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College and Career Events

College and Career Readiness Forums

Hosted by College & Career Information Coordinators

9th/10th Grade Forum Presentation

11th Grade Forum Presentation

12th Grade Forum Presentation

MCPS Let's Talk Careers
A monthly live speaker series hosted by MCPS students who talk with professionals, leaders and entrepreneurs about their career paths and industry expertise. The sessions cover a variety of industries, such as arts & entertainment, bioscience, entrepreneurship, engineering, government and restaurant management. Students can submit questions prior to the session and watch it live on YouTube, the MCPS website or on MCPS-TV channels (Comcast 34, Verizon 36 and RCN 89). Previous session recordings are also available to watch.

Naviance College and Career Planning


College and Career Center

FAFSA Student and Family Information

How To Pay for College Video Series

Topics Covered:

  • Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Eligibility Requirements
  • How to prepare for college and merit & financial aid scholarships.





How To Create an FSA ID to Access to


How To Complete the FASFA Line by Line Demonstration


Calculating Your Expected Family Contribution (EFC) Number

FAFSA Overview

Federal Student Aid

College Admission Process During COVID-19

RESOURCES about College Admissions during COVID-19

Frequently Asked Questions About College Admissions in the time of COVID-19

Navigating The College Admissions Process During COVID-19

This virtual talk show discusses various issues about how to navigate the college admissions process during COVID-19. Topics include grading and reporting, SAT/ACTs, AP exams, college tours, funding and more. The program answers questions that high school juniors and their families submitted prior to the show's taping. Hosted by Karen Crews, Director, Student Well-Being and Achievement.