Fill out your college application

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Going to college is an exciting step in life, ແຕ່ມີຫຼາຍຢ່າງທີ່ເຮັດໄດ້. It is important that you makes a good college application. Read about college requirements, types of college, and how to fill out a college application.

Going to college is an exciting step in life, but there is a lot to do. It is important that you makes a good college application. Read about college requirements, types of college, and how to fill out a college application.

How do I apply for college

How do I apply for college

ຢູ່ອາເມລິກາ, ປະຊາຊົນມັກຈະເວົ້າວ່າ “ວິທະຍາໄລ” ຫຼື “ໂຮງຮຽນ” for university and other education after high school. Getting into college is a long process. You can increase your chances by studying hard and being active in high school. Even if you are a great student and have done well at activities, you still need to make a good college application. It is a long process. First you must figure out what kind of college or university you want to attend. Be patient and get the right information ready. It will help you get into the school you want.

In the USA, people often say “college” or “school” for university and other education after high school. Getting into college is a long process. You can increase your chances by studying hard and being active in high school. Even if you are a great student and have done well at activities, you still need to make a good college application. It is a long process. First you must figure out what kind of college or university you want to attend. Be patient and get the right information ready. It will help you get into the school you want.

Start preparing in high school

Start preparing in high school

Start preparing while you are in high school. The most important thing is to get good grades in high school. ທ່ານຄວນຈະໃຊ້ເວລາສ່ວນຫນຶ່ງໃນກິດຈະກໍາພິເສດ, ເກີນໄປ. ນີ້ຫມາຍຄວາມວ່າສະໂມສອນ, ກິລາ, ແລະຫ້ອງພິເສດ. ວິທະຍາໄລຍັງຈະເບິ່ງການເຮັດວຽກອາສາສະຫມັກຂອງທ່ານ. They want to know that you arewell rounded”. This means that you are successful in many things, not just school.

Start preparing while you are in high school. The most important thing is to get good grades in high school. You should take part in extra activities, too. This means clubs, sports, and extra classes. Colleges will also look at your volunteer work. They want to know that you are “well rounded”. This means that you are successful in many things, not just school.

ຄວາມຕ້ອງການເປີດປະຕູຮັບວິທະຍາໄລ

College admission requirements

ເພື່ອໄດ້ຮັບການຍອມຮັບຢ່າງຈິງກັບວິທະຍາໄລສອງປີ, ວິທະຍາໄລສີ່ປີ, ຫຼືວິທະຍາໄລ, ທ່ານຈະຈໍາເປັນຕ້ອງໄດ້ໃບປະກາດຈົບສູງ. ຖ້າຫາກວ່າທ່ານບໍ່ໄດ້ຮຽນຈົບຈາກໂຮງຮຽນສູງ, you can take a high school equivalency test instead. ນີ້ແມ່ນການທົດສອບຄວາມຍາວປະມານທັງຫມົດຫົວຂໍ້ຕ່າງໆທີ່ຖືກສອນຢູ່ໃນໂຮງຮຽນ. ຖ້າຫາກທ່ານຜ່ານ, ມັນສະແດງໃຫ້ເຫັນທ່ານມີການສຶກສາພຽງພໍທີ່ຈະໄປວິທະຍາໄລ.

To be admitted to a two-year college, four-year college, or university, you will need a high school diploma. If you did not graduate from high school, you can take a high school equivalency test instead. This is a long test about all the different topics taught in school. If you pass, it shows you have enough education to go to college.

ທ່ານສາມາດມີລາຍຮັບຊັ້ນທຽບເທົ່າໂຮງຮຽນສູງຂອງທ່ານ (ເອີ້ນວ່າ GED® ຫຼື HiSET ຫຼື Tasc) ຢູ່ວິທະຍາໄລຊຸມຊົນ. ນອກນັ້ນທ່ານຍັງສາມາດໄປຫ້ອງຮຽນຕອນແລງພວກຊາວຕ່າງດ້າວແລະຊາວອົບພະຍົບ, or take our free GED preparation class.

