College & Career Center

 

Michael McManus
College & Career Coordinator
860-868-7326
  • The goal of the office is to help students plan out their post high school education.
  • To help students go to college, serve in the military, or enter the work force after they leave Shepaug.

College & Career Field Trips

 

NACAC is hosting a series of Virtual College Fairs!!

To register click on this link: https://www.nacacfairs.org/attend/attend-virtual-college-fairs/students/

Virtual College Tours

 

Click here to visit the virtual college tour page, which will guide you to virtual walkthroughs at  colleges throughout New England.

Career of the Week

Paramedics and emergency medical technicians are licensed professionals who care for sick and injured patients. They assess patients and help determine courses of treatment in collaboration with a team of health care professionals. Paramedics and EMTs provide medical assistance in response to situations, ranging from critical emergencies like cardiac arrests and mass casualty incidents, to basic calls like requests to transfer patients from the hospital to hospice care.

 

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2021 Top Careers

College of the Week

New York University is a private institution that was founded in 1831. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 26,981, and the setting is Urban. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. New York University's ranking in the 2021 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, #30. Its tuition and fees are $54,880.

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2021 Best Colleges

 

Trade of the Week

The sheet metal worker works from sketches, blueprints, or verbal instructions necessary to make products, and then installs a wide variety of articles made from sheets of steel, aluminum, copper, and other materials. They apply shop mathematics to lay out the work to be performed. A sheet metal worker uses hand or power-operated tools such as shears, breaks (for bending), punch and forming presses, and rolling and crimping machines to cut, bend, and shape the metal. They build the heating, air conditioning, ventilation, and exhaust system ducts in commercial and industrial buildings and homes. These workers make a very wide variety of metal fittings and equipment for the construction industry.

 

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Top Skilled Trades

Upcoming College Visits

New York University's Clean & Modern Logo Stands Out As An Iconic Symbol

New York University-April 26th at 10:00 am

Binghamton University SUNY : Rankings, Fees & Courses Details | Top  Universities

Binghamton University- May 3rd at 10:00 am

James Madison University - JMU Logos & Marks

James Madison University- May 3rd at 10:30 am

Primary Logos – Brand Center

 

University of Florida- May 5th at 10:00 am

Bay Path University | University Info | 16 Masters in English -  Mastersportal.com

Baypath University- May 5th at 11:00 am

The Lifelong Learning Center at Prescott College Participant Agreement

Prescott College- May 11th at 1:00 pm

 

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