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What is OAC?

Have you ever wondered how often you’re supposed to meet with your academic counselor? Did you even know that you had one of those? Look, we get it. High School is busy enough as it is, and you get a little tired while trying to keep up with everything. Let us help you. The Online Academic Coach (OAC) is web and email based contact system designed to give you information and updates weekly about everything that you need to know in order to get through high school and into college successfully. Sign up today to receive our weekly newsletters and while you’re here browse through some of the content already available to you.

 

Scholarships

Scholarships are important when it comes to paying for college.
 

College Work-Study

Federal Work-Study is a program that allows you to work a campus-approved job to earn money that can be used towards day-to-day necessities or to go towards any balance that may be on your student account.
 

Understanding Your Financial Aid Award Letter

Do you need assistance with understanding your financial aid award letter? Have no fear, FCEA is here!
 

Good vs Well

Do you know when to use 'good' and when to use 'well' correctly in a sentence or in formal writing? Check out the video below explaining this often confused grammar subject that gives writers special problems.
 

College Admissions Terms to Know

Test your knowledge to see if you are familiar with these common terms that will appear during the admissions process.
 

Do’s and Don’ts of the College Application Process

Want to know how to manage the college application process more efficiently? Check out the following tips to help you manage the process and keep your stress levels low.
 

Recommendation Letters/Personal Statements

During the application process to schools and scholarships, recommendation letters and personal statements may be two of the most important things to include.
 

Don’t trust atoms….they make up everything!

Check out the video below to see exactly how small an atom really is. This awesome science video explains the wonders of this minuscule chemical element that makes up everything!