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    Bridges
    http://www.bridges.com/ : Career and Planning site that includes interest inventories. Instructions for creating a portfolio are available in College and Career Resource Center or from your advisory teacher.

    Occupational Outlook Handbook
    http://www.bls.gov/oco  provides career information by occupation. This is an excellent resource for career preparation and information.
     
    Occupation Information Network O*NET OnLine
    http://online.onetcenter.org/ : Interactive occupational information accessible for all. Resource developed for the US Department of Labor by the National O*NET Consortium.
    Iseek
    http://www.iseek.org/sv/index.jsp :  Internet System for Education and Employment Knowledge (ISEEK) is an excellent source for career exploration, gives descriptions, preparations, alternatives, and links.

    LifeWorks
    http://science.education.nih.gov/LifeWorks :  Explore health and medical science careers.

    Career Voyages: the ultimate road trip to career success. US Department of Labor. Check out the Career Compass link for self assessment.
    http://www.careervoyages.gov/

    CareerShip
    http://www.mapping-your-future.org/features/careership/index.cfm

    Mapping Your Future
    http://www.mappingyourfuture.biz/MiddleHighSchool/

    College Access
    http://going2college.org/

    Keirsey Temperament
    http://www.keirsey.com/

    Live Career - free career interest test.
    http://www.livecareer.com/  
     
    Careers in Pre-Medicine, Biological Sciences, and Health
     
    Are you interested in Pre-Medicine, Pre-Health, Pre-Veterinary, Nursing or Biological Science? Below are 20 featured colleges offering majors in these fields. Simply click on the links to request a brochure from one or more schools.

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    Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts (New York, NY)
    Interdisciplinary Science

    Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts is the newest and fastest-growing urban liberal arts college in New York City—the most sought-after city in the world for college students. Lang provides the advantages of a small, intimate liberal arts college and the resources of The New School, a leading university made up of eight distinct schools. Considered by the Princeton Review to be one of the best colleges for encouraging debate and discussion, Lang attracts students who value individualized attention and the opportunity to be challenged in seminar-style classes of no more than 18 students.
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    Monmouth University (West Long Branch, NJ; near New York City)
    Biology with a concentration in Molecular Cell Physiology

    Monmouth University is a dynamic, first-tier, private university that empowers students to reach their full potential as leaders able to make significant contributions to their community and society. Through small classes geared toward individual attention that are lead by innovative faculty, students are afforded a challenging learning environment on a campus that blends classic beauty with the latest technology. The Monmouth campus is located in New Jersey just one mile from the beaches of the Atlantic Ocean and a short train ride from New York City. Monmouth is included in The Princeton Review's Best 373 Colleges (2011) and continues to rise in the U.S. News & World Report's annual list of America's Best Colleges, where it currently ranks 40th in the Regional Universities-North category.
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    Bennington College (Bennington, VT)
    Biology and Chemistry

    Bennington College is a liberal arts institution that, since its founding in 1932, has invited students to actively participate in their own educations. The school has been named one of the Best 373 Colleges by The Princeton Review (2010) and included on several student opinion-driven lists including Class Discussions Encouraged (#5), Best Classroom Experience (#14), Dorms Like Palaces (#5), Most Liberal students (#6).
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    Florida Southern College (Lakeland, FL)
    Pre-Medical Studies

    Founded in 1885, Florida Southern College (FSC) is nationally acclaimed for academic excellence, exceptional student life programs, and championship athletics. FSC is consistently ranked in The Princeton Review's Best 373 Colleges and Best Southeastern Colleges, based on FSC student satisfaction votes. The U.S. News and World Report ranks FSC in the Top 10 Best Baccalaureate colleges in the South and it is the top-ranked college in Florida in its category. Florida Southern is one of only 24 private colleges listed as a "Best Buy School" in the 2011 edition of the prestigious Fiske Guide to Colleges.
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    Purchase College (Purchase, NY, near New York City)
    Pre-Medicine

