College & Career Readiness

October 2019

A monthly newsletter that highlights different college majors, trades, and the military.

HAPPY OCTOBER!

COLLEGE MAJOR

COMMUNICATIONS

College Major: Communications

If you are fascinated by how you might influence, entertain, and inform others by creating the best possible media content for an audience, a communications major may be right for you.


Here are some helpful web sites about Communications:


Making the decision to major in Communications


Building skills & going beyond your comfort zone


Best jobs for Communications majors

TRADE

BUILDING CONSTRUCTION

Trade: Building Construction

Pursuing Building Construction allows an opportunity to start benefiting from your enthusiasm for engaging and hands-on work. Whether you pursue a skilled trade or some other type of role within this industry, you can be confident that the skills you develop are useful and highly valued.


Check out these websites:


The History of Building Construction


Construction and Building Schools


Construction Technology at CCBC

MILITARY

MILITARY COLLEGES

For those students who aspire to get military training and earn a college degree, there are a number of colleges in the United States that are designed to pursue military and educational goals simultaneously.


Check out these websites for more information:


What are the Military Colleges? Should you go?


Association of Military Colleges & Schools of the United States (AMCSUS)


What to expect at military college

One last thought...

FEELING STRESSED?

Did you know that you can learn to manage stress which will lead to a happier, healthier life? Here are some tips to help you keep stress at bay.