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Southwest DeKalb High School

Dekalb County Schools

Counseling Resources

Counseling Resources

Info on PSAT/SAT/AP testing, applications, colleges and other resources
Info on ACT, colleges & testing
Info on classes that help students prepare for standardized testing.
Colleges by states that do not require college entrance tests
Test may be used by English Language Learners to supplement the SAT 
CLEP (College-Level Examination Program) exams test mastery of college-level material acquired in a variety of ways
Official SAT practice at Kahn Academy
Test score information and test prep information 
End of course test study guides on Georgia Department of Education website
SAT Prep classes. Register and pay online.
 COLLEGE & CAREER RESOURCES                           
Guide to institutions, admissions & resources within the state of Georgia.       
 Helps students with college and career planning
Info on college athletics & eligibility
The NCAA Eligibility Center certifies whether prospective college athletes are eligible to play sports at NCAA Division I or II institutions.
Assistance with planning, applying and paying for college.
Virtual campus tours, plus other tools for college planning and scholarship research.
Find free scholarships, financial aid, career and minority information  
 Info on colleges, careers, and financial aid
Provides a common, standardized first-year application form for use at any member institution

Free college match service designed to quickly and easily start you on the path to higher education.
Interactive tools for career, education, and business decisions
 Public library sponsored guide for job seekers including resumes, cover letters, salary surveys and career selection that can be used as your personal college decision headquarters.  College planning — made easy.
Everything you need to plan, decide, and apply with confidence.
Georgia Student Finance Commission - HOPE scholarship, loans & grants
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) - online application

Steps to appealing your FAFSA Package aid info, HOPE scholarship info  
Federal student aid -- Funding for your education, loans and FAFSA online 
DeKalb County School District's scholarship guide
National Scholarship Service
Undergraduate student loans and online college planning
 Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award

 MILITARY RESOURCES                     
All aspects of military living, wages and benefits
Learn about the U.S. Navy and what it means to be a part of the Navy.
Learn about the U.S. Army and what it means to be a soldier.
Learn about the U.S. Air Force and what it means to be a part of the Air Force.
Learn about the U. S. Marines and what it takes to be a part of an elite brotherhood.
Register online for the United States Selective Service