    Founded by Governor Nelson Rockefeller in 1967 as the cultural gem of the State University of New York system, Purchase College enjoys a world-class reputation for its arts programs, and high rankings for its liberal arts and sciences programs. Purchase College's location about 30 miles north of New York City affords students many opportunities to pursue internships and professional opportunities. Princeton Review named Purchase College as one of the Best 373 Colleges. The College is also included in America's Best 100 College Buys, and the Unofficial Biased Guide to the 328 Most Interesting Colleges.
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    Susquehanna University (Selinsgrove, PA)
    Biochemistry

    Founded in 1858, Susquehanna University is a national liberal arts college that prepares students for lives of achievement, leadership, and service in a diverse and interconnected world. Students receive all the benefits of small-town living and proximity to major East Coast cultural, financial, and recreational centers such as New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C. Named one of The Best 373 Colleges by The Princeton Review, Susquehanna was also included in the top tier of U.S. News & World Report's list of National Liberal Arts Colleges in the 2008 edition of America's Best Colleges.
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    Columbia University (New York, NY)
    Biochemistry, Earth Science, Environmental Science, Astrophysics, Neuroscience, and more

    Columbia University School of General Studies (GS) in New York City is ideal for returning students who wish to start or complete a Bachelor of Arts (BA) or Bachelor of Science (BS) degree. Get a top-notch, Ivy League education from one of the most reputable universities in the U.S. The School of General Studies is part of Columbia University, an Ivy League university in the heart of New York City. GS students benefit from full access to a Columbia education: they take the same courses, study with the same professors, and pursue the same majors as all Columbia undergraduates.

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    Green Mountain College (Poultney, VT)
    Biology

    Founded in 1834, Green Mountain College is a coeducational, private college, accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. As an environmental liberal arts college, Green Mountain College (GMC) offers students a special opportunity to integrate modern environmental thought into a traditional liberal arts or pre-professional course of study, regardless of major. Green Mountain College is included in The Princeton Review's Best 373 Colleges.
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    Clark University (Worcester, MA)
    Biology

    Clark University is a small, private liberal arts and research university committed to scholarship that addresses social imperatives in a global context. Centrally located in the heart of New England—Worcester, Massachusetts—Clark offers 32 majors (which includes a self-designed major), 29 minors and ten interdisciplinary concentrations.
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    Ohio Wesleyan University (Delaware, OH)
    Chemistry

    At Ohio Wesleyan University, you'll build the skills that 21st century leaders are made of: critical thinking, creative problem solving, effective communication, and global awareness. Ohio Wesleyan University is a highly selective private liberal arts college located 20 minutes north of Columbus, Ohio. Founded in 1842, the school's diverse population of 1,850 students represents 47 states and 50 different countries. OWU is featured in The Princeton Review's Best Midwestern Colleges.
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    Brooklyn College (Brooklyn, NY)
    Biology

    Brooklyn College is an innovative, comprehensive liberal arts institution. Noted for its renowned faculty, talented and diverse student body, and beautiful urban campus, Brooklyn College has been designated as one of "America's Best Value Colleges" by The Princeton Review. For 80 years, Brooklyn College men and women—many of them immigrants or the children of immigrants—have received a superior, affordable education leading to productive careers and fulfilled lives.
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    The Kasturba Medical College International Center (Manipal, India)
    Combined 6-Year Pre-Medicine / Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)

    The KMCIC and American University of Antigua College of Medicine (AUA) alliance was established by a group of prominent American physicians in response to the growing shortage of doctors in U.S. KMCIC's hospital-integrated, U.S.-modeled medical program allows students to begin their education in Manipal and complete it in the United States. Students can begin directly out of high school with the six-year BSc-to-MD program completing two semesters of pre-med courses and four semesters of Basic Science courses in Manipal. Upon conferral of a BSc degree, students return to the U.S. for clinical training and USMLE Steps 1 and 2.
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    Chapman University (Orange, CA)
    Biological Sciences

    Chapman is recognized as one of the distinguished Best 373 Colleges and a Top Entrepreneurial College by The Princeton Review, and ranks among the top-tier universities in U.S. News and World Report (ranking 11th among Universities in the West).
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    Adelphi University (Garden City, NY near New York City)
    Biochemistry

