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Road to college

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Talk with your school counselor about your options and plans. Ask about test dates for the PSAT, ACT and SAT. You’ll need to register up to six weeks ahead of time.

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Start investigating sources of financial aid.

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Review and search colleges online. Go to college fairs and open houses.

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Begin planning college visits.

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Take the PSAT. You’ll get the results by Christmas.

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Consider signing up for ACT or SAT prep courses. All Kentucky juniors in public high schools must take the ACT.

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Decide if you should take AP exams in May.

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Investigate the CLEP program.

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Meet with your school counselor to set your senior schedule.

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Ask about AP, IB and dual credit courses.

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Think about lining up a summer job, internship or co-op.

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Get ready for AP exams.

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Complete AP examinations.

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