Course curriculum

Program includes: 16 one-to-one Zoom meetings, 8 hours essay guidance and review, Strong Interest Inventory, ongoing reminders, check-ins, and project management support, and access to the Academic Pathways on-line platform and resources.

  1. 1
    • Getting Started!

    • Tips for Using Your Academic Pathways Account on the CustomCollegePlan Platform

    • Assignment 1: Update CustomCollegePlan

    • Schedule Meeting 1

    • Resource: High School Course Planning and Grades

  2. 2
    • Understanding Yourself

    • Assignment and Meeting 2: Strong Interest Inventory

    • Additional Online Quizzes

    • 16 Personalities Quiz and Worksheet

    • Holland Code Quiz and Worksheet

    • My Majors Quiz and Worksheet

  3. 3
    • How Universities are Organized

    • Areas of Study: Majors

    • Creating Your University List

    • Your University List - Factors to Consider

    • Assignment 3: Creating Your University List

    • Navigating University Websites

    • College Website Scavenger Hunt Worksheet

    • Schedule Meeting 3

  4. 4
    • In Person

    • Virtual

  5. 5
    • Activities, Jobs, and Service

  6. 6
    • Grades-Based and Holistic Admissions: What are these?

    • Application Essays

    • Assignment 4: Application Plan for Essay Brainstorming

    • Schedule Meeting 4

    • Assignment 5: Activities Resume

    • Schedule Meeting 5

    • Our Essay Review Process

    • Assignment 6: Essays - First Drafts

    • Schedule Meeting 6

  7. 7
    • Scholarship Planning

    • University Based Scholarships

  8. 8
    • Assignment 7: Gather Information

    • Schedule Meeting #7

    • Assignment 8: Create and Populate Applications

    • Schedule Meeting #8

    • Review and Submit

  9. 9
    • University Portals, To Do Lists, and Sending Documents

    • Schedule Meeting #9

  10. 10
    • Decisions and Deposits

    • Schedule Meeting #10

  11. 11
    • Admissions Glossary

    • Managing Disabilities

    • Athletic Recruiting

    • Visual and Performing Arts

    • Communications