Email Jennie Likes
Counselor - Lincoln High School/eCenter
Jennie Likes - 525-4445
Mission Statement: to give students the help and guidance to rise above adversity and achieve their full potential.
Career Choice - Find what you would like to do for a career. These sites can help you with the decision making process and answer questions about how to get where you want after you decide.
www.idahocis.org The user name is lincolnalt, password is phoenix05.
www.findyourpath.idaho.gov This site can give you all sorts of information and links to help you find what is right for you.
www.bls.gov/ooh Occupational Outlook Handbook.
Testing - Every Junior must take a college entrance exam. These are what colleges use to determine your acceptance and placement for post secondary education. You can take the SAT on April 17, 2013 with the school or you can do one of the following on your own. You may qualify to take the ACCUPLacer instead of the SAT. If you qualify, you will be given a time in school to complete the test.
www.act.org Test dates, test registration, test preparation for ACT.
www.act.org/compass/ Placement test for vocational colleges and junior colleges. This test can be taken at LHS. If you are interested, please contact Mrs. Likes.
www.collegeboard.org Test dates, test registration, test preparation for SAT.
www.accuplacer.org Explanation and test preparation for Accuplacer.
Post Secondary Choices - Check out the different choices in Idaho. If you are interested it is possible to arrange for a campus visit to see what it is really like. The College Fair will be held October 24, 2013 at Idaho Falls High School. Plan on attending with your parents.
Eastern Idaho Technical College - www.eitc.edu
Idaho State Universtiy - www.isu.edu, ISU Idaho Falls - www.isu.edu/idahofalls/
College of Southern Idaho - www.csi.edu
BYU-Idaho - www.byui.edu
Boise State University - www.boisestate.edu
Universtiy of Idaho - www.uidaho.edu
College of Idaho - www.collegeofidaho.edu
College of Western Idaho - www.cwidaho.edu
Lewis-Clark State College - www.lcsc.edu
North Idaho College - www.nic.edu
Northwest Nazarene University - www.nnu.edu
Financial Helps - Once you decide what you want to do and where you want to go, it is time to look at how you can afford to get there.
Free Application for Federal Student Aid - www.fafsa.ed.gov FAFSA is the form required by the federal government for students seeking federal aid.
Scholarships - look around, you may find a scholarship that will work for you. It never hurts to apply. You never know what will happen. Be cautious of websites that have you pay a fee, give you a money back guarantee, want credit card/bank information, or offer exclusive information. Scholarship information should not cost anything to obtain.