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Word Search
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This word search contains the following answers:

leadership
community college
loan
self exploration
career
college
cultural diversity
internship
scholarship
shadowing
good morning
professionalism
soft skills
network
career cluster
resume

College and Career Review Word Search

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Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

motivation
leadership
time management
problem solving
personal skills
writing skills
communication
exploration
education
decision making
team work
soft skills
clusters
pathways
career

Educational and Career Exploration Crossword

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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

A trainee engages in learning an occupation under the guidance and direction of a skilled worker; a 3-4 year training program on-the- job training with related technical instruction. apprenticeship
Advising, Placement, and Retention System – an assessment-advising program designed to identify the basic skill levels of students as they enter two-year institutions. ASSET
Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery – is a test developed and maintained by the United States Department of Defense. ASVAB
Achieved after completion of a curriculum meeting the demands of a 4- year college program. Bachelors degree
A written statement that is accepted as proof of certain facts; often relating to the attainment of specific skills. Certificate
Postsecondary career, educational and financial planning site; provides comprehensive information in a web-based format of middle and high school students, parents, and counselors. This site includes comparative information about all of North Carolina’s two and four year postsecondary institutions, financial aid, and application services. This program is a partnership among the University of North Carolina General Administration, the College Foundation of North Carolina, and the State Educational Assistance Authority. CFNC
A postsecondary school where a student might receive a bachelor’s degree, master’s, or doctoral degree in a specific discipline. College/University
Type of college with up to 2-year programs leading to certificates, diplomas, or associate degrees. Community college
Paid employment with an educational component provided in a career-technical class and supervised by school personnel. Cooperative education
A pathway, which a student selects in high school. Course of study
End-of- course assessment. EOC
A purpose/objective. Goals
Allows the student the opportunity to observe and participate in activities related to a career field; supervised by school personnel and related to the student’s career choice. (May be paid or unpaid) Internship
A short-term experience that allows the student to follow an experienced worker and see the day-to- day activities of a particular career. Job shadowing
An advanced 2-year program completed after attainment of a bachelor’s degree. Masters degree
A certified, experienced, skilled craftsperson that has successfully completed an apprenticeship program. Journey Worker
Special skills may be developed through educational programs in the armed services. Military
Paid employment that is not supervised by school personnel; may or may not be related to the student’s career choice. Parttime jobs
Education after high school. Postsecondary
A privately owned school that operates for profit for those seeking vocational training. Proprietary school
Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test: A practice test that measures the critical thinking, mathematical reasoning, and writing skills that students need to do college-level work. PSAT
Education and training provided by an employer that usually takes place at a work site. On the job training
Scholastic Aptitude Test – a test that measures the critical thinking mathematical, reasoning, and writing skills students need to do college-level work. SAT
(CTSO-Career and Technical Student Organization) Vocational student organization; nonprofit, national organization with state and local chapters that exist to develop leadership skills and good citizenship among members; each organization is composed of vocational students interested in a specific occupational area. Student organizations
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Study habits
Practices used to prepare for learning and assessment of subject matter. Test-taking skills
An academic record; an official record of grades earned during a high school career. Transcript
Vocational Competency Achievement Tracking System is a competency-based instructional management system that focuses on the individual student and tracks his/her achievement in relation to a predetermined set of core competencies. VOCATS
A contribution of free labor, usually to a non-profit organization. Volunteer

Introduction to Soft Skills Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

soft skills
intuition
professional
non-technical
intangible
attitudes
listening
time management
problem solving
creativity
teamwork
leadership
self-motivation
decsion making
communication

Career Exploration Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

Goals
Training
Skills
Employment
School
College
Vocational
Career
Benefits
References
JobShadow
BackgroundCheck
Intern
Interview
Resume

Job Skills Class Topics Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

References
Success
Network
Soft Skills
Mock Interview
Master Application
Turnaround letter
Thank you notes
Community Service
Job Retention
Money Management
Smile
Resume
Coverletter
Conflict style

Exploring Careers Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

arts
internship
jobshadowing
exploratoryinterview
research
careerinterestareas
careerclusters
construction
architecture
flextime
telecommute
outsourcing
jobsharing
workforcediversity
team
trend
genderequality
Ecommerce
laborforce
jobmarket
globaleconomy
services
goods
economy
lifestyle
fulltime
career
occupation
job
economicvalues
workvalues
values
skill
aptitude
personality
ability
interests
Learningstyles
selfawareness

Work Skills Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

collaborate
values
career
job
initiative
incentive
networking
self advocacy
dependent
professional
personal
reference
financial
education
goal

