High School Sophomore Year: College Preparation Checklist
During Sophomore year, you should begin to narrow your academic focus. In terms of college preparation, the following considerations should be addressed during a student's Sophomore year:
Take the PSAT. This will allow you to practice for the SAT and place your name on a list to receive college brochures.
Stay on track with academics. Be certain that your courses are preparing you for your college goals.
Begin to learn about the college admissions process. Familiarize yourself with entrance requirements.
- Continue exploring career options.
Keep the GPA up!
Begin to actively search for colleges.
Contact colleges that interest you. Attend college fairs and compare college criteria that meets your interest.
Consider taking SAT Subject Tests.