College and Career







Are you college and career ready?

What does it mean to be college and career ready?


College Ready [Kol-ij  Red-ee] – noun. A College Ready student is an academically prepared student, ready for postsecondary education or training without the need for remedial coursework. Whether you are pursuing a four-year degree or studying for a skilled trade license, being ready means having the reading, writing, mathematics, social, and cognitive skills to qualify for and succeed in the academic program of your choice.  Career Ready [Kuh-reer Red-ee] – noun. A Career Ready student possesses both the necessary knowledge and technical skills needed for employment in  their desired career field. For example, a student who is ready to become a teacher not only possesses knowledge of education policy, but also possesses all required certifications required to become a teacher. 


Check out the resources below to help support your journey to become college and career ready

Get College and Career Ready Livebinder  Resumes for High School Students 
National Association for College Admission Counseling   KnowHow2Go 
50 Videos for Career Path Exploration Online Colleges 
Scholarship Resources  BCPS Resources 


























Image Source: graduates

Image Source: Ready