For High School Students

KentuckianaWorks College Access Center (KCAC) provides Educational Talent Search (ETS) services in five Jefferson County high schools – Valley High, Iroquois High, Western High, Fairdale High, and Liberty High. Students at these schools can receive the following services:

Assistance to improve test-taking skills and study skills
Assistance in the selection of high school courses
Help with preparation to take the ACT or SAT
Career Assessments & Counseling
Guidance in selecting a postsecondary institution
Help in completing admission forms
Assistance with scholarship searches
Help in completing financial aid forms

Students in other high schools will find valuable online resources by visiting the links below.

Note – KentuckianaWorks College Access Center does not control the content of these external websites, which open in a new browser window. If you discover a link that does not work, please do let us know by sending an email to info@mykcac.org.

Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority

Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority Kentucky students should register on the KHEAA site to track their progress and financial assistance programs. Order your free copy of ‘The College Circuit,’ a 40-page guide that includes information about careers, college preparation, state and federal financial aid programs, financial literacy, and detailed information about the Kentucky Educational Excellence Scholarship (KEES) program. Sign up for the KHEAA Connection e-newsletter.

Know How 2 Go Kentucky

Know How 2 Go Kentucky encourages students of all ages to plan, enroll, and succeed in college. This site offers information, guidance, and encouragement, along with programs and financial aid particular to Kentucky students.


Learn More Indiana

Indiana's Know How 2 Go program encourages students of all ages to plan, enroll, and succeed in college. The site offers information, guidance, and encouragement, along with programs and financial aid particular to Indiana students.
 

US Department of Education

 The U.S. Department of Education promotes student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal accessLearn about funding your education.


 

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