PARTICIPATE IN VIRTUAL COLLEGE WEEK
October 28-30, 2019
Florida Virtual College Week: Live Webinars, Funded by the State of Florida, Expert Advice
The three-day event will provide high school counselors, students, and parents with a wide variety of live webinars, featuring experts in the areas of college and university admissions, scholarships, financial aid and career planning. The event speakers also represent a wide variety of institutions from the Florida College System, the State University System and the Florida Department of Education.
Open to all Florida High School Students, Parents and Educators
Monday, October 28, 2019
4:00 p.m. ET | Earn a Sunshine State Scholarship
If you are a Florida resident and attend a Florida college or university, you might be eligible for a Bright Futures Scholarship. Learn how this Florida scholarship program can help you earn a college degree without a mountain of debt.
5:00 p.m. ET | Get a Jump Start on College
Did you know you can enroll in college courses while you’re still in high school? Dual enrollment allows you to earn credit towards both your high school diploma and your college degree. Learn how dual enrollment can get you started with completing your college degree.
6:00 p.m. ET | Make a Plan to Land Your Dream Job
Get ready to shine. Learn how MyCareerShines, Florida’s free online education and career planning system, can help you find a rewarding career and make a plan to land your dream job.
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
4:00 p.m. ET | Succeed in School with Online Courses
With today’s technology, you can complete college courses on your schedule – learning virtually anywhere, at any time. Learn how online courses can help you earn a college degree now.
5:00 p.m. ET | Earn a Degree without the Debt
Don’t let the cost of college keep you from pursuing a degree. Learn how to apply for financial aid to reduce the cost of a college degree, starting with the FAFSA – Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
6:00 p.m. ET | FloridaShines for You
FloridaShines is Florida’s Student Hub of Innovative Educational Services. Learn what online educational services can help you shine in high school, college and your career.
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
4:00 p.m. ET | Prepare to Shine in Your Career
Are you ready to pursue your career but need more training to qualify for a job? Learn how enrolling in a Career Center can prepare you for success in your chosen field.
5:00 p.m. ET | Navigate the Admissions Process
Do you know where you want to go to college or are you still exploring options? Understanding each institution’s requirements will help in your search. Learn about the requirements for Florida’s colleges and universities, and how to navigate the admissions process to get into the school of your choice.
6:00 p.m. ET | Finish Up Your College Degree
Did you attend college but left before earning a degree? Complete Florida gives you the opportunity to finish your degree. Learn how the online courses and coaches at Complete Florida can help you complete your degree.