College Prep Center Online

Choosing College & Career

Job & Career

  • Use the library's Job & Job Hunting resource page to find a job, explore a new career, or develop essential job skills
    • Job Now: Online job and career coaching, resume assistance and interview practice


  • Not sure how to start looking for the right school? Follow these steps to choose your college or career school carefully.
  • Use College Navigator to build a list of schools for side-by-side comparison

Getting In: School Admissions


Entrance Exams & Essays

  • Log in to Learning Express through the library’s website to improve your admissions essay and take practice exams to prepare for the SAT, ACT, AP, CBEST, GRE and high school equivalency tests.
  • Study, Practice, Repeat. Tips and test info from Federal Student Aid

Paying for School: Financial Aid

Federal Student Aid



  • Fast Web: Find scholarships just for you based on your strengths, interests and skills

Dream Act & DACA

  • The California DREAM Act allows certain children brought into the U.S. without proper documentation to apply for student financial aid benefits.
  • Find out about DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) eligibility and how it can affect your education.