Early planning is the key to making the smooth transition from high school to college. Make time to spend with your counselors to provide you with guidance and support with this next step in your educational path. Taking the right coursework (e.g. AP and/or College Prep) and participating in the appropriate extracurricular activities throughout your high school years will help your college application stand out amongst the many others competing for a spot.
How do I choose a major? What type of courses do I need to be taking? What types of entrance exams do I need to take? How do I choose the right college for me?
These are just a few questions that might come to mind when thinking about your post-secondary education. Turning to your career/academic high school counselor is a great start. Researching on the internet is also a wonderful way to get a few answers to these questions.
Here are a few web sites that can help guide you through your process: