Bryant High Guidance
Contact
Sherry Hart - Lead Counselor
824-3213 Ext: 13605
Email Sherry Hart
Genevieve Rigby - 12th Grade
824-3213 Ext: 13606
Email Genevieve Rigby

Click the following link for our ABHS Parent Survey

Counseling Department Parent Survey

 

Click the following link for our ABHS Student Survey

Counseling Department Student Survey

What Counts With Colleges -

Grades - Colleges especially want to see solid scores in academic courses.

ACT/SAT Scores - Usually count a great deal. Click on "Forms" link above to access ACT Prep material.

Class Rank - Where students place in their graduating class is a factor.

Essays/Activities - Well written essays and extracurricular activities are taken into consideration as well.

Links
Scholarships
Fastweb

A scholarship search engine that is specifically tailored to a student's interests and experience.

http://www.fastweb.com 

Cancer Survivors 
http://www.cancersurviviorsfund.org 

Disability Scholarships 
http://www.collegescholarships.org/disabilities.htm 

U.S. Government Grants 
http://www.fedmoney.org 

Susan G. Komen College Scholarship 
http://ww5.komen.org/uploadedFiles/Content_Binaries/KOMEN_Instructions.pdf 

Military Dependents Scholarships 
http://www.dodea.edu/students/college_financialaid.cfm#dependentsonly 

Sallie Mae Scholarship Search 
http://go.salliemae.com/scholarship/ 

Scholarship Hunter 
http://www.scholarshiphunter.com 

Student Scholarship Search 
http://studentscholarshipsearch.com 

School Soup Scholarship 
http://www.schoolsoup.com 

United Negro College Fund 
http://www.uncf.org 

International Scholarship Search 
http://www.internationalscholarships.com 

College Net 
http://www.collegenet.com/elect/app/app 

Scholarship Search 
http://scholarships4students.com 

200 Minority Scholarships 
http://www.blackexcel.org/200-Scholarships.html 

Student Scholarships 
http://www.studentscholarships.org 

Financial Aid Information
FAFSA

FAFSA on line (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)

http://fafsa.ed.gov 

Clep a Course 
http://clep.collegeboard.org/ 

Federal Loans 
http://www2.ed.gov/offices/OSFAP/DirectLoan/index.html 

Student Aid 
http://studentaid.ed.gov/ 

Government Programs 
http://www2.ed.gov/students/landing.jhtml 

Student Loans 
http://www.salliemae.com 
Colleges & Universities
College Admissions Videos

College Admissions Information

http://education-portal.com/video_library/College_Admissions_Videos.html 

Alabama Mentor 
http://alabamamentor.org 

College Board 
http://www.collegeboard.org 

College Comparison 
http://www.whatwilltheylearn.com/ 

College Essays 
http://www.teenink.com/college_guide/college_essays/ 

College Lists 
http://collegelists.pbworks.com/w/page/16119456/College-Lists-Wiki 

American Council on Education 
http://www.acenet.edu/AM/Template.cfm?Section=CIP1 

College Match 
http://www.matchcollege.com/ 

College QuickStart 
https://quickstart.collegeboard.org/posweb/login.jsp?affiliateId=rdr&bannerId=quick 

College Bound 
http://www.gocollege.com 

Careers and Colleges 
http://www.collegexpress.com/careers-colleges/ 

SAT/ACT Optional for Admission 
http://www.fairtest.org/university/optional/state 

College Finder 
http://www.collegeview.com/index.jsp 

The Common Application 
https://www.commonapp.org/CommonApp/default.aspx 

Virtual College Fairs 
http://www.collegeweeklive.com/ 

Collegiate Walking Tour Videos 
http://www.collegiatechoice.com/ 

Historically Black Colleges 
http://www.american-school-search.com/colleges/hbcu? 

