Full Catalog of Free Training for Counselors and Advisers Now Available

By: Texas OnCourse
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The answers to any question – no matter how unusual or complex – are just a few clicks away, accessed via any device or platform.

We're excited to let you know that the Texas OnCourse Academy, our entire catalog of 28 training modules, is now fully available to counselors and advisers across the state.

Our succinct and effective modules fall under three primary categories: Postsecondary Pathways, Career Pathways, and Financial Aid. Prepare students for success regardless of their academic path with this comprehensive resource that supports your day-to-day work advising your students.

See below for a full list of available modules, as well as previews of each of our “Basic Principles” modules to get you started on our three major categories:

Financial Aid

  • Basic Principles of Financial Aid Advising
  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Texas Application for State Financial Aid (TASFA)
  • College Scholarship Service/Financial Aid PROFILE (CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE)
  • Scholarships
  • National Merit Scholarship Program
  • QuestBridge

Postsecondary Pathways

  • Basic Principles of Postsecondary Pathways
  • Researching Postsecondary Options
  • SAT
  • ACT
  • College Credits
  • Common Application (Common App)
  • Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA)
  • Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB)
  • ApplyTexas
  • NCAA & NAIA Eligibility
  • Coalition Application  
  • Universal College Application (UCA)
  • Military Academy Applications
  • Military Enlistment

 

Career Pathways

  • Basic Principles of Career Pathways
  • Personal Graduation Plan
  • Career Assessments
  • Career Clusters, Pathways, & Endorsements
  • Career Outlook
  • Career Learning Experiences
  • Work Based Learning (WBL)  Experiences