Planning Your Future
Video Series 1
Part 1 of 3
You have arrived at this point in your life from different paths. Some of you are traditional high school students, while others of you have achieved or are working towards a GED. Still others of you have been in the workforce since high school and are considering what your next step might be.
You are at a crossroads. Should you go to college? Is your best option a four-year university or a two-year technical college?
*** Play the video and then take the knowledge review. ***
Part 2 of 3
Wise decisions require careful research. Your research should focus on three areas:
- Knowing Yourself
- Knowing what opportunities there are in the area of your interest
- Researching the school where you wish to attend
Part 3 of 3
One of the challenges of planning to attend a university or technical college is that you have to project long into the future.
A basic question that many students overlook is this: How much money do you think you will need to make for the lifestyle you want?