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College Planning — with a local expert

Schedule a one-on-one telephone session with Kaye Orten, a retired administrator in higher education.  Orten has served as Vice Chancellor for Student Financial Services at the University of Colorado and has vast experience working within the college admissions process.  In these one hour sessions you may ask questions, learn about college admissions, and get the details you and your family need to get your Teen to college. Find an appointment

Additional Resources:

Use eParachute to explore college majors and careers that match your interests (log in with BrainFuse)

Admissions, Financial Aid & More: Colorado Department of Higher Education

FAFSA & Federal Student Aid

US Department of Education, including links to Student Aid

Career Planning Resources

Get one-on-one assistance with Job Now — including help with your resume and practice with job interviewing (log in with BrainFuse)

80,000 a great tool to help you decide on a career

NCDA: National Career Development Association – packed with company boards and job sites

mySkills myFuture – matching jobs to your skills and knowledge

America’s Navy – jobs and careers

Go Army – Army jobs and careers

Marine Corps – on becoming a Marine

US Air Force Careers

US Coast Guard Careers