• Useful Resources

    Minnesota Career Information System provides information on Occupations, programs of study, colleges, financial aid, interest inventories.  View this system, you can sort by major, do an interest assessment and search occupations: 

      User name:  erahs
    Password:    elks
    Bestcolleges.com offers students the opportunity search College/University ratings, College/Universities by occupation, financial aid information, scholarship searches and multiple other resources.  To visit their webpage simply click on link: http://www.bestcolleges.com/


    College Preparation Checklist Pamphlet from Frederal Student Aid

    Minnesota Careers: www.mncareers.org

    The Online version of Minnesota Careers, a comprehensive career and training guide from the Minnesota Department Economic Security.
    Minnesota Higher Education Services Office: https://www.ohe.state.mn.us/

    Information about financial aid and how to prepare and pay for higher education.
    Fastweb: www.fastweb.com

    A free scholarship search that can match you with relevant scholarships.
    Free Scholarship Information: www.freschinfo.com

    A free service that lets you browse or search a database of scholarship opportunities.

    Information on financial aid and a searchable database of over 600,000 awards.
    Financial Aid Information Page: www.finaid.org

    The largest, most comprehensive resource for financial aid on the Internet.
    CollegeBoard: www.collegeboard.org

    Planning, paying, and getting ready in general.
    Wired Scholar: www.wiredscholar.com

    Information for students and parents on preparing, selecting, applying, and financing college.
    American College Testing: www.embark.com

    College search, scholarship search and applications online.
    ISEEK: www.iseek.org

    University HQ-provides students with the necessary resources to prepare and plan their career path in their chosen field.  https://universityhq.org/

    Explore career options, job openings, college and training programs available in Minnesota.
    College View: www.collegeview.com

    Nursing Careers & Specialty information for RNs.  Visit: registerednursing.org

    Students interested in Public Service may find helpful information by visiting the Steps website (Student Training & Education in Public Service).  Visit: https://www.publicservicedegrees.org/


     MajoringInMusic.com provides tools and guidance to empower well-informed decisions and choices about majoring in music and establishing a viable career in music.  MajoringInMusic.com is also designed for parents, music teachers, and counselors.  The website provides easy access to key information about music schools, music careers, and summer music programs. www.majoringinmusic.com


    Compare colleges, scholarship searches, career searches, textbook rental, homework help, online tutoring and much more: www.chegg.com


    Online MBA Review: Learn the basics about the online Master of Business Administration offered nationwide: https://onlinembareview.org/

    Combines a database of 3,300 two and four year colleges with multimedia tours and direct e-mail options for requesting additional information.
    University of Minnesota System: www.umn.edu

    Website for all four University campuses and links to their application pages.
    Minnesota State Colleges and Universities: www.mnscu.edu

    Downloadable application for all state colleges and universities.
    National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA): www.ncaa.org

    Selective Service Site: www.sss.gov


    **Elk River High School does not endorse these organizations, and we do not endorse the views they express or the products/services they may offer.  These links are provided for the user's convenience**