Educational and Career Exploration Crossword

Created
Oct 17, 2016
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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

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Financial Aid Cross Word Puzzle

Created
Feb 16, 2016
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If a student fails to repay a student loan on time, the student is in ____________. Default
The acronym for the amount of money a student and his/her family are expected to pay toward college expenses as determined by the FAFSA, also known as the Expected Family Contribution. EFC
One of the standardized tests that students generally take junior year of high school that is used by colleges to evaluate an applicant’s academic skills and abilities. ACT
The type of loan where the U.S. Department of Education does NOT pay the interest while you are in college. Unsubsidized
The type of loan where the U.S. Department of Education pays the interest while you are in college. Subsidized
The name of Federal low-interest loans for eligible students to help cover the cost of college or career school (HINT: it starts with the letter "s"). Stafford
Federal loans that parents of undergraduate students can sometimes use to help pay for their child's college or career school. PLUS
Your primary area of study chosen for college. Major
The name of the campus office that makes the decision about your acceptance to their school. Admissions
An area of interest studied at the same time as a major; however, fewer courses are required. Minor
Federal grant program providing need-based grants to low-income students. PELL
Type of college degree given if you complete four years of full-time study. Bachelor
Type of college degree earned if you complete two years of full-time study. Associate
The acronym for the application that you will fill out your senior year to apply for financial aid. FAFSA
The person at a college who helps students decide what classes to take, what major to pursue, and that makes sure student have fulfilled all graduation requirements. Advisor
The acronym for the report that a student receives after their FAFSA is processed. It is the report that is sent to your college, also known as a Student Aid Report. SAR
The legal document a student loan borrower must sign when he/she receives a loan. This document lists the terms for repayment of the loan, including interest. Promissory Note
This type of college or university is NOT run by the state and is generally smaller and more expensive. Private
The office at a college that is in charge of your financial aid, bills, and payments (HINT: It starts with the letter “b”). Bursar
The total cost to attend college before financial aid, including tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies, and other living expenses (Hint: Acronym is “COA”). Cost of Attendance
A program that allows students to take a part-time campus job as part of their financial aid package. Work Study
Colleges/universities that are ran and regulated by the state or federal government. Public
The general term for money you borrow from the government, a bank or another source that need to be paid back, usually over an agreed period of time. Loan
Generally, a student that is taking more than 12 credit hours of classes is considered to be a _______ student versus part time student. Fulltime
The period of time following graduation when a student is NOT expected to start paying his/her loans back yet is known as a “______ period.” Grace
What we wish grew on trees!! Money
A kind of "gift aid" — financial aid that doesn’t have to be paid back and that is usually awarded based on financial need. Grant
The name of the official document that your high school guidance counselor will send to your colleges that lists the classes that you have taken and your grades. Transcript

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COLLEGE TERMINOLOGY Crossword

Created
Dec 5, 2016
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This person will help you select your courses. Academic Advisor
Any student not maintaining satisfactory progress toward his/her educational objectives will be placed on probation for a semester. Academic Probation
achieve the minimum cumulative GPA required. Academic Suspension
people who have graduated from the institution. Alumni
completion of a program of at least two, but less than four years of college work. Associate's Degree
A student who does not want to receive credit in a course Audit
undergraduate degree offered by four-year colleges and universities Bachelor's Degree
stock of all the books and other materials Bookstore
provide all types of information Catalog
College Level Examination Program CLEP
an institution of higher education that grants degrees and certificates College
a student who lives off-campus Commuter
attend two educational institutions at the same time Concurrent Enrollment
numbers usually containing 3 or 4 digits Course Numbers
a student must attend a class for one classroom hour Credit Hours
completion of a program of study leading to a degree or certificate. Curriculum
required GPA, prerequisite and elective courses within the specified major, and/or minor areas of study. Degree Requirements
successful completion of a prescribed program of study. Degrees
basic organizational unit in a higher education Department
could be several different things Division
procedure by which students choose classes each semester. Enrollment
Free Application for Federal Student Aid. FAFSA

