College Readiness Programs

 

  • Pickaway County College & Career Night – held each fall, education and employment options are represented from over 100 institutions- 2 & 4 year colleges & universities, trade schools, military, local employers – a true one-stop-shop for life after high school, including a financial aid presentation.
  • ACT Prep Workshops – offered in spring and fall to all Pickaway County high school students, these workshops examine timed practice tests, tips for test day, reading techniques, time and stress management as students prepare to take college entrance exams. (Flyer)
  • FAFSA Day: “Free Application for Federal Student Aid” Financial Aid Workshop – Presented by Pickaway WORKS in partnership with the financial aid office of Ohio Christian University, personal assistance is given to students and their families with completion of the FAFSA, the necessary first step in the financial aid process. Open to all students and adult learners. (Flyer)
  • Pickaway HELPS/Ula Jean Ater Metzler Scholarship – a first-generation college student scholarship, awarded by Pickaway WORKS to one graduating senior at each county high school attending any accredited post-secondary institution, criteria include financial need.

 

 

*Please contact us if you would like your organization to be represented at College & Career Night, if have questions or would like more information on any of these college readiness programs.

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AWARENESS: increased knowledge of local opportunities

ALIGNMENT: strong relationships between local educators and employers

RELEVANCE: connections between classroom work and the real world of work