College and Careers

ACT Assessment Home PageRegister for the test, see sample questions, and get score information.
College Board OnlineFill out college applications online, search for scholarships, and register for entrance exams. Includes an online service called "EssayPrep" that gives you the chance to have your practice SAT or advanced placement essays evaluated by the people who score the tests. Also find information on the PSAT/NMSQT, AP, and CLEP tests.
Federal Student AidFederal Student Aid, a part of the U.S. Department of Education, is responsible for managing student financial assistance programs, such as grants, loans, and work-study programs. Learn how to prepare for college, what types of aid are available, eligibility requirements, how to apply for aid, and how to manage loans.
Learning Express DatabaseA leading source for online test preparation materials and practice exams. Take practice tests for GED, SAT, FCAT, fire fighter, postal worker and many more.
Mapping Your FutureThis state-of-the-art, public service website helps you and your family with college, career, and financial aid choices.
Occupational Outlook HandbookFind out what workers do on the job, the working conditions, what training and education is needed, earnings, and expected job prospects on a wide range of occupations. Revised every two years by the Department of Labor.
Scholarship Center -- Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin CountiesFind valuable financial aid information for beyond high school education. Although many of the scholarships listed are for high school seniors, there are several for students already enrolled in college, as well as non-traditional students.