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College Success Crossword

Created
Sep 6, 2016
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A requirement which must be met before a certain course can be taken. Prerequisite
An outline plan for a particular course. syllabus
A scholarship granted by the Navajo Nation based on G.P.A and ACT scores. Chief Manuelito
Your official record of course work in high school or college. transcript
Anything related to the way you are paying for college. Financial Aid
Grade Point Average, a student's overall academic performance. GPA
An area of concentration in a particular field of studying. major
A half year term in a school or college, generally 15-18 weeks. semester
The placement of a high school student in a course that offers college credit if completed successfully. Advanced Placement
It usually takes 4-5 years to obtain this particular undergrad degree. Bachelors Degree
Sometimes, immediately after obtaining a Bachelor's Degree, some students like to pursue their..... Masters Degree
To cancel registration in a course after enrolling into it. drop
College-level courses that give credit toward your high school requirements; and at the same time, you also earn college credit. dual credit
a supervised short-term apprenticeship for experience. Internship
A student's standing based on academics compared to their peers. Class rank
One of the most common college entrance exams. ACT
A requirement for all studnets seeking federal financial aid - pell grant. FAFSA
Federally funded program.....campus job. Workstudy
Money given to you for your studies Scholarship
Money that is paid back to a student who met their financial responsibility to a school. Refund

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Exam Reveiw Crossword

Created
Dec 7, 2016
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an assessment-advising programs designed to identify the basic skill of students as they enter two year program. Asset
the state of changing to fit in a new environment. Adaptation
one bound to legal agreement to work for a certain amount of time in return for instruction in a trade,art,or business Apprenticeship
a test devolved and maintained by United States Department of Defense. ASVAB
2 year college,university college or technical school. Associate's degree
4 year college degree from a university/college Bachelor's Degree
educational programs that specialize in skilled trades,applied sciences, modern technologies, and career preparation CTE
an official document that gives proof and details of personal status Certifications
a transformation that occurs within an economy. Changing Economy
post-secondary institution offering a collection of degrees in one specific area College
post secondary school with up to 2-year programs leading to certificates, diplomas, or associate degrees. Community college
the quality of being adequately or well qualified in a skill or ability. Competency
a relationship in which two or more things are mutual or complementary Correlation
a professional or industry certification proving a person's qualifications, awarded for occupational competency typically by passing an exam Credential
extended period of negative economic activity; unemployment, declining income & production. Depression
economy composed of many ethnic, as well as socioeconomic and gender, groups Diverse Economy
postgraduate academic degree awarded by universities, highest level of academic degree. Doctoral Degree
involves students being enrolled in two separate, academically related institutions Dual Enrollment
the natural fluctuation of the economy between periods of expansion and contraction. Economic Cycle
the resources and wealth of a country or region Economy
standardized or written or performance test of knowledge,aptitudes,values,etc Formal Assessment
learning done or carried out in accordance with rules Formal Learning
a part of the U.S. Department of Education, is the largest provider of student financial aid in the nation, provides grants, loans, and work-study funds for college or career school FAFSA
an activity or role assigned to somebody or something Function
The interdependent economies of the world's nations Global Economy
College program leading to a master's degree or doctoral degree Graduate Degree
financial aid that does not have to be repaid unless you withdraw from a school and owe a refund. Grant

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College Knowledge Crossword

Created
Feb 10, 2017
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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

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Career Management Vocabulary CrossWord

Created
Nov 14, 2017
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The process or state of changing to fit a new environment or different conditions, or the resulting change. Adaptation
One bound by legal agreement to work for another for a specific amount of time in return for instruction in a trade, art, or business. Apprenticeship
2 year college degree from a community college, or technical school. The recipient of an Associates Degree can then transfer the credits toward a 4 year Bachelor's Degree. Associates
4 year college degree from a university/college earned by completing undergraduate coursework and are awarded in specific concentrations. Bachelors
An official document that gives proof and details of something such as personal status, educational achievements, ownership, or authenticity. Certification
A transformation that occurs within an economy that either increases, sustains, or depletes its vitality. Changing
Post-secondary institution offering a collection of degrees in one specific area; also an undergraduate division or school in a university. College
Postsecondary school with up to 2-year programs leading to certificates, diplomas, or associate degree. Community
The quality of being adequately or well qualified in a skill or ability. Competency
A relationship in which two or more things are mutual or complementary, or one thing is caused by another. Correlation
A professional or industry certification proving a person's qualifications, awarded for occupational competency typically by passing an exam. Credential
Extended period of negative economic activity; unemployment, declining income & production. Depression
Economy composed of many ethnic, as well as socioeconomic and gender, groups. Diverse
Postgraduate academic degree awarded by universities, highest level of academic degree. Everyone is familiar with the medical doctor, who holds an M.D. Doctoral
The wealth and resources of a country or region, especially in terms of the production and consumption of goods and services, careful management of available resources. Economy
Federal Student Aid, a part of the U.S. Department of Education, is the largest provider of student financial aid in the nation, provides grants, loans, and work study funds for college or career school. FAFSA
Standardized written or performance test of knowledge, aptitude, values, etc. Formal
An activity or role assigned to somebody or something. Function
The interdependent economies of the world's nations, regarded as a single economic system. Global
College program leading to a master's degree or doctoral degree; advanced study generally following a bachelor's degree. Graduate
College program leading to a master's degree or doctoral degree; advanced study generally following a bachelor's degree. Graduate

