Many colleges and universities require students to complete the ACT to be considered for admission or scholarships.
A higher ACT score improves a student’s chances to be accepted to an institution and/or to receive additional funding to attend that institution. KC Scholars has compiled a list of websites to help students study and prepare for this important exam.
Choosing a college major that aligns with future career goals is an important step in the college planning process.
KC Scholars has compiled a list of resources to help students explore career options that fit best with their skills and interests, and to find college majors to prepare them for their chosen career field.
College Majors & Career Paths
My Majors – An interactive website that allows students to assess and explore college & career options
Major & Career Search – Search for information about various careers, the majors related to those careers, and steps students can take in high school to prepare for their chosen career path
My Next Move – An interactive tool for students to learn more about the skills, tasks, salaries, and employment outlook of their future careers; also available en español
Find Your Perfect Career – A summary of the top five high-demand industry sectors in the greater Kansas City area, including related majors/degree programs, career options, salary, and hiring outlook