College Prep


College Preparation Center

The Nueces County Public LIbraries offer a variety of databases that encourage and prepare teens for their higher education.  The College preparation center helps teens with ACT, SAT, AP Exam, and PSAT.  There are video guides that help teens study and prepare for their tests.


Peterson's College Search

Use Peterson's College Search to look at different colleges and majors across the country. It also has sections to help you decide which college is the best fit for you, information about the admissions process, and on scholarships.


Federal Student Aid (Prepare for College)

Thinking about a college, career or technical school?  There is a lot to consider when starting to apply like where to go, how to apply, and how to pay for it all.  The Federanl Student Aid helps guide you how to start the process.  To learn more information click on Federal Student Aid.



Need help to get started on your Federal Student Aid. Need to start a new FAFSA application and other options. To go to the website click on FAFSA