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American Winds College of Aeronautics
Ohio's only college solely devoted to aviation is now enrolling students for Fall 2017.
 
Career Zoo
What do you want to be when you grow up?
Career Zoo tells stories about professionals and their careers to help young people discover their dream job. TheCareerZoo.com is your career exploration and news source. We feature videos of professionals in their natural habitats, showing you what they do day to day.
Most of us know only the smallest sliver of the options available to us. A psychology degree doesn’t mean you’re locked into providing therapy. A culinary degree doesn’t limit you to restaurants and weekends. But how can a person parlay an interest into a fulfilling, lifelong career?
TheCareerZoo.com provides career education, through videos featuring professionals in their natural habitat, career discussions and resources on thecareerzoo.com forums, plus articles and blogs to help show you the many possibilities you have for your future. Find out the best and worst parts of a job, and get inside information on how to get into the line of work that interests you.
College Visits at IHS
A list of colleges coming to IHS  can be found in Naviance. Click here to log in and sign up for upcoming visits.
College Access Information
All are encouraged to check out ohiomeanssuccess.org
This site is intended to be a one-stop site for Ohioans for college access information. If you are an educator, parent, community member, or student you will benefit from visiting the site. The site has a number of individualized interactive, search, and on-going communication components to it. In particular, a registered user can have long-time planning, guidance, and communication as she / he pursues college entrance. There is a part of the site that pairs your interests with what career fields might be a good choice for you. Always remember, figure out what it is you are interested in doing and find a career that will pay you for your interests!
ACT Prep Brecksville-Broadview Heights
August 2nd, students now can prep for the ACT in just one day! A local ACT Prep 1-Day Intensive Workshop at Brecksville-Broadview Heights High School will offer sessions packed with review and strategies to help students achieve higher scores and stay competitive among their peers.
Owner Laura Icardi of ACT Test Preparation first taught the course at the University of Akron before expanding to Northeast Ohio. In the courses, some students have averaged up to five-point increases on practice tests. Experienced instructors review skills in English and math, as well as test-taking strategies. Students also will solve problems in all subject areas.
Financial aid is available for qualifying students. To register or receive more information, call Laura Icardi at 330-722-7235, or email licardi@ActTestPrep.info.
BGSU Summer Camp Programs
Summer is the perfect time for junior high and high school students to explore their career interests. BGSU Pre-College Programs provides opportunities for students to experience the Bowling Green State University campus while expanding their knowledge, building life skills and exploring their interests. BGSU offers residential and day camps throughout the summer.
Camp registrations typically begin on Dec. 1, 2017; however, some camps have different deadlines.
Contact Information:
Kari J Storm, Coordinator
Pre-College Summer Academic Programs
101 University Hall
Bowling Green, OH 43403
Main Office: 419-372-8943
Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C) ATA Academy
The Advanced Technology Academy (ATA) is a comprehensive workforce program designed to prepare out-of-school youth for well-paying employment in a technology-related field and/or more advanced post-secondary training. The goal of the program is to empower young adults to see their potential and train for employment success. Click here to download the brochure.
Cuyahoga Community College (TRI-C) Workforce Planning
Workforce Training courses and programs are designed to assist individuals with job skills training leading towards employment. Tri-C helps you prepare for a career, professional licensure or certification in your chosen field. Click here for more information: Tri-C Workforce Training
Gettysburg College
Gettysburg College is excited to offer several opportunities for high school juniors and sophomores to attend academic camps over the summer months. Subjects include psychology, American government, history, creative writing, or information technology.
Senior Open House January 29, schedule and register online. 
John Carroll University Young Writers Workshop
The John Carroll University Young Writers Workship, a week-long summer camp at John Carroll University is now offering both day and residential options, so students from all over the country to experience inspiring and rigorous creative writing. Click here for additonal information.
NASA Internships
NASA Internships are available at Glenn Research Center. Click here for detailed information about, Air Breathing Propulsion, Communications Technology and Development, and Power, Energy Storage and Conversion to name a few.
Ohio Dream It Do It
Snowboards, airplanes, cars, MP3 players, guitars, and medicine. All are very different with a common trait. They are produced by an American manufacturer. You can develop medicine that saves someone’s life, or build the newest model car, or create the instruments played at a concert. Not many people can say that of their job. Click here for more information: ​http://dreamitdoitohio.org/students
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