• College & Career Readiness

    An integral part of the Humble ISD Counseling program is postsecondary planning.  Counselors serve as a source of information on the college admissions process and career planning.  Counselors provide numerous resources on scholarships, college visits, college financial aid, testing, internships, summer enricjhment opportunities and vulunteer work.  Partner with your counselor and access Naviance to begin this journey of exploration, research and discovery.

    Counselors provide assistance with just about anything related to plans for life after high school including:

    • Course planning and advising
    • College admission requirements
    • Dual Credit requirements and enrollment
    • College application assistance
    • NCAA Scholarship information/assistance
    • Career information and exploration
    • Financial Aid information/assistance
    • Resume and Essay Writing
    • Advanced Placement testing information
    • ACT/SAT prep information and resources
    • College Readiness information ACT/SAT/TSI
    • College testing registration and fee waivers
     
    PSAT/NMSQT, SAT:
    The PSAT/NMSQT assesses critical reading, mathematical reasoning, and writing skills, offers suggestions on how to improve academic skills, prepares students for the SAT with a personalied study plan, and offers opportunities for recognitions and scholarships. Students who participate can access free resources and information about college and career planning via My College QuickStart, a free web-based service for the remainder of their high school career. An additional benefit is access to the BigFuture website that includes career and college major profiles and a personality and interest inventory.
     
    Students can prepare for the PSAT/NMSQT by completing the Practice Test on the college board website. This opportunity will also expose them to the format and timing of the test, as well as the kinds of questions asked.
     
    All in-district 10th graders and 11th graders who choose to do so take the PSAT during the school day. Both in-district and home-schooled students may obtain further information about this test administration in the campus counseling office.
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