    Adelphi University is a nationally acclaimed university located near New York City. Founded in 1896, Adelphi is one of the most selective private institutions on Long Island, currently enrolling over 8,600 students from 41 states and 57 foreign countries in over 50 areas of study. Adelphi offers degrees in the arts, sciences, humanities, business, education, nursing and health maintenance, social welfare, and clinical psychology.
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    Westminster College (Fulton, MO)
    Biology

    Founded in 1851, Westminster College is a selective, independent, four-year co-educational residential college with an innovative curriculum based on the liberal arts. Offering a major in Computer Science, Westminster is ranked among "America's Best Colleges" in U.S. News & World Report.
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    Ashford University (Online)
    Healthcare Studies

    Ashford University is located in Clinton, Iowa and was founded in 1918. Ashford is committed to: a) affordability, b) community and c) opportunity. Convenient, online Bachelor of Arts programs are offered in Political Science, Sociology, Psychology, Environmental Science, Communications, Economics, and more. The Healthcare Studies program includes foundation coursework in Community & Public Health, Managing Health & Human Services, The U.S. Healthcare System, Healthcare Education, Long-Term Care, Social Implications of Medical Issues, and more.
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    University of Texas at Dallas (Dallas, TX)
    Pre-Medicine

    The University of Texas at Dallas (UT Dallas) offers a liberal arts college atmosphere and a thriving research enterprise. Approximately half of UT Dallas undergraduates are transfer students. Kiplinger's Personal Finance has consistently identified UT Dallas among the 100 Best Value public universities in the U.S.
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    Angelo State University (San Angelo, TX)
    Biology

    Angelo State University (ASU) offers unique scholarship programs targeted at students in the top 25% of their high school class. Incoming freshmen can earn up to $4500, an amount guaranteed for all 4 years as long as you maintain your academic performance. Additionally, out-of-state and international students receiving the scholarship pay in-state tuition and fees. Angelo State ranks as one of The Princeton Review's Best 371 Colleges.
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    Pennsylvania College of Technology (Williamsport, PA)
    Health Sciences

    Penn College attracts the second-highest enrollment in the Penn State system; more than 6,500 students are enrolled in associate- and bachelor-degree programs relating to more than 100 different career areas. Penn College ranked in the top tier of the Best Baccalaureate College in the North Region in the 2010 edition of “America's Best Colleges” from U.S. News & World Report.
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    Ultimate Medical Academy (Online)
    Medical Billing and Coding

    With career-focused training from Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA), a rewarding position in healthcare could be less than 8 months away. UMA is a dynamic career school exclusively focused on training students to succeed in the healthcare industry for over 15 years. UMA offers 2 accelerated certificate programs that can be completed in 8 months: Medical Assistant and Medical Billing & Coding. UMA is accredited by ABHES.
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    American University of Antigua(Antigua, Caribbean)
    Pre-Veterinary Medicine

    In an unprecedented step by a Caribbean medical school, the American University of Antigua signed an agreement with Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine that will provide transfer opportunities for qualified AUA veterinary students to graduate with a DVM degree from one of the most preeminent veterinary institutions in the United States. By affiliating with Virginia Tech (VT), one of the best veterinary colleges in the United States, AUA has established a unique model for earning a degree in veterinary medicine. AUA offers a Pre-Veterinary A.S. degree, consisting of the coursework requirements necessary for admission into AUA's pre-clinical DVM program.
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    Careers in Political Science, Diplomacy and Government
    Are you interested in Political Science, Government, Diplomacy or International Relations?

    Below is a set of 18 featured Political Science programs. Click to request a brochure from one or more schools.

