Career and Job Search Guide

Finding A College or Career Training Program

How do you find the right college to meet your goals? To find the right college, find schools that offer programs in your intended major or field of study.

What to Consider in Making A Decision
As you search, make note of factors important to you. Some factors may include:
  • The reputation of majors you are interested in studying
  • The school's location or any special facilities housed at the school
  • Tuition, fees and related expenses
  • Student body size
  • Faculty/student ratio
  • Availability of online or hybrid (combination of in-class time and online study) courses
  • Available apprenticeship or internship programs
  • Extracurricular opportunities (sports, art, etc.)