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Unit 8: Education and Training Crossword

Created
Nov 9, 2016
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a program in which a person learns to do a certain job by working with a skilled worker Apprenticeship
a certificate of completion awarded to a person after completing a program of study in a particular area, usually lasting two years Associate degree
a certificate of completion awarded to a person after successfully completing a required set of college courses in both general and specific areas Bachelors degree
unit of measurement that schools use to determine whether students are progressing toward graduation Credit
a course that is not required but can be chosen by students according to their interests Elective
methods of paying for education/training, such as grants, scholarships, etc. Finical aid
a document stating that a person has passed a five-part test in the areas of writing, social studies, science, reading, and math GED certificate
a program of study beyond a bachelor's degree Graduate school
a temporary paid or unpaid position that involves direct work experience in a career field Internship
learning on the job On-the-job training

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College Terms Crossword

Created
May 9, 2017
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An online platform that allows a student to apply to multiple colleges at once Common App
Part time job provided by the school that you're attending. Awarded through FAFSA Work study
Money that comes through banks or credit unions. They set the interest rates and terms and conditions private loan
Between academic times to have enriching experiences. Many students participate in different activities, or some students work and save up money. Gap year
Received through FAFSA. Usually has benefits such as fixed interest rates or income driven payment plans federal loan
If a student is accepted to a college or university, they have to attend that school in the fall early decision
Measures reading, writing, and math levels. Taken junior and/or senior year. Can be taken more than once SAT
Students receive a response from the college earlier than typical response times. They do not have to commit to that college until the normal response date of May 1 Early Action
AKA a junior college, can receive an associates degree or path to four year Community college
Typically taken in the 10th grade. Helps prepare for the SAT PSAT
A type of institution that depends on government money public
A type of institution that is independent and sets its own policies and goals private
'Gift Aid' Money that does not need to be paid back Grant
Free application for federal student aid FAFSA
This is another standardized test that can be submitted to colleges. Can be taken as a junior and/or senior, and can be taken multiple times ACT

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Tic Tac Toe Vocabulary Crossword

Created
Mar 28, 2016
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A program in which a person learns to do a certain job by working with a skilled worker. Apprenticeship
Methods of paying for education/training, such as grants, scholarships, etc. Financial Aid
Unit of measurement that schools use to determine whether students are progressing toward graduation. Credit
A course that is not required but can be chosen by students according to their interests. Elective
A program of study beyond a bachelor's degree. Graduate School
A temporary paid or unpaid position that involves direct work experience in a career field. Internship
The fee that colleges charge to take their classes. Tuition
A course or program that teaches job skills. Vocational
When two or more companies rival for consumer dollars. Competition
Someone who purchases a good or service with the intent to use it. Consumer

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Career Services Crossword

Created
Dec 1, 2017
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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
Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery – is a test developed and maintained by the United States Department of Defense. ASVAB
A written statement that is accepted as proof of certain facts; often relating to the attainment of specific skills. certificate
Paid employment; less than 40 hours a week, may or may not be related to the student’s career choice Part-time job
Structured method of combining classroom-based education with practical work experience (2 words) cooperative education
Type of college with up to 2-year programs leading to certificates, or associate degrees. Community College
A certified, experienced, skilled craftsperson that has successfully completed an apprenticeship program. Journeyman
A postsecondary school where a student might receive a bachelor’s degree, master’s, or doctoral degree in a specific discipline. College/University
A purpose/objective. Goal
Allows the student the opportunity to observe and participate in activities related to a career field; related to the student’s career choice. (May be paid or unpaid) Internship
Office on campus that can assist with resumes, cover letters, interviewing, job search, ect. (2 Words) Career Services
Career Services Location (Suite) Suite 106A
One page document sent to employer with job application includes information about education and work experience Resume
Document sent with job application; expresses interest in position. (2 words) Cover Letter
Type of interview with multiple interviewers at once Panel

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