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    Monmouth University (West Long Branch, NJ; near New York City)
    Political Science

    Monmouth University is a dynamic, first-tier, private university that empowers students to reach their full potential as leaders able to make significant contributions to their community and society. Through small classes geared toward individual attention that are lead by innovative faculty, students are afforded a challenging learning environment on a campus that blends classic beauty with the latest technology. The Monmouth campus is located in New Jersey just one mile from the beaches of the Atlantic Ocean and a short train ride from New York City. Monmouth is included in The Princeton Review's Best 373 Colleges (2011) and continues to rise in the U.S. News & World Report's annual list of America's Best Colleges, where it currently ranks 40th in the Regional Universities-North category.

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    Gettysburg College(Gettysburg, PA)
    Public Policy

    Ranked consistently in the top tier of the nation's liberal arts colleges, Gettysburg College is a diverse, international community of students and educators, where everyone's contributions invigorate the educational atmosphere and define the life of the college. Gettysburg's 2,600 students come from 45 U.S. states and 40 countries. Gettysburg is one of The Princeton Review's Best 373 Colleges as well as a Best Northeastern College.

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    Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts(New York, NY)
    Global Studies

    Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts is the newest and fastest-growing urban liberal arts college in New York City—the most sought-after city in the world for college students. Lang provides the advantages of a small, intimate liberal arts college and the resources of The New School, a leading university made up of eight distinct schools. Considered by the Princeton Review to be one of the best colleges for encouraging debate and discussion, Lang attracts students who value individualized attention and the opportunity to be challenged in seminar-style classes of no more than 18 students. Committed leaders, scholars, and newsmakers teach these talented young people in an interdisciplinary context.

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    Emerson College (Boston, MA)
    Political Communication

    If you're interested in the fields of communications and the arts, we'd like to tell you more about Emerson College, one of the premier colleges in the United States for these areas of study. Founded in 1880 and located on historic Boston Common in the heart of the city's Theatre District, the College offers a fantastic base from which students can take part in everything Boston has to offer. Emerson College is included in The Princeton Review's Best Northeastern Colleges and Best 373 Colleges and is ranked in the top 20 for Best College Radio Station, Best College Theater, and Great College Towns (Boston).

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    Bennington College (Bennington, VT)
    Political Science

    Bennington College is a liberal arts institution that, since its founding in 1932, has invited students to actively participate in their own educations. The school has been named one of the Best 373 Colleges by The Princeton Review (2010) and included on several student opinion-driven lists including Class Discussions Encouraged (#5), Best Classroom Experience (#14), Dorms Like Palaces (#5), Most Liberal Students (#6).

    Request a brochure

    Columbia University (New York, NY)
    Political Science

    Columbia University School of General Studies (GS) in New York City is ideal for returning students who wish to start or complete a Bachelor of Arts (BA) or Bachelor of Science (BS) degree. Get a top-notch, Ivy League education from one of the most reputable universities in the U.S. The School of General Studies is part of Columbia University, an Ivy League university in the heart of New York City. GS students benefit from full access to a Columbia education: they take the same courses, study with the same professors, and pursue the same majors as all Columbia undergraduates.

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    The University of Baltimore(Baltimore, MD)
    Government & Public Policy

    The University of Baltimore believes in Knowledge That Works: applied education in that helps students realize their ideal careers. UB's affordable, professionally oriented programs meet the needs—and the budgets—of working students, with flexible day, evening and online classes. A UB education provides real knowledge and real results: UB professors have hands-on experience in their fields and share the practical insights that enable UB graduates to hit the ground running in the workplace.

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    Clark University (Worcester, MA)
    Political Science

    Clark University is a small, private liberal arts and research university committed to scholarship that addresses social imperatives in a global context. Centrally located in the heart of New England—Worcester, Massachusetts—Clark offers 32 majors (which includes a self-designed major), 29 minors and ten interdisciplinary concentrations.

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    Ohio Wesleyan University (Delaware, OH)
    Politics and Government

    At Ohio Wesleyan University, you'll build the skills that 21st century leaders are made of: critical thinking, creative problem solving, effective communication, and global awareness. Ohio Wesleyan University is a highly selective private liberal arts college located 20 minutes north of Columbus, Ohio. Founded in 1842, the school's diverse population of 1,850 students represents 47 states and 50 different countries. OWU is featured in The Princeton Review's Best Midwestern Colleges.

