Type
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Description

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

Education and Training Crossword

Type
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Description

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 successfully completing a required set of college courses in both general and specific areas Bachelor's Degree
A certificate of completion awarded to a person after completing a program of study in a particular area, usually lasting two years. Associate 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. Financial 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
Any education or training following high school. Postsecondary Education
A course that is required before another course can be taken Prerequisite
The fee that colleges charge to take their classes Tuition
A course or program that teaches job skills Vocational

Financial Aid Cross Word Puzzle

Type
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Description

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

Unit 8: Education and Training Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

COLLEGE TERMINOLOGY Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Career Management Vocabulary CrossWord

Type
Crossword
Description

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

career prep crossword

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Description

emotional, mental and physical exhaustion caused by overloading burnout
time for hobbies, ease and relaxation leisure
act of treating people differently based solely on physical characteristics such as age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability, etc. discrimination
term used to describe a barrier preventing minorities and women from rising to position of power or responsibility glass ceiling
mental and emotional well-being of a person or group morale
oversimplified or biased mental picture which characterizes a person or group of people stereotype
state of wealth, resources and employment in a country or region econonomy
period of reduced economic activity recession
relates to labor and working with your hands blue collar
relates to working in an office setting white collar
group of similar occupations and industries career cluster
ongoing, voluntary pursuit of knowledge lifelong learning
document listing a persons education, work experience, and accomplishments used by employers to determine job eligibility resume
trusted guide or counselor who provides information, advice and support mentor
financial aid awarded to a student, as for the purpose of attending an institution of higher learning, often offered for academic achievement scholoarship
financial aid given to a student of an institution of higher learning by the federal government, state government, college, or organization grant
financial aid provided on the terms it will be repaid loan
program providing financial aid to a student of an institution of higher learning in exchange for employment services workstudy
level to which someone is likely to gain employment and be successful in a career employability
skills needed to be effective in any job market and workplace employability skills
ability or instinct to act or take charge independently initiative
way or condition in which a person lives lifestyle
measure of position based on social and economic factors including education, income, occupation and wealth socioeconomic status
balance between work and personal responsibilities worklife balance
collection of past work used to document skills and achievements portfolio
institution of higher learning which offers teaching and research facilities university
institution of higher learning which offers associate degrees community college
institution of higher learning which offers training for specific careers technical school
requires 60 hours of coursework, usually taking two years to complete associatedegree
requires 120 hours of coursework, usually taking 4 years to complete bachelors degree
subject of specialization chosen by a student of an institution of higher learning major
advanced degree earned after completing a bachelors degree masters degree
highest level of degree available doctoral degree
activities falling outside of the normal, required curriculum of school extracurricular activites

Objective 2.01 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Advanced placement, college courses taken in high school APcourses
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
A test developed and maintained by the US Department of Defense ASVAB
A degree received after completing the curriculum of a 2-year community college program Associates
A degree achieved after completing a 4- year college program Bachelors
Vocational student organizations that help develop leadership skills CTSO
An official document that gives proof and detail of educational achievements Certifications
High school students taking college courses Dualenrollment
Created by the secretary of labor to determine the skills our young people need to succeed in the world of work SCANS
A type of work experience for entry-level-job-seekers Internship
A type of learning organized outside of the formal education system Informal
A type of learning that is highly institutionalized, recognized with grades, diplomas, or certificates Formal
Education after high school Postsecondary
An official document showing the educational work of a student in a school or college Transcript

Jobs, Careers, & Education Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

institution or higher learning which offers teaching and research facilities University
Institution of higher learning which offers bachelor's degree College
institution of higher learning that offers training for a specific career Technical School
institution of higher learning which offers associate degrees Community College
requires 60 hours of coursework Associates degree
requires 120 hours of coursework Batchelor's Degree
subject of specialization chosen by a student of an institution of higher learning Major
advanced degree earned after completing a bachelor's degree master's degree
highest level of degree available doctoral degree
activities falling outside of the normal, required curriculum of school extracurricular activities
term used to describe the vertically structured sequence of job positions through which a person can progress career ladder
trusted guide or counselor who provides information, advice and support mentor
finacial aid given to a student of an institution of higher learning by the federal government, state government, college, or organization scholarship
financial aid provided on the terms it will be repaid loan
financial aid given to a student of an institution of higher learning grant
program providing financial aid to a student work study program
level to which someone is likely to gain employment employability
skills needed to be effective in any job market employability skills
ability or instinct to act or take charge initiative
way in which a person lives lifestyle
measure of position based on social factors socioeconomic status
balance between work and personal responsibilities work - life balance
collection of past work used to document skills portfolio
emotional and physical exhaustion burnout
time for hobbies leisure
act of treating people differently based on characteristics discrimination
term used to describe a barrier preventing minorities from rising to a position of power glass ceiling
mental well being of a person morale
oversimplified mental picture stereotype
state of wealth, resources and employment in a country economy
period of reduced economic activity recession
relates to labor and working with your hands blue collar career

Chapter 5 Key Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a two-year degree associate's degree
to join a branch of the military enlist
classes that you can complete on the Internet distance learning
ruling that a school has met certain minimum standards accredited
the art of styling hair, applying makeup, and grooming nails cosmetology
a four-year degree bachelor's degree
type of training which a person learns a trade while working for an emplouer apprenticeship
advanced degree from a college or university graduate degree
schools that offer career and technical education CTE schools
a period of time when demand for work is low or even stops economic recession
first few weeks of military training basic training
information, facts, words, numbers data
training that typically requires completing several months to two years of classes certificate programs
willingness to change or adapt flexibility
degree earned after earning a four-year bachelor's degree master's degree
having a legal contract between an employer and an employee that says employee will work for seven years to learn a trade indentured
payment for work performed salary
category of work in which a person works with objects things
series of classes that require attending several months to two years of school diploma programs
short-term goal stepping-stone goal
arrangement in which employees set their schedules to fit their lives flextime
after high school post-secondary
someone who believes that education and training will never finish lifelong learner
having credits earned at one school applied to a degree at another school transfer
a plan you make early in your high school career so that you can reach your goals for the future personal road map

College Success Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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