CTE 7 Crossword

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Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

related to cooking culinary
the action or business of promoting and selling products or services, including advertising. marketing
an international association of high school and college students and teachers of marketing DECA
person who designs, builds, or maintains engines, machines, or public works. engineer
a fixed regular payment, typically paid on a monthly or biweekly basis but often written as one annual sum salary
acronym for Career and Technical Education CTE
view the infographic to see how a career is not the same thing as a job, view this page to see various types of careers career
sometimes called "soft skills" these attributes help individuals gain and stay employed. employability
brief written account of personal, educational, and professional qualifications and experience, as that prepared by an applicant for a job resume
following an occupation as a means of livelihood or for gain professional
a person engaged in short-term work that requires bodily strength, or manual effort laborer
a person who has control or direction of an institution, business, etc., or of a part, division, or phase of it. manager
to cultivate people who can be helpful to one professionally, especially in finding employment or moving to a higher position network
any official or formal program to provide practical experience for beginners in an occupation or profession internship
a wise and trusted counselor or teacher internship
extra resources the employer provides a salaried employee, typically includes medical insurance and payments toward retirement benifits
people who have worked with you, or you have worked for, and would recommend you to another employer refrences
a person who starts and runs their own business entrepreneur
a group of businesses offering similar products or services industry
a group of employers which require similar skills from their employees career cluster
a person who works for another to learn a specific skill or trade. A person doing an apprenticeship is called an apprentice apprenticeship
communication that does not involve words non-verbal communication
the cost of classes, labs and miscellaneous fees like a student activity fee or a health services fee tuition and fees
- makes it possible for students to apply to any of the 456 participating schools common application
Each college typically requires students to fill out an application that incluces: academic records, personal essays, letters of recommendation, extracurriculars, SAT or ACT test scores. application
must be done, no exceptions mandatory
- credit given for attending one lecture hour of class each week for 15 weeks or the equivalent. Most college classes are three credit hours meaning they meet three hours each week credit hour
any education after high school (that means stuff besides going to college!) postsecondary
a widely used college entrance exam. Exam is just under three hours. Test covers English, math, reading and science. Students receive a score of 1 to 36 on each of the four parts to make a composite score. ACT
a widely used college entrance exam. Exam is three hours. Test covers verbal, writing and math skills. Students can earn up to 2400 points. SAT
- money given to a student for the purposes of paying for college. Scholarships can be awarded to students based on academic achievements or on many other factors like race, family background or where your parents work. Scholarships do not have to be repaid. scholarship
money from state or federal government for the purposes of attending college. Grants do not need to be repaid. The Pell Grant is the most common grant. Grants do not have to be repaid. grant
a type of financial aid available to students and parents. Loans must be repaid. Payments typically begin once the student finishes (or leaves) school. loan
the area of the college that works with the students on using grants and loans to pay for college. Your FAFSA information is shared with the financial aid offices of your top college choices financial aid
a course you are required to take before you can enroll in another course prerequisite
the field of study a student concentrates on major
acronym for Free Application for Federal Student Aid. High school students fill this out to determine how much financial aid they are eligible for FAFSA
acronym for Associate of Arts a degree which can be earned at most two-year colleges A.A.
acronym for Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science. Both degrees can be earned at four-year colleges. Students earning a B.A. or B.S. are called undergrads B.A. OR B.S.
- acronym for Master of Arts. This degree can only be earned after earning a B.A. or B.S. Students earning an M.A. are called grad students (since they've already graduated once before) M.A.
a program that allows students to work part time during the school year as part of their financial aid package workstudy
typically a package of five or six courses, for credit or not, taken over three to eighteen months. Some cost a few thousand dollars, others much more certificate
a school that includes many different schools (ex. the college of nursing, the college of education, etc.) and has grad students. These tend to be larger more expensive institutions. university
sometimes called junior college or city college they are primarily two-year institutions granting certificates and A.A. degrees. Some students transfer to university after earning their A.A. Community colleges tend to be smaller and less expensive institutions. community college

College Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

This college degree typically takes 4-6 years to complete. Bachelorsdegree
One way to pay for college is by using _________. financialaid
This degree is often awarded at community colleges and takes on average 2 years to complete. Associatedegree
A __________ is a degree offered at a university after you have obtained a bachelor’s degree. Graduatedegree
Which college entrance exam is run by College Board and has a score range of 400-1600? SAT
What type of financial aid must be paid back and often with interest? Loans
The FREE application for financial aid required by most institioons of higher education in order to determine financial need for grants, loangs, and institutional scholarships. FAFSA
A _______ is free money that does not have to be paid back after graduation. grant
______ allows you to work part-time on or close to campus in order to financially assist you while you are taking classes. workstudy
A field of study at a college is a _______________. major

College Knowledge Crossword

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Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

What college students must pay to attend class tuition
People who have graduated from college are now that college's ________ alumni
Highest degree you can receive in graduate school phd
Traditionally a four-year degree Bachelors
General financial aid application FAFSA
College student's focus of study major
Reward for completion of a college program Degree
On campus student living buildings dorms
Academic record transcript
A place on campus to buy textbooks Bookstore
Students on Honor Rolls receive good _______ grades
The last exam you take in a course final
A course you must take before being able to take a different course prerequisite
Hands on science classes Labs
Campus staff who can assist you in choosing your coursework and major (2words) advisor
A person/thing that represents a college especially at sporting events mascot
Money for college you don't have to pay back Scholarship
Money borrowed for college you must repay loans
First -year college student freshman
A class you can take that is not required by your major or minor elective
Groups you belong to outside of class, such as sporting teams, clubs and organizations. extracurricular
A temporary job, usually in the field of your major Internship