Below here is a nice and easy list and links of things you should check out to research the most appropriate ways to search for college. This all comes from collegeboard.com
Get the Basics on College
Research Your College Options
College Costs and Financial Aid
Costs keep increasing…even with the economy in its struggle we still have to find ways to support higher education. Be sure to have a handle on the costs of college so you are aware of their expectations of you as you apply to schools.
CollegeBoard.com site gives you some tips on what to look for as far as average college tuition costs. If your son or daughter are Juniors or Seniors, you should really start focusing on what selected schools cost, then make a plan to see if you can meet those financial requirements. If you can’t, move on the next college. There are plenty more out there.
You don’t want to go bankrupt from getting a degree. Often things like College cost calculators can help you to determine your obligations and expectations. Try these and use them as resources to assist you in your college search and planning.
Your Success is my Success,
Keith Lipke is a careers and college recruiter, coach, mentor and blogger at The Career Closet. His passion is to educate, inspire, and give hope to young people who need it upon their search for the right career and college.