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.

 

Upcoming College Visits

 
Bay Path University (U.S.)

Bay Path University- January 11th at 10:30 am

Universal Technical Institute | Portfolio | Charlesbank

Universal Technical Institute- January 13th at 10:00 am

 

Resources

College of the Week

University of Hartford is a private institution that was founded in 1877. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 4,793, its setting is suburban, and the campus size is 320 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. University of Hartford's ranking in the 2021 edition of Best Colleges is National Universities, #217. Its tuition and fees are $43,560.

To learn more about this school click on the link: https://www.usnews.com/best-colleges/university-of-hartford-1422
 
 

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Here is the premier source for career information! The profiles featured here cover hundreds of occupations and describe What They Do, Work Environment, How to Become One, Pay, and more.

O'NET ONLINE

The Occupational Information Network is a free online database that contains hundreds of occupational definitions to help students, job seekers, businesses and workforce development professionals to understand today's world of work in the United States.

Career of the Week

Financial advisors meet with clients and counsel them on their finances. This could mean sitting down and creating budgets to firming up retirement plans to giving advice about investing. Financial advisors can also invest a client's funds and meet with them regularly to discuss their investments.

If you would like to learn more about this career:

 

Connecticut Dept of Labor

Jobs at Connecticut Department of Labor | Careers in Government

This website, sponsored by the CT. Department of Labor,
Employment and Training Administration, provides career tools as well as info on occupations.

Career Info

This website, sponsored by the U. S. Department of Labor,
Employment and Training Administration, provides career tools as well as info on occupations.