The Next Step

You've spent over the last decade preparing to don your cap and gown and march to the tune of Pomp and Circumstance. But where do you go from there? What is your plan to succeed as an adult? Whether you are interested in attending a college/university, joining an armed service or attending a vocational/trade school the earlier you start researching your options and planning to make your dreams a reality the better. Below are some resources and guides to help you on that journey. Links to non-DoDEA Web sites do not constitute an endorsement by DoDEA, the Department of Defense, or the U.S. Government.

For more information on how to prepare for college please visit your school counselor.

College/University Route

Accredited & Affordable Online Colleges (ACO)
Campus Tours
College Board
College Prep 101
CollegeBoard College Search
Colleges of Distinction
Education Planner
Embark College Planner
FairTest: SAT/ACT Optional Schools
Guide to Online Schools
Hack College
Off to College Planning Guide
Online Colleges Database
Peterson's Education Center
Princeton Review
The Official SAT Online Course

Scholarships & Financial Aid Support




United States Military Route


Civil Service Route


Vocational/Technical Route