ERIC Number: ED483840
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Apr
Great College Mystery! Journey To Your Dreams.
Minnesota Higher Education Services Office
Going to college or getting a higher education means getting any type of education or career training after graduating from high school. It takes planning and money to get a higher education. This guide provides students and parents of color, low income, or no previous post-secondary education with the information, skills, and experiences that will help encourage and prepare them to complete high school and pursue post-secondary education. Answers to the following questions are provided in this document: (1) Why is college important? (2) What classes should students take in high school? (3) What are the different types of colleges? (4) How do students get into college? (5) What is the price of getting a higher education? and (6) How do students pay for higher education?
Descriptors: Postsecondary Education, Low Income Groups, Minority Groups, College Bound Students, Course Selection (Students), Paying for College, Student Costs, College Choice, Educational Benefits, College Applicants
Minnesota Higher Education Services Office, 1450 Energy Park Drive, Suite 350, St. Paul, MN 55108-5227. Tel: 800-657-3866 (Toll Free); Fax: 651-642-0675; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://www.mheso.state.mn.us/.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: Parents; Students
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Higher Education Services Office, St. Paul.