College & Career

College Corner

College Opportunities


Senator José Peralta New York State DREAM Act

The DREAM Act gives undocumented and other students access to New York State administered grants and scholarships like the new Excelsior Scholarship, and the Tuition Assistance Program, to support their higher education costs.

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Accelerated Study in Associate Programs (ASAP) helps students get their Associate degree in three years or less.  You will be assigned an advisor for the whole time you are in the program and receive career and academic support.  You will get a free unlimited metrocard and textbook assistance.

See their brochure in English, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Urdu

For more information visit CUNY ASAP.

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Career Corner


An innovative online career exploration and planning system designed especially for today's high-tech youth in New York State.  CareerZone presents current and relevant occupational and labor market Information in a clear and interesting way, making career exploration and planning fun and easy.  Provides interactive high school career portfolios aligned with the New York State Education Department Career Plan initiative.  Links to college exploration and planning resources help youth begin their life/work journey.  Over 450 career videos provide a visual of the workplace and bring careers to life.  Up-to-date job postings provide a glimpse into the local labor market and an ability to apply for positions.  The expanded resume builder helps youth prepare one of the most important tools needed for a successful job search.

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