Graduation motarboard and diplomaEducation Beyond Johnston High School

With diploma in hand, you’re ready to take the next step in your post-secondary education career. Whether you are considering a trade school, two-year college, or four-year university, there are a lot of things to consider to make it a good fit for your career goals, budget, and values. The resources below have been compiled to help you in the search for the perfect school.

This is a free website where you can see how your accomplishments and interests match with colleges. Colleges can then contact you through a private, secure messaging center.

College Express

College Express offers students a unique way to search for different school options, including by profile, college-identified strengths, news articles, and available scholarships.

This site is built by the U.S. Department of Education in collaboration with students. This site is intended to be the go-to source for information and resources about planing, preparing, and paying for post-secondary education. encourages all students to consider and pursue a post-secondary education.

College View

This site offers different search options, such as campus life, Greek life, sports, etc.

Iowa College Access Network

ICAN works with students, families, and communities to prepare them for college. ICAN offers resources such as advising sessions, community presentations, and planning tools to help with the preparation for post-secondary success.

Mapping Your Future

This is an online resource on career, college, financial aid, and money management.

Through this website, you search for colleges and colleges recruit you. The site will aid in matching your interests with the best possible college(s).