Ivy League Admissions 
http://www.collegeconfidential.com/ivy_league/ 

Kaplan 
http://www.kaplan.com 

College Majors 
http://www.collegemajors101.com/ 

Association of American Medical Colleges Facts 
https://www.aamc.org/data/facts/ 

Medical and Dental School Help 
http://www.medicalhelpnet.com/content/view/28/46/ 

National Center for Education Statistics 
http://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/ 

National Association of College Admission Counseling Newsletter 
http://www.nacacnet.org/Pages/default.aspx 

Office of Post Secondary Education 
http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ope/index.html 

Peterson's Guide 
http://www.petersons.com/ 

Princeton Review 
http://www.princetonreview.com 

Big Future by College Board 
https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/get-started/know-yourself 

Virtual Campus Tours 
http://www.campustours.com 

College Atlas 
http://www.collegeatlas.org 

Brain Track College Guide 
http://www.braintrack.com/us-colleges 

ACT and CollegeNET 
http://www.collegenet.com/elect/app/app 

Academic Common Market 
http://www.sreb.org/page/1304/academic_common_market.html 

College Counseling Videos

College Counseling Videos

http://education-portal.com/video_library/College_Counseling_Videos.html 

College and University Reviews

Review of colleges by states

http://education-portal.com/pages/Top_College_and_University_Video_Reviews.html 
Careers
How to Build a Resume Videos 
http://education-portal.com/video_library/Resume_Videos.html 

Job Interviewing Videos 
http://education-portal.com/video_library/Job_Interviewing_Videos.html 

Job Networking Videos 
http://education-portal.com/video_library/Job_Networking_Videos.html 

Researching Careers Videos 
http://education-portal.com/video_library/Researching_Careers_Videos.html 

Career Forward 
http://nroc.careerforward.org/careerforward/ 

Alabama Career Information Network 
http://www.alcareerinfo.org/ 

Mapping Your Future 
http://mappingyourfuture.org/ 

Career Cruising

See your counselor or BTA teacher for username & password.

http://www.careercruising.com 

Engineering 
http://www.tryengineering.com/ 

Science Careers 
http://www.sciencepioneers.org/
Testing
ACT information

Online home of the ACT

http://www.actstudent.org 

SAT Information

online home of the SAT: Reasoning and Subject Tests

http://www.collegeboard.com 

Educational Testing Service 
http://www.ets.org/ 

No Test Requirement 
http://www.fairtest.org/university/optional 

Free Test Prep for PSAT 
http://www.eprep.com/courses/sat 

Questions about ACT/SAT 
http://collegeapps.about.com/od/standardizedtests/Standardized_Tests_PSAT_SAT_ACT_and_TOEFL.htm 

SAT subject tests 
http://sat.collegeboard.org/register/?s_kwcid=TC%7C7002%7Csat%20subject%20tests%7C%7CS%7Ce%7C7081086884 

Test-Prep-- Princeton Review 
http://www.princetonreview.com/?utm_expid=22657706-2&utm_referrer=http%3A%2F%2Fbjhs.madisoncity.k12.al.us%2F%3FPageName%3D'Guidance'%26Page%3D'Links' 

Test Prep - Number 2 
http://www.number2.com/index.cfm 

Test Prep - March 2 Success 
https://march2success.com/index.cfm 
College Athletics
College Sports Scholarships 
http://www.collegesportsscholarships.com 

NCAA Clearinghouse Basics 
http://professionals.collegeboard.com/guidance/prepare/athletes/clearinghouse 

Head Coach Web Search 
http://www.collegecoachesonline.com/ 
Military Academies
Army 
http://www.usma.edu 

Air Force 
http://www.usafa.af.mil/ 

Navy 
http://www.usna.edu/homepage.php 

Coast Guard 
http://www.cga.edu/ 
ROTC Information
Army 
http://www.goarmy.com/rotc.html 

Air Force 
http://www.afrotc.com 

Navy 
https://www.nrotc.navy.mil/ 

Marine 
http://www.marines.com/home 
Military Aid
Military Student Aid 
http://www.finaid.org/military 

Military Scholarships 
http://www.fisherhouse.org/programs/scholarship-programs/ 

Military College Aid 
http://www.military.com/education/money-for-school/military-spouse-and-family-educational-assistance-programs.html 
Summer Programs
Peterson's Pre-College Summer Programs 
http://www.petersons.com/college-search/summer-programs-camps-search.aspx 

Venture Scholar Summer Enrichment Programs 
http://www.venturescholar.org/portals/enrichment.php 

Career Summer Programs and Camps 
http://www.careercornerstone.org/pcsumcamps.htm 

Summer Enrichment Programs 
http://enrichmentalley.com/ 

Summer Opportunities 
http://collegelists.pbworks.com/w/page/16119590/Summer%20Programs%20-%20General 
AP Information
College Board 
http://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/ap/about.html 

College AP 
http://collegesearch.collegeboard.com/apcreditpolicy/index.jsp