Resources & Tools
ASSIST - Articulation Subsystem Stimulating Interinstitutional Student Transfer is an online student-transfer information system that shows how course credits earned at one public California college or university can be applied when transferred to another. ASSIST is the official repository of articulation for California’s public colleges and universities and provides the most accurate and up-to-date information about student transfer in California.
Information about Colleges and Universities:
www.collegesource.com - Information about colleges and universities: accreditation, academic programs, course description, etc.
www.assist.org - Information about course credits transfer from a California community college to a UC or CSU campus
www.californiacolleges.edu - Information about educational and career planning in California
www.csumentor.edu - Information about the CSU campuses: application, academic programs, course descriptions, etc.
www.universityofcalifornia.edu - Information about the UC campuses: application, academic programs, course descriptions, etc.
www.aiccu.edu - Information about independent (private) colleges and universities in California
www.collegeview.com - Information about public and private institutions in the U.S.
www.calstate.edu/veterans - Information about educational options for veterans residing or stationing in California
www.gradschools.com - Information about graduate schools in the U.S.
Information about Financial Aid and Scholarships:
www.fafsa.ed.gov - Information about federal financial assistance: grants, loans and work-study programs
www.calgrants.org - Information about grants from California government for qualified college students
www.icanaffordcollege.com - Information about financial assistance beyond Cal Grants
www.valleycollege.edu/admissions-financial-aid/scholarships - Information about scholarships available to qualified SBVC students
www.finaid.org - Comprehensive information about financial aid
Information about Occupations and Career Planning:
www.bls.gov - Job descriptions, outlook and job training
www.onetcenter.org - Information on occupations
www.caljobs.ca.gov - Online jobs in California and a resume bank
www.careerplanner.com - Career tests and free career planning information
www.cacareercafe.com - Career tests, educational opportunities, and professional associations
www.cacareerzone.org - Information on the working world
www.mynextmove.org - Job descriptions and job training
www.labormarketinfo.edd.ca.gov - Labor market in the state or a county
www.naceweb.org - Trends and issues related to the employment of the college educated
http://salarysurfer.cccco.edu - An estimate on the potential wages to be earned two years and five years after receiving a certificate or degree in certain disciplines
Course Matrix: Statewide list of ROP courses