College and careers

College Guides

Peterson’s Guide to Colleges–College Selection Tool

Princeton Review– College Majors, etc. (Note-the Princeton Review site asks you to submit your personal information and they do sell some college guides, so you may or may not choose to enter it in.) Check the list of majors, etc. for information that is free.

College Board– College Search — Match the college to your needs with this easy to use tool.


College Navigator (govt statistics on price, graduation rates, colleges and more from National Center for Education Statistics) — build side by side comparisons
Small Colleges:

Specially selected liberal arts colleges Colleges that Change Lives

Small Liberal Arts Colleges — with ability to pick schools by interests

International Universities — rankings, descriptions, maps, and comparisons of international schools

Career Quizzes and Assessments

✦Career onestop Skills Matcher:

✦ Interest Assessment

✦O*Net Interest Profiler:

✦Skills Matcher

✦Texas Reality Check:

✦Truity Career Personality Profiler (free version):

✦Truity Holland Code Career Test (free version):

Career Websites


Jobs Y’all (Texas Workforce Commission):

Join the Military:

Learn How to Become…:

Occupational Outlook Handbook:

O*Net Online:

U.S. Dept. of Labor – Salaries in Texas

Youth Service America:

Gap Year

Gap Work:

Gap Year Association:

Gap Year Libguide of links

Transitions Abroad: