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Additional Academic Links in the CVHS site:

Academic Honors

Academic Interventions

CCR Teams Course

College-Bound Students

Concurrent Enrollment


Graduation Requirements

Merit Diplomas

National Honor Society

Scholarship Opportunities

Sterling Scholar

College/University Links

Most Affordable Online Colleges


The College Advantage


Three Educational Pathways to Good Jobs (video)

President Wyatt encourages students to invest in themselves by going to college

Parent Toolkit has great links for College and Career Readiness

Utah College Prep Programs and Resources:

This campaign encourages all Utah youth to dream big about their futures and to act on those dreams by preparing for and completing college. StepUp provides tips, tools, resources, and conversation starters on preparing and paying for college so that obtaining higher education can be a reality for all Utahns.

Qualify for scholarships, be ready for college courses, get monthly updates on preparing for college, receive a certificate and medallion at high school graduation

Utah Futures.org


Whatever your career and salary goals are, chances are they will require some education and training after high school. If you start a job without additional training, it may be difficult to move up to a better position.

While your career goals might not be focused on earning lots of money, consider that most college graduates earn twice as much in their lifetime as high school graduates. You usually will earn more based on how much additional education you have obtained beyond a high school diploma.

Workers with higher levels of education are generally less likely to be unemployed. If you have a higher level of education and become unemployed, it will likely take less time for you to find a new job.

Additional education and training does not guarantee success. However, it will provide you with tools to move forward in your career, open up jobs in occupations that interest you, and give you greater security.

UtahFutures College Links

Links to valuable information about the advantages of gaining a post-secondary education:

College: What it's all About and Why it Matters
The College Board
You might think that college is just high school continued, but it’s not. College opens doors for you that high school doesn’t. And college can change you and shape you in ways that you might not imagine.

Recovery: Job Growth and Education Requirements Through 2020 Georgetown Center on Education and the Workforce.
Review this report for insight into vital labor market information such as which fields are expected to create the most jobs, the education requirements required to gain employment in the U.S., and the skills most coveted by employers.

The Rising Cost of Not Going to College
Pew Research.
This reading summarizes findings from a February 2014 survey of young adults, comparing measures of economic well being and career attainment for those with a college degree versus those with a high school diploma or less.

Education Pays 2016: The Benefits of Higher Education for Individuals and Society,
College Board.
This reading documents differences in the earnings and employment patterns of U.S. adults with different levels of education.

Bureau of Labor Statistics

college pays data



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