarships
Scholarships are available for eligible high school seniors who are the children of Cumberland County veterans. The scholarships are from the North Carolina Division of Veterans Affairs and the North Carolina Association of Veterans Services Officers.

The deadline for current available scholarships is Feb. 15. Applications and additional information on scholarship programs are available at the Cumberland County Veterans Services Office at 301 East Russell St. next to the Cumberland County Courthouse. Call (910) 677-2970 for more information.

College Board Online
Register online for the next PSAT, SAT, CLEP, or AP test date. Study using official practice tests, get information on more than 3,800 colleges and universities, and more.

College Foundation of North Carolina
Plan for college and learn how to fund your education.

Cumberland Community Foundation Scholarships
These scholarships are created by local residents and organizations to support local students in pursuit of their diverse ambitions and feature a wide range of criteria.

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
The application that opens the door to the federal student financial aid process.

LearningExpress Library
Take practice exams based on official tests. Includes Firefighter, SAT, ASVAB, AP, Civil Service, EMS, GED, nursing, law enforcement, TOEFL, and U.S. Citizenship.

U.S. Department of Education Student Financial Aid Guide
Site provides information about financial aid procedures.

Career

Teen Career Resources LibGuide
All in one resource for preparing a resume, gaining skills, practicing interview techniques, and finding and applying for jobs.

Job & Career Center
Information about the employment process, from creating a resume to going on an interview.

Occupation Outlook Handbook
Learn about different jobs, how much money you can make, and what a typical work day is like in a particular occupation.