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Preparing for College


Why College?

It pays to stay in school. Over a lifetime, a high school drop out working full-time will earn $300,000 less than a high school graduate, and more than $1 million less than a college graduate!

Why College? [PDF]

Check out the GEAR UP For Your Future Guide [PDF] English | Spanish

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Choosing Your College Program

Make sure you evaluate your interests and explore all of your options before making your decision. You are highly encouraged to talk to program advisors to learn more about programs you are interested in.

Explore Programs and Majors - Visit VA Wizard and ACT Student Plan.