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    Brooklyn College(Brooklyn, NY)
    Political Science

    Brooklyn College is an innovative, comprehensive liberal arts institution. Noted for its renowned faculty, talented and diverse student body, and beautiful urban campus, Brooklyn College has been designated as one of "America's Best Value Colleges" by The Princeton Review. For 80 years, Brooklyn College men and women—many of them immigrants or the children of immigrants—have received a superior, affordable education leading to productive careers and fulfilled lives.

    Request a brochure

    Purchase College (Purchase, NY, near New York City)
    Political Science

    Founded by Governor Nelson Rockefeller in 1867 as the cultural gem of the State University of New York system, Purchase College enjoys a world-class reputation for its arts programs, and high rankings for its liberal arts and sciences programs. Purchase College's location about 30 miles north of New York City affords students many opportunities to pursue internships and professional opportunities. Princeton Review named Purchase College as one of the Best 373 Colleges. The College is also included in America's Best 100 College Buys, and the Unofficial Biased Guide to the 328 Most Interesting Colleges.

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    Adelphi University (Garden City, NY near New York City)
    Political Science

    Adelphi University is a nationally acclaimed university located near New York City. Founded in 1896, Adelphi is one of the most selective private institutions on Long Island, currently enrolling over 8,600 students from 41 states and 57 foreign countries in over 50 areas of study. Adelphi offers degrees in the arts, sciences, humanities, business, education, nursing and health maintenance, social welfare, and clinical psychology.

    Request a brochure

    Susquehanna University (Selinsgrove, PA)
    Political Science

    Founded in 1858, Susquehanna University is a national liberal arts college that prepares students for lives of achievement, leadership, and service in a diverse and interconnected world. Students receive all the benefits of small-town living and proximity to major East Coast cultural, financial, and recreational centers such as New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C. Named one of The Best 373 Colleges by The Princeton Review, Susquehanna was also included in the top tier of U.S. News & World Report's list of National Liberal Arts Colleges in the 2008 edition of America's Best Colleges.

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    Ashford University (Online)
    Political Science & Government

    Ashford University is committed to: a) affordability, b) community and c) opportunity. The Political Science program includes a systematic study that focuses on political behavior, power and authority, and conflict resolution. The program is great for students pursuing a career in Law, Government, or the non-profit sector. The program is offered completelyonline, for your convenience.

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    Green Mountain College (Poultney, VT)
    Sociology / Anthropology

    Founded in 1834, Green Mountain College is a coeducational, private college, accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. As an environmental liberal arts college, Green Mountain College (GMC) offers students a special opportunity to integrate modern environmental thought into a traditional liberal arts or pre-professional course of study, regardless of major. Green Mountain College is included in The Princeton Review's Best 373 Colleges.

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    Chapman University (Orange, CA)
    Peace Studies

    Chapman is recognized as one of the distinguished Best 373 Colleges and a Top Entrepreneurial College by The Princeton Review, and ranks among the top-tier universities in U.S. News and World Report (ranking 11th among Universities in the West). The Business Administration program includes emphases in Economics, Entrepreneurship, International Business, Finance, Management, Marketing, and Real Estate.

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    Westminster College (Fulton, MO)
    Political Science

    Founded in 1851, Westminster College is a selective, independent, four-year co-educational residential college in Missouri with an innovative curriculum based on the liberal arts. Westminster College was named one of the top 20 "hidden gems" among U.S. colleges and universities by The Washington Post in an 2003 article titled "Colleges Worth Considering." Westminster was also included in The Princeton Review's lists of Best Midwestern Colleges and Best Value Colleges.

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    University of Texas at Dallas (Dallas, TX)
    Political Science

    The University of Texas at Dallas (UT Dallas) offers a liberal arts college atmosphere and a thriving research enterprise. Approximately half of UT Dallas undergraduates are transfer students. Kiplinger's Personal Finance has consistently identified UT Dallas among the 100 Best Value public universities in the U.S.

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