Week 1 - Imagine Your Future
10/1/20 - 10/9/20


Things to Accomplish This Week:

  1. Create a MyCFNC account if you don’t already have one.
  2. Utilize Plan a Career tools and information to identify potential careers.
  3. Find colleges that are right for you using College Search and Explore Programs and Majors. This will help you narrow down the list of colleges you will apply to later this month.
  4. Apply for FSA IDs – both the student and one of the parents need FSA IDs in order to complete and submit the FAFSA form in Week 2. (fsaid.ed.gov)


Live Virtual Events:

CFNC: Plan

As NC Countdown to College begins, it's a good time to narrow down the list of colleges to which you'll apply. Join us to learn about CFNC career and major search tools to help you find colleges that match your career goals, and how to use the CFNC College Search tool. Bring your questions about careers and the admissions process, and we'll help you get started!


How-To Vidoes:

How-to Create a CFNC Account:

This brief how-to video walks you through the steps of creating your free CFNC.org account and shows you how to recover or change your account information in the future.

How-To Use CFNC Career Tools:

This brief how-to video shows you how to use CFNC.org career tools to learn about yourself through career assessments, find careers that might be a good fit for you, and explore occupations with good growth and salary opportunities.


How-To Use College Search:  

This brief how-to video shows you how to use the CFNC.org college search tool to find colleges that best meet your needs in reaching your educational goals.

Helpful Resources To Check Out This Week:

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