Finding the Right College with BigFuture

Finding the right college for you can be a daunting prospect. Do you want to go to a public or private university or a community college? Do you need to earn an Associate’s or a Bachelor’s degree for your chosen career path? Will you need financial aid to afford tuition, room and board, books, and other associated costs? BigFuture from the CollegeBoard is one website that can help you answer all of these questions and more.

BigFuture will help you plan for your future, regardless of where in the planning process you are, by providing extensive resources on colleges, majors, careers, and financial aid options. You can examine colleges in depth through features such as majors offered, campus type, extracurricular activities, and student body makeup. You can search based on features to match you with colleges that fit your needs. The site also allows you to explore different careers based on your interests and learn the education level required, related majors/careers, and career outlook. The sections on paying for college and getting in will help with finding grants, scholarships, or other types of financial aid, and how to get through the application process. Each category also contains extensive articles to help you make the best choice for your future.

Explore BigFuture to learn more!

Post Author: Sarah O'Pella