Finding a College

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When searching for a college, we recommend that students explore a variety of college and career websites.  With thousands of options to choose from, the selection criteria for each student will vary when deciding upon a college and career.  We hope that you find the following websites useful in beginning your search.  Please also consider these Questions to Ask When Considering a Major in College.doc

Career Cruising is a comprehensive career search website that is linked to MHS.  Career Cruising provides a variety of tools and services that assist students in gathering career information within one, user-friendly website.  The tools and services that are offered include:

  • Career exploration inventories and assessments
  • Career search tools
  • Links to education and training components including tools to identify colleges that have the career/major of your choice
  • Links to college planning and financial resources
  • Links to employment components including tools for resume building, interview skill building and work search
  • Access to job boards
  • Online portfolio building tool to demonstrate student work and accomplishments


In addition to Career Cruising, we recommend that students use other resources to finalize their college and career searches.  Below is a list of websites that we find useful: