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 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.

Coming this fall, check back for dates.


Professional financial aid counselors will be available to give individual help, answer your questions & assist with the online completion of the FAFSA- Free Application for Federal Student Aid.

Coming this fall, check back for dates.

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.

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Career Planning Resources

Upcoming College Readiness Programs

Past College Readiness Programs

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Events & News

Check out all the upcoming events, past events, and news from Pickaway WORKS.

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Together we create...

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