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Grad : Career Planning

Ideally, a career should match a person's interests, abilities, and values. The following career-planning resources can be useful in identifying possible career pathways. 

Grad : Military Information

Military Information

The military can offer a diverse and challenging set of experiences and skill development. Along with travel opportunities, it also helps pay for part of your education. 

To join the military, you need to be physically fit and have good grades. Skill in math, engineering, science, and foreign languages can help you advance.

Set : Finding the Right School

Colleges and Universities

Two-Year Colleges

Two-year colleges, often referred to as community or technical colleges, offer associate degrees and certificate programs. Washington community and technical colleges offer a wide variety of programs and coursework. Several two-year pathways offer easy transfer opportunities to four-year colleges and universities.

Grad : Resources for Parents

There are incredible resources online for you to consult as your child nears high school graduation and college.

Planning for College

Applying for College

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Ready : Preparing for Their Education

With your support, your child can succeed in school and plan for their future. Ready Set Grad has resources to help you and your child customize their path to high school graduation and college. Below are some downloadable guides for parents of students from 6th to 12th grade, which offer tips on how to engage your child and prepare them for success.

Ready : Timeline

Explore best practices and grade-level recommendations for students and families pursuing higher education.

 

 

Ready : Help Your Children Continue Their Education

Your child can go to college. It may not be cheap, but it is the best possible investment in your child’s future. In fact, 67% of all jobs in Washington State will require a college degree or a career credential by the year 2018. 

It is never too early—or too late—to start thinking about your child’s future. You might be wondering: where do I begin? Ready Set Grad has the resources you need to help guide your child on their path to success.