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Preparing for Life After High School

HCPSS provides students with a variety of supports and opportunities to assist them in gaining skills and exploring interests as they advance through each grade level in Howard County schools and prepares students for life after graduation.

College & Career Readiness

Preparing for Success in Middle / High School

Academic Courses

Explore the courses available to students in middle and high school.

College & Career Pathways

Learn more about the pathways and programs available to students in middle and high school.

College & Career Readiness Standard

Determine if a student is meeting the Blueprint for Maryland’s Future CCR Standard.

College & Career Readiness Advisors

Find contact information for middle and high school CCR Advisors, who can provide resources and support.

Planning for Life After High School

Attending Community College

Attending Four-Year College / University

Attending a Trade School

Becoming an Apprentice – COMING SOON!

Entering the Workforce – COMING SOON!

Joining the Military

Financial Aid

Many families can benefit from financial aid funds provided by an outside source to help pay for college or career training. Learn more on the CCR Financial Aid page.

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