You can earn your high school equivalency diploma (called GED® or HiSET or TASC) at community colleges. You can also go to evening classes for immigrants and refugees, or take our free GED preparation class.

Which type of college should I apply for?

Which type of college should I apply for?

There are many college options to choose from. Where you go will depend on what you want to study and how much money you can spend. You will need to think about if you want to move or stay with your family.

There are many college options to choose from. Where you go will depend on what you want to study and how much money you can spend. You will need to think about if you want to move or stay with your family.

ວິທະຍາໄລຊຸມຊົນ

Community college

ວິທະຍາໄລຊຸມຊົນສຸມໃສ່ຄວາມສາມາດຂອງການເຮັດວຽກ. ນັກສຶກສາທີ່ຈົບຫຼັກສູດຈາກວິທະຍາໄລຊຸມຊົນມັກຈະໄດ້ຮັບໃບຢັ້ງຢືນຫຼືອົງຮ່ວມ. ອົງ Associates ໃຊ້ເວລາປະມານສອງປີຂອງການສຶກສາ. ວິທະຍາໄລຊຸມຊົນສາມາດຊ່ວຍໃຫ້ນັກສຶກສາໄດ້ຮັບຄວາມສາມາດທີ່ສໍາຄັນທີ່ຈະເລີ່ມຕົ້ນວຽກເຮັດງານທໍາສະເຫນີຄ່າແຮງງານດໍາລົງຊີວິດເປັນ. ນີ້ຫມາຍຄວາມວ່າວຽກເຮັດງານທໍາທີ່ຈ່າຍເງິນພຽງພໍສໍາລັບປະຊາຊົນ. ຄ່າແຮງງານດໍາລົງຊີວິດຍັງຫມາຍຄວາມວ່າທ່ານຈະບໍ່ຈໍາເປັນຕ້ອງສອງວຽກຫຼືການຊ່ວຍເຫຼືອຈາກລັດຖະບານ. ບາງວິທະຍາໄລຊຸມຊົນມີບັນດາໂຄງການທີ່ຈະຊ່ວຍຍົກຍ້າຍນັກຮຽນໄປໂຮງຮຽນສີ່ປີ.

Community colleges focus on career skills. Students who graduate from community colleges often receive certificates or associate degrees. Associates degrees take around two years of study. Community colleges can help students gain important skills to begin careers offering a living wage. This means any jobs that pay enough money for people. Living wage also means you would not need two jobs or help from the government. Some community colleges have programs to help students transfer to four-year colleges.

ວິທະຍາໄລຊຸມຊົນມີຂະຫນາດນ້ອຍກ່ວາມະ. They are in both small towns and big cities. Community colleges let students attend part-time. They are also cheaper than universities.

Community colleges are smaller than universities. They are in both small towns and big cities. Community colleges let students attend part-time. They are also cheaper than universities.

ວິທະຍາໄລແລະວິທະຍາໄລ

College and university

ຊາວອາເມຣິກັນຈໍານວນຫຼາຍໄປເປັນວິທະຍາໄລສີ່ປີຫຼັງຈາກພວກເຂົາເຈົ້າຮຽນຈົບຊັ້ນສູງ. A ວິທະຍາໄລແມ່ນວິທະຍາໄລທີ່ສະຫນອງບໍ່ພຽງແຕ່ປະລິນຍາຕີການ (ປະລິນຍາຕີຂອງ) ອົງແຕ່ອົງໄປສະນີ, ຈົບການສຶກສາເຊັ່ນດຽວກັນ (ຕົ້ນສະບັບຫຼືປະລິນຍາເອກ). Bachelor’s and master’s degrees will help you get a better job when you graduate.

