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AFTER THE TEST

Passing the GED® Test can open doors to other educational and career opportunities. Here are a few resources to help you explore your options.

College and Career Pathways

GED Bridge to College and Careers Program
The NCTN Promising Practice Series presents detailed descriptions of strategies from the field that are designed to promote the successful transition of adult basic education students to postsecondary education.

Florida CHOICES
Use the Florida Department of Education’s planner to learn more about career management, getting hired, education and training.

WorkSource Florida
WorkSource will help job seekers with educational opportunities, networking events, job fairs, and a learning library. WorkSource’s CareerTRAX will help you develop an action plan for success.

Employ Florida Marketplace
Employ Florida Marketplace is a one-stop online resource for job listings, education and training opportunities, career building assistance and more.

Career OneStop
Career OneStop is sponsored by the US Department of Labor. It is a tool that will help you assess your skills and job market fit, explore career options, update your skills, get your dream job, advance your career, or change your career.

How To Write A Resume
Free step-by-step resume and cover letter builder. There are easy to edit phrase templates, tools to ensure perfect formatting, and a link to post your resume to job sites.

Florida College System Directory
Information on every public college in the state of Florida.

Financial Aid

Federal Student Aid Adult Student Checklist
If you’ve never been to college, or started but never finished, this checklist is for you!

Federal Student Aid for Adult Students
Whether you are enrolling in college for the first time or returning to school after a break, apply for federal student aid. Federal student aid can help you cover your education expenses. This fact sheet provides information about the types of federal student aid available, how to apply, important deadlines, recommended do’s and don’ts, important tips, and resources for more information.

Federal and State Student Aid Deadlines

FAFSA4caster
This tool will help you understand your options for paying for college. Provide some basic information and they’ll estimate your eligibility for federal student aid.

U.S. Department of Education College Affordability and Transparency Center
This tool will help you understand the price of attending a college or a certificate program. You can search for colleges and see which colleges increase their tuition.

Information on college Preparation and the Federal Student Aid Programs
See tips on getting ready for college.  Learn about the federal student aid programs as well as other sources of financial aid to help you pay for college or career school. Also, learn about the process for applying for and receiving financial aid.

Financial Aid Toolkit
This toolkit provides federal student aid information and outreach tools for counselors, college access professionals, nonprofit mentors, and others.

FAFSA4caster

Federal Student Aid Adult Student Checklist




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The Florida Literacy Coalition thanks the Florida
Department of Education, Division of Career and Adult Education
for making this site possible.
 

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..235 Maitland Ave. S #102

Maitland, FL 32751
..Phone: (407)-246-7110
..Fax: (407)-246 - 7104

Florida Literacy Hotline
(800) - 237 - 5113