College & Career/Job Resources

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College Representative Visits to LNHS

For a complete list of college representatives visiting North visit the LNHS homepage, Calendars website. There, you will find the College Representative Visits Calendar.  All students must to come to the Career Center, prior to the visit day, and obtain a pass to attend all representatives’ visits.

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Navigating the College Search,  September 30, 2019
LNHS Auditorium at 7:00pm
This event is being held for all parents and students who are beginning the college search process and/or may have questions concerning the steps to beginning college planning and admissions. The speaker will be from North Dakota State College of Science,  and will present information concerning the college search process, admissions, tuition, scholarships, financial considerations, and more.  

 

Financial Planning Evening,  October 28, 2019
LNHS Auditorium at 6:30pm
Monday, October 28, 2019, the Lakeville Chamber of Commerce is hosting College Financial Planning Evening. This event is being held for all Lakeville students and their parents. There will be guest speakers and business representatives attending, who will speak and answer your questions regarding college financial planning, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid  or FAFSA, state financial aid programs, scholarships, expected family contribution to tuition, sources of financial aid, plus a breakdown of college costs. Don’t miss this informative presentation.

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College and Career Search

Minnesota Career Information System (MCIS)

LNHS students can access their own high school, college and career informational portfolios. Students will find their own high school career interest assessments to aid in college/career planning.  Plus, MCIS assists with colleges’ information, tuition, student/professor ratio, population, admission requirements, high school class suggestions, career descriptions, etc. on their website. LNHS students are able to set up their own portfolios while in high school and beyond.  Information concerning their own career interest assessments, practice college entrance testing, college search information, college majors, career plans, map out high school classes, scholarships, financial planning, and more. It also lists information for future jobs and military. It includes storing students’ own career/college comparison data for college search and career information. Students should visit the MNCIS (Minnesota Career Information System) and use their username and password  to access their own accounts to store their own portfolio data. For student access, please contact the LNHS Career Center.  

Career Search and Information from Candid Career 

Candid Career assists students in career searches and information related to careers of all types. This website explores careers by industry, career titles, career majors, and companies. It contains videos for students to explore all types of careers and what it takes to get the jobs they desire.  Candid Career features hiring practices, public speaking, networking, college degrees required, resumes, and job interviewing hints for success. Within each job title there are links to more video information on topics to assist students to prepare for their chosen career, that a listing of jobs from A-Z and their descriptions. Candid Career will give students a chance to listen to testimonials from industry leaders and professionals, who give their perspective and experience relating to their job and chosen profession.  Visit:  Candid Career

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College Preparation Forms

Admissions Guide & Information

Criteria Used for College Selection

LNHS Student Planning Timeline

Order High School Transcript for College

Questions to Ask Colleges

College online applications are processed by the Deans and the Dean Assistants.  If an application is not available online, students need to provide a stamped, addressed envelope(s) along with the completed college application form and fee. Students are strongly encouraged to apply online when possible as most colleges prefer online applications. If recommendations are needed for college admission or scholarships, please allow teachers and the Deans at least TWO weeks to meet deadlines.

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College Search Websites

Minnesota Career Information Systems, (MCIS) establishes personal students’ portfolios. MCIS creates students’ own personal high school career class plans, college search information, free practice college testing and prep assistance, scholarships available, and more!  If students have not established their own accounts, come to the LNHS Career Center for their account information.

Student Employment, Internships and Volunteer Resources

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