Many Americans go to a four-year college after they finish high school. A university is a college that offers not just undergraduate (bachelor’s) degrees but post-graduate degrees too (master’s or PhD). Bachelor’s and master’s degrees will help you get a better job when you graduate.

Four-year colleges and universities are harder to get into than community colleges. ທ່ານຈະຕ້ອງຜ່ານການທົດສອບທີ່ຈະເຂົ້າໄປ. The most common test you need to pass is called the SAT. It tests your reading, writing, and math skills.

Four-year colleges and universities are harder to get into than community colleges. You will have to pass tests to enter. The most common test you need to pass is called the SAT. It tests your reading, writing, and math skills.

ສາທາລະນະແລະເອກະຊົນ

Public and private

ວິທະຍາໄລສາມາດບໍ່ວ່າຈະໂຮງຮຽນເອກະຊົນຫຼືສາທາລະນະ. ວິທະຍາໄລເອກະຊົນມີລາຄາຖືກຫຼາຍເງິນຫຼາຍກ່ວາວິທະຍາໄລສາທາລະນະ. ຢ່າງໃດກໍຕາມ, ວິທະຍາໄລເອກະຊົນຍັງອາດຈະມີເງິນທຶນການສຶກສາເພີ່ມເຕີມສາມາດໃຊ້ໄດ້. ພວກເຂົາເຈົ້າມີຫ້ອງຮຽນຂະຫນາດນ້ອຍດັ່ງນັ້ນນັກສຶກສາໄດ້ຮັບການສົນທະນາກັບຄູອາຈານຫຼາຍ.

Colleges can be either private or public schools. Private colleges cost a lot more money than public colleges. However, private colleges may also have more scholarship money available. They have smaller classes so students get to talk to teachers more.

How to apply and fill out college applications

How to apply and fill out college applications

You can start filling out college applications in October the year before you want to start college. College applications need to be finished by January. ມັນໃຊ້ເວລາເປັນເວລາດົນນານເພື່ອຕື່ມຂໍ້ມູນໃສ່ອອກຄໍາຮ້ອງສະຫມັກ. ທ່ານຄວນຈະເລີ່ມຕົ້ນໄວແລະຕື່ມຂໍ້ມູນໃສ່ອອກ 6 ການ 8 ຄໍາຮ້ອງສະຫມັກ.

You can start filling out college applications in October the year before you want to start college. College applications need to be finished by January. It takes a long time to fill out applications. You should start early and fill out 6 to 8 applications.

ຄໍາຮ້ອງສະຫມັກວິທະຍາໄລມູນຄ່າປະມານ $40 ແຕ່ລະ, ດັ່ງນັ້ນພຽງແຕ່ສະຫມັກຂໍເອົາກັບໂຮງຮຽນທີ່ທ່ານວ່າແດ່. ວິທະຍາໄລທີ່ເປັນທີ່ຮູ້ຈັກສໍາລັບການມີການສຶກສາທີ່ດີທີ່ສຸດສາມາດແຂ່ງຂັນສູງຫລາຍ. ນີ້ຫມາຍຄວາມວ່ານັກສຶກສາຈໍານວນຫຼາຍສະຫມັກແຕ່ສ່ວນໃຫຍ່ບໍ່ໄດ້ຮັບໃນ. ຖ້າຫາກວ່າທ່ານກໍາລັງສະຫມັກໃຫ້ແກ່ໂຮງຮຽນການແຂ່ງຂັນສູງ, ທ່ານອາດຈະຕ້ອງການທີ່ຈະສະຫມັກຂໍເອົາໃຫ້ແກ່ໂຮງຮຽນຈໍານວນຫນຶ່ງທີ່ມີຄວາມສະດວກເພື່ອໃຫ້ໄດ້ຮັບເຂົ້າໄປໃນເຊັ່ນດຽວກັນ. This is in case you do not get into your first choices.

