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Over-achieving middle school student
I have no idea what I like
I know what I like, but not what I'm good at
I know all that, but not what's out there
I think I know what I want to do
I know exactly what I want to do
After High School
Just graduate HS or earn a GED
Enroll in Community College
Go to a 4-year college
Where I'm Going
I don't even know what's out there
I know what's out there, but not where I want to go
I have an idea of the type of school that I want
I have a list of schools where I might apply
I know exactly where I want to apply
What's a college application?
I need to get organized
I know what to do, but need help
I have done most of the work
I have submitted all of my applications
Paying for it
I will pay for college on my own
I will have some help paying for college
I have a chunk saved, but still need help
My family is paying for everything
I have a trust fund and money is not a concern
An international student
In the military
None of the above
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College 101 - 2013
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Shmoop Editorial Team. "College 101 - 2013"
Shmoop University, Inc.
11 November 2008. http://www.shmoop.com/college/ (accessed July 31, 2014).
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Shmoop University, Inc.
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