College and Skilled Trade Resources
Considering attending college or going into a skilled trade? Here are several useful links that may help you with testing, financial aid, and the application process
- Michigan Career and Education Pathfinder
- Michigan Construction Careers – Information about a variety of skilled trades, including details regarding apprenticeships, professional associations, and more.
- Going Pro – Additional information regarding skilled trades and pursuing a professional trades career.
- Map of Michigan Colleges and Universities – A map of the major colleges and universities located in Michigan, courtesy of CommunityWalk.
- Macomb County Community College
- St. Clair County Community College (SC4)
- Michigan Reconnect – A scholarship initiative that pays for in-district community college tuition or offers a large discount on out-of-district community college tuition.This scholarship may be used to complete an associate's degree or a skill certificate program. Some restrictions do apply, please follow the link for details.
- MI Student Aid – Financial planning and financial aid opportunities through the State of Michigan.
- FAFSA.ed.gov – The Office of Federal Student Aid provides grants, loans, and work-study funds for college or career school.
- LearningExpress Library – Michigan eLibrary (MeL) offers you access to an interactive online learning platform of practice tests (ACT, SAT, GED, etc.) and tutorial course series designed to help patrons, students, and adult learners succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass.