What are College Confident's Services?

Senior College Completion Package:

  • College Confident will be delivered as an after school program for 12th grade students and can accommodate 80—120 students
  • CC directors along with two professionally trained high school alumni will guide and instruct students in the college application process
    • Accredited course equals 50 hours of completed coursework per semester
    • After school, 2 times per week, 2 hours per session

[*Angela Stewart, a licensed teacher and guidance counselor, can issue Senior College Completion Package as a credit bearing elective course after school twice a week, for 2 hours each session]

Senior College Completion Package Includes:

  • Online and paper applications
    • All students receive CUNY and SUNY Application submission and private school application submission 3—5 schools
    • Top third of class and other identified students will apply to 10—20 private colleges through the Common Application
  • College mailings
  • Admissions communication
  • College entrance exam registration
  • Fee Waiver access
  • Financial Aid completion
  • Scholarship applications
  • College exploration and transition
    • College Portfolio creation
    • Comprehensive college list (6-15 right match colleges)
    • Resume
    • Personal statement
    • 2 letters of recommendation
    • Writing samples
    • Standardized Test Scores
    • Student Aid Report

Fall Semester

  • 2-4 college trips
  • SAT Registration (register by Oct 1st for Nov SAT)
  • ACT Registration (register by Oct 1st for Nov test)
  • Assist TOEFL test registration for ESL students
  • CUNY Application Submission to 6 CUNY schools (Oct 15th)
  • SUNY Application Submission to 4 SUNY schools (fee waivers provided), Nov. 1st
  • SUNY Supplemental Application, Nov. 20th
  • Common Application for private schools (20 schools/student)
  • Submit all applications by December 20th
  • Overnight College Trip
  • College Fair
  • Local College Trip

Spring Semester

  • College Alumni Panel
  • Parent Financial Aid Workshop (January)
  • HEOP/EOP Financial Aid Forms (Feb 15th)
  • FAFSA submitted (Feb 15th)
  • TAP Application Submitted (March)
  • Scholarship Applications (March)
  • Maximizing Financial Aid/Award Letter Comparison (May)
  • Schedule placement tests and interviews
  • Transition workshops

CC A La Carte Services:

  • *Additional Services Provided Upon Request
  • Professionalism Workshops
  • Job Readiness: Mock Interviews
  • Financial Literacy
  • College Sports Recruitment
    • Register players for NCAA Clearinghouse
    • Communication with coaches
    • Video Production for recruitment
  • Arts Recruitment
    • Enroll art students in NYC art programs in fall,
    • Portfolio development
    • Established recruitment relationships with NYC art colleges
  • Enrollment and Retention Services
    • Campus Tours to accepted colleges
    • Summer follow-up for fall enrollments
  • 11th Grade spring semester college prep
    • Comprehensive college list
    • Personal statements
    • College Exam registration
    • College fairs
  • College advisory curriculum for specific grades
  • College testing preparation

CC Staff Training Services:

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