Bentonville Public Library can help as you transition from high school to college or begin your career path. Check out these materials and recommended links to jumpstart your future. For more information, check out our Job & Career page.
College and Career Prep Collection
Located in the Teen Zone, this collection offers multiple resources on the following subjects:
- ACT, SAT, ASVAB, and GED testing prep
- Resources on finding the right college for you
- Books on financial aid and affordable options for college planning
- Federal Student Aid
This site contains information from the U.S. Department of Education on preparing for and funding education beyond high school.
- Northwest Arkansas Community College
Northwest Arkansas Community is a comprehensive public two-year college with the main campus in Bentonville, AR. The college offers four associates degrees and a wide variety of workforce training programs, technical certificates, and adult education classes. NWACC is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association.
- Occupational Outlook Handbook
This federal government publication contains information on hundreds of individual careers including the nature of the work, employment projections, and much more.
- O*NET Resource Center
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration, this database will help you make informed decisions about education, training, career choices, and work.
- University of Arkansas
The University of Arkansas located in Fayetteville, AR is the state's land grant university and is famed for its traditions, including the unique Razorback mascot.
About Recommended Sites
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