College applications cost about $40 each, so only apply to schools you really like. Colleges that are known for having the best education can be very competitive. This means that many students apply but most don’t get in. If you are applying to very competitive schools, you may want to apply to some schools that are easy to get into as well. This is in case you do not get into your first choices.

ຖ້າຫາກວ່າທ່ານຮູ້ຈັກທີ່ວິທະຍາໄລທີ່ທ່ານຕ້ອງການທີ່ຈະເຂົ້າຮ່ວມ, ທ່ານສາມາດເບິ່ງກ່ຽວກັບເວັບໄຊທ໌ຂອງຕົນທີ່ຈະຮຽນຮູ້ກ່ຽວກັບວິທີການສະຫມັກຂໍເອົາ. ນີ້ແມ່ນສິ່ງທີ່ທ່ານຕ້ອງການ:

If you know which college you want to attend, you can look on its website to learn about how to apply. This is what you need:

  • A filled-out online application form
  • ຄໍາຖະແຫຼງທີ່ສ່ວນບຸກຄົນ: ນີ້ແມ່ນການທົດລອງກ່ຽວກັບວ່າເປັນຫຍັງທ່ານຕ້ອງການທີ່ຈະໄປໂຮງຮຽນນີ້. ນອກຈາກນີ້ຍັງໂອກາດທີ່ຈະສົນທະນາກ່ຽວກັບຄວາມສາມາດແລະຜະລິດແນນຂອງທ່ານ.
  • ສອງຫຼືຫຼາຍກວ່າຕົວອັກສອນຂອງຄໍາແນະນໍາ: ຕົວອັກສອນຈາກຄູອາຈານຫຼືຄົນທີ່ທ່ານໄດ້ເຮັດວຽກສໍາລັບການ. ຕົວອັກສອນເຫຼົ່ານີ້ຈະເວົ້າວ່າເປັນຫຍັງໂຮງຮຽນຄວນແຈ້ງໃຫ້ທ່ານໃນ.
  • ຂໍ້ມູນຈາກໂຮງຮຽນສູງ
  • ຄະແນນການທົດສອບ: ສໍາລັບວິທະຍາໄລ, ທ່ານຈະຈໍາເປັນຕ້ອງໄດ້ໃຊ້ເວລາເປັນການທົດສອບ SAT ຫຼືດ້ວຍ. ເຫຼົ່ານີ້ແມ່ນການທົດສອບກ່ຽວກັບວິຊາການທັງຫມົດທີ່ເຮົາໄດ້ຮຽນໃນໂຮງຮຽນ. A ຄະແນນທີ່ດີຈະຊ່ວຍໃຫ້ທ່ານໄດ້ຮັບເຂົ້າໄປໃນວິທະຍາໄລ
  • A filled-out online application form
  • A personal statement: this is an essay about why you want to go to this school. It is also a chance to talk about your skills and grades.
  • Two or more letters of recommendation: letters from teachers or people you have worked for. These letters will say why the school should let you in.
  • High school transcripts
  • Test scores: for university, you will need to take an SAT or ACT test. These are tests on all the subjects you learned in school. A good score will help you get into college

ຖ້າຫາກວ່າທ່ານໄດ້ຮັບໃນ

If you get in

ທ່ານຈະໄດ້ຮັບຈົດຫມາຍຫລືອີເມລ໌ບອກທ່ານໄດ້ຮັບໃນ. ນີ້ຈະເກີດຂຶ້ນລະຫວ່າງ 1 ເດືອນມີນາແລະ 1 ພຶດສະພາ. ຖ້າຫາກວ່າທ່ານໄດ້ເຂົ້າໄປໃນໂຮງຮຽນຫຼາຍກ່ວາຫນຶ່ງ, ທ່ານຈະຕ້ອງຕັດສິນໃຈທີ່ຈະໄປ. ຄິດວ່າປະມານຄ່າໃຊ້ຈ່າຍໃນ, ສະຖານທີ່, ແລະວິທີການທີ່ດີການສຶກສາແມ່ນ. ບອກໄດ້ແມ່ນໂຮງຮຽນຫຼືບໍ່ມີໃນທັນທີທີ່ທ່ານສາມາດເຮັດໄດ້. Some students get on waiting lists, which means they will only get a spot if someone else doesn’t want theirs. Replying early will help the other students (or you) know if they can go to that school.

