College and Career Information
How do I . . .
find the College and Career Room?
The College and Career Room is YOUR room in the Counseling Office.
It is there for you to research colleges, vocational and technical schools, careers and scholarships.
Through research materials, catalogs, dvd's, software programs, and internet access, you will be able
to explore all your options. You can even pick up SAT and ACT registration packets there.
Please come by and check out our wonderful resources!
apply to college?
For an informational video that helps assist you with the college application process, please click here.
send electronic transcripts through GAfutures?
Current Students: Go to GAfutures.org and click “create an account”. Complete all fields (name, birth date, social security number, account name,password, etc.) Once account is created, go to the “college planning” tab to order transcripts. Electronic transcripts are available for colleges in the State of Georgia only.
2016 Graduates and prior: This can no longer be done online. Contact the Counseling Office.
send a paper transcript?
It is the responsibility of each student to mail his/her transcripts.
Students requesting transcripts must complete a form in the counseling office stating the number of transcripts needed. Each transcript will be “officially” sealed in an envelope that must not be opened by the
student for it to remain official. The cost is $5.00 for each. Please allow 3-5 days for completion of your request.
find the right college for me?
To assist you in finding the right college that is a perfect fit for you, click here.
Ask yourself these helpful questions.
find the best career for my personality, strengths, and abilities?
You can always access your account with the Georgia Career Information System (GCIS).
(**Remember: the username is your Student Number and the password is Bd +your 8-digit birthday, ex. Bd03022000)
make the most out of my college visits?
For tips for parents and students preparing to go on college visits, click here.
College Board "Big Future"
To check your HOPE GPA:
1. Go to GAfutures.org
2. Create an Account or Sign In to your existing Account
Rigor Course List
Questions to ask during the college search
How to make the most of your college visit
Helpful hints for the transition to college
Scholarship Search/Financial Aid Guidance
CSS College Board
College Board-Financial Aid Information
Best College Fit
Visit Brookwood's Media Center College Resource List
NCAA Clearninghouse for Potential Student Athletes
Go to www.eligibilitycenter.org , and click on
"Prospective Student Athlete"
Students can use GAfutures to send free, electronic transcripts to colleges/universities in the state of Georgia.
To request a paper transcript, please visit the College and
Career Room located in the Counseling Office. Paper transcripts are $5.00 per
College Entrance Exams
If you are planning to attend a 2 year school,
you DO NOT have to take the ACT or an SAT. You may
contact the school and register to take their ACCUPLACER exam.