Navigating through the world of higher learning can be overwhelming.
Washington, D.C. (June 25, 2007) – Navigating through the world of higher learning can be overwhelming. With so many avenues leading to postsecondary education available, it's easy for students, parents, and even representatives of postsecondary education to get lost.
Think of Imagine America's Guide to Career Colleges 2007 as the road map to the career college sector of higher education. Providing a sense of direction for readers, the Guide lays out a concrete path toward an end goal. It also offers lists of shortcuts and explains unnecessary detours. And, it's free.
Imagine America's Guide to Career Colleges is a comprehensive source for information on nearly 400 career colleges and the Imagine America scholarship and award programs. The Guide walks readers step-by-step toward attaining career education.
The guidebook includes a career college road map, an application checklist, information about financing a career college education including the various types of financial aid available, Internet college planning resources, a state association directory including contact information for associations offering state scholarship programs, a family's guide to education tax cuts, common financial aid questions answered, and an interactive CDROM that provides in-depth profiles of each career college with admissions contact information and web site links.
“This compact guidebook gives students information about career colleges, financial aid and so much more,” said Robert Martin, President of the Imagine America Foundation. “With this resource, we hope that students will find what they need to help make the right career college choice.”
To request your free copy of the Imagine America's Guide to Career Colleges 2007, please contact Jenny Faubert at JennyF@career.org or call 202-336-6743.
About the Imagine America Foundation
The Imagine America Foundation (IAF), established in 1982, is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing scholarship, research and training support for the career college sector. Since its inception, the Foundation has provided over $35 million in scholarship and award support for graduating high school seniors, adult learners and U.S. military veterans, attending career colleges nationwide, through its award-winning Imagine America® programs. The Foundation also publishes vital research publications for the higher education sector, honors achievement in career education and supports faculty/staff training. For more information about the Imagine America Foundation's scholarship and award programs, please visit www.imagine-america.org.