Montgomery Blair High School

COLLEGE/CAREER CENTER

Ms. Carmen Salazar, College/Career Information Coordinator (CCIC)

Room 121 * 301.649.2819 * Email * Open Mon-Fri, 7:30am - 3pm

Twitter: @blair_ccic / Instagram: @BlairCCIC

ABOUT

The College/Career Center contains information on colleges, technical schools, financial aid and career opportunities. You can also obtain information regarding ACT, SAT, and scholarships.

Students may come by at any time with a pass from their teacher. Parents, please call or email ahead for an appointment to ensure personal assistance.

Need help with signing up for College Rep Visits? Click here for directions!

UPCOMING Events & News

Applying to Morgan State University for the Fall 2020 semester? Use the code FW20 in order to get an application fee waiver!

January 6, 2020: Montgomery College visit to Blair, 11:30 AM, Room 121

January 16, 2020: Junior College & Career Meeting, 7 PM @ MBHS Auditorium

January 24th, 2020: MCPS 12th Annual HBCU College Fair from 6:00-8:00 PM @ Universities of Shady Grove, On-Site Admission appointments start at 3:30 PM - You can register for On-Site Interviews here! If you are in need of transportation to the fair, please let Ms. Salazar know in order to see how many buses will be needed. Thank you!

February 4th, 2020: Gap Year Fair from 7:00-9:30 PM @ Richard Montgomery HS

March 25th, 2020: FREE SAT Day for Juniors at MBHS. You can get a registration form from the Main Office, Counseling Office, or the College & Career Center. Forms are due to the Main Office by February 14th!

Workshops TBA

MCPS LINKS

Below you will find useful MCPS links to explore!

MCPS' College and Career Center Page - Get information about MCPS events, financial aid, testing, college planning, career planning, and more!

Naviance Student - Naviance Student (formerly Family Connection) is a web-based, mobile friendly tool that addresses four key areas of college and career readiness: Self-Discovery, Career Exploration, Academic Planning, and College Planning. Click to find your home school's login and to learn more!

Student Service Learning (SSL) Page - Get information, see deadlines, and find volunteer opportunities.

Early College/Dual Enrollment - Dual Enrollment opportunities allow MCPS college ready high school students to take college courses during the academic school year. High school students who enroll and take a college course at any Maryland public college or university are able to do so at a reduced cost. To talk to your teacher or the Edison counselor to learn more about Dual Enrollment options offered at Edison!

Career & Postsecondary Partnerships - Learn more about MCPS partnerships with businesses and higher education institutions.

Maryland College Application Campaign (MCAC) - Maryland State Department of Education site with great info and resources for all high school students. Campaign provides support to high school seniors, particularly first-generation students, students from low-income circumstances, unaccompanied homeless youth, foster care youth, students with disabilities, students enrolled in the Juvenile Services Education System, and homeschool students to pursue post-sec]]ondary opportunities.