You will get a letter or email telling you got in. This will happen between March 1st and May 1st. If you got into more than one school, you will have to decide where to go. Think about costs, location, and how good the education is. Tell the schools yes or no as soon as you can. Some students get on waiting lists, which means they will only get a spot if someone else doesn’t want theirs. Replying early will help the other students (or you) know if they can go to that school.

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If you don’t get in

ນັກສຶກສາຈໍານວນຫນຶ່ງບໍ່ໄດ້ຮັບເຂົ້າໄປໃນວິທະຍາໄລໃນປີທໍາອິດພວກເຂົາເຈົ້າສະຫມັກ. ຖ້າຫາກວ່າທ່ານບໍ່ໄດ້ຮັບໃນ, ມີທາງເລືອກໃນການ.

Some students do not get into college the first year they apply. If you do not get in, there are options.

ບາງວິທະຍາໄລສະເຫນີການຮັບສະຫມັກ rolling. ນີ້ຫມາຍຄວາມວ່າພວກເຂົາເຈົ້າບໍ່ຍອມຮັບນັກສຶກສາທັງຫມົດໃນຄັ້ງດຽວ. ແທນທີ່ຈະ, ພວກເຂົາຍອມຮັບນັກສຶກສາຫນຶ່ງໃນເວລານັ້ນຈົນກ່ວາຈຸດທັງຫມົດທີ່ມີ gone. ຖ້າຫາກວ່າມີຈຸດປະໄວ້, you can apply to these schools in the late spring or summer.

Some colleges offering rolling admissions. This means that they do not accept all the students at one time. Instead, they accept students one at a time until all the spots are gone. If there are spots left, you can apply to these schools in the late spring or summer.

ທ່ານອາດຈະຕັດສິນໃຈທີ່ຈະໃຊ້ເວລາຕໍ່ປີແລະເຮັດວຽກເພື່ອຊ່ວຍປະຢັດເງິນ. ທ່ານຈະມີເວລາທີ່ຈະຄົ້ນຄ້ວາວິທະຍາໄລແລະຕັດສິນໃຈທີ່ທ່ານຕ້ອງການທີ່ຈະສະຫມັກຂໍເອົາໃນປີຕໍ່ໄປ. ນອກນັ້ນທ່ານຍັງສາມາດພະຍາຍາມເພື່ອໃຫ້ໄດ້ຮັບການຝຶກຫຼືອາສາສະຫມັກໃນພາກສະຫນາມທີ່ທ່ານມີຄວາມສົນໃຈໃນ. ການຝຶກເປັນວຽກເຮັດງານທໍາບໍ່ທັນໄດ້ຈ່າຍ. ປະສົບການນີ້ຈະຊ່ວຍໃຫ້ທ່ານໄດ້ຮັບໃນທີ່ໃຊ້ເວລາຕໍ່ໄປພວກເຂົາເຈົ້າສະຫມັກ.

You might decide to take a year off and work to save money. You will have time to research colleges and decide where you want to apply next year. You can also try to get an internship or do volunteering in the field you are interested in. An internship is an unpaid job. This experience will help you get in the next time they apply.

ປະຍຸກໃຊ້ການສໍາລັບວິທະຍາໄລສາມາດເປັນຂະບວນການຍາວ. ເອົາມັນຂັ້ນຕອນທີໂດຍຂັ້ນຕອນ. Even if you or your child don’t get in, ມີທາງເລືອກອື່ນ.

Applying for college can be a long process. Take it step by step. Even if you or your child don’t get in, there are other options.

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