College and Career Center


LATTE (Main Components of a University Application)

L etters of Recommendation – Process and Overview

A pplication – Direct, Common, Coalition, Bell Curve Variety

T est Scores – SAT, PSAT, ACT, College Board

T ranscript – GPA weighted unweighted

E ssay – How To

MOCHA (Vocational & Other Post-Secondary Pathways/Opportunities)

M ilitary - Enlistment

O ccupations - Careers, Career talks, Career clusters, Career Inventories

C oncurrent Enrollment – Platinum, Project Lead the Way, CU Succeed, PPCC, UCCS, Coding/Cyber

H ow To Interview – Resume, Interview Tips

A pprenticeships – Career Start, ISSA, Construction, CU Health

ESPRESSO (Factors to Consider in the College Application Process & University Fit)

E ligibility - Military Academies/NCAA

S cholarships – Loans, Grants, FAFSA, Work Study, Colorado Opportunity Fund, CSS Profile, Net Price                      Calculator, Western Undergraduate Exchange

P assion – Making Caring Common, Volunteer, Extra-curricular

R ep Visits – College Visits, College Fairs, College Score Card

E arly Action – Decision Deadlines (regular, early action, early decision, early restrictive)

S trength of Schedule – Selecting your academics, Higher Education Admission Standards

S tress – How to manage

O ccupations and Majors – Associates, BA, 3+2 Programs, MA, PhD, Interest Inventories, Strength of Program (how to determine)


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Laurie​ Derickson

College and Career Counselor

e-mail Laurie

Kalene Zaabadick
College and Career Asst.


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