Trade School Resources

Resources for Trade School

We have created this trade school resource section to provide you with a central source for everything you will need to find, apply, fund and graduate from Trade School. We have also included job placement services to help you find a job and get your career started in the right direction.

Types of Resources:

  1. Trade Schools article library.
  2. Online trade school guides on important education and career factors.
  3. Student loan and funding links and source descriptions.
  4. Textbook sources for both new and used books.
  5. Federal Government education resources.
  6. Job search and career placement websites.

Articles

We have created an extensive library of articles related to trade schools to help you better understand the complete trade school experience, from searching to graduating. Click here for Trade School Articles.

STUDENT LOANS

Sallie Mae Student Loans

Sallie Mae offers different types of student loans based on the type of education you are receiving. For example, you may get a loan for Smart Option Student Loan, Career Training, Residency and Relocation, Pre-College Loans and the Bar Study Loan. Click here for Sallie Mae Student Loans.

Federal Student Aid

The Department’s federal student aid programs are the largest source of student aid in America. If you’re interested in financial aid for college or a career school, you’ve come to the right place. These programs provide more than $150 billion a year in grants, loans, and work-study assistance. Read on to find out more and to find out how to apply for this aid. Click here for Federal Student Aid information.

Direct Loans

Direct Loans are low-interest loans for students and parents to help pay for the cost of a student’s education after high school. The lender is the U.S. Department of Education (the Department), though the entity you deal with, your loan servicer, can be a private business. Click here for Direct Loans from the U.S. Department of Education.

Stafford Student Loans

Federal Stafford loans are fixed-rate student loans for undergraduate and graduate students attending college at least half-time. Stafford loans are the most common and one of the lowest-cost ways to pay for school. Click here for Stafford Student Loans

TEXTBOOKS

Textbooks.com

We’re committed to do best by our customers providing the largest selection of textbooks, the most ways to buy them, at the absolute lowest prices. Click here for New and Used Textbooks.

CampusBooks.com

CampusBooks.com compares textbook prices for new and used textbooks including tax, shipping, coupons and promotions from dozens of bookstores. We make it easy for you to buy college textbooks and make sure that you get the best deal for the upcoming term. Click here for New and Used Campus Textbooks.

GOVERNMENT EDUCATION RESOURCES

U.S. Department of Education

ED was created in 1980 by combining offices from several federal agencies. ED’s mission is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access. Click here for U.S. Department of Education.

U.S. Department of Labor – Registered Apprenticeship Program

Registered Apprenticeship programs meet the skilled workforce needs of American industry, training millions of qualified individuals for lifelong careers since 1937. Registered Apprenticeship helps mobilize America’s workforce with structured, on-the-job training in traditional industries such as construction and manufacturing, as well as new high-growth industries such as health care, information technology, energy, telecommunications, advanced manufacturing and more. Registered Apprenticeship connects job seekers with employers looking for qualified workers, resulting in a trained workforce and employers with a competitive edge. Click here for Department of Labor Registered Apprenticeship Program.

JOB AND EMPLOYMENT RESOURCES

North American Trade School Jobs on Indeed.com

Find trade school related jobs in North America, such as Diesel Mechanic, Transmission Construction, Quality Assurance Manager, Game Audio Intern and more. Click here for North American Trade School Jobs.

Monster.com for Job Searching and Resume Building

Use Monster.com to find jobs in a wide variety of trade categories. Post your resume and connect with employers. Click here for Monster.com Job Search Tool.

Career.com for Career Placement

Use CareerBuilder.com to find a career and learn about the job market. The advanced search tool will let you search a variety of trade job categories. Post your resume and connect with employers. Click here for CareerBuilder.com Job Search Tool.

Best Graduate Degrees

This website is a complete graduate degree resource that provides information on the best graduate degrees, based on category, earning potential, future job growth and other important career advancement elements. Click here to learn about the www.BestGraduateDegrees.com.

ONLINE HIGH SCHOOL RESOURCES

Go to online high school to earn a high school diploma or GED. The online schooling courses work with your schedule to make it possible to complete high school. Click here to learn about attending Online Schooling for High School.