College and Career Center


IMPORTANT: All MCPS schools will host graduation ceremonies at their respective schools. Graduation Schedule

RESOURCES for Juniors about College Admissions during COVID-19

Frequently Asked Questions About College Admissions in the time of COVID-19


College Admission Process During COVID-19

This virtual talk show discusses various issues about how to navigate the college admissions process during COVID-19. Topics include grading and reporting, SAT/ACTs, AP exams, college tours, funding and more. The program answers questions that high school juniors and their families submitted prior to the show's taping. Hosted by Karen Crews, Director, Student Well-Being and Achievement.


Naviance College and Career Planning


College and Career Events

NEW! College and Career Summer Workshops

What are you doing this summer? Jump start your future by virtually attending one of the many summer workshops offered by MCPS. Summer workshops offer a wide variety of information and resources for college and career planning. Whether you want help in completing financial aid forms, navigating Naviance, or writing college application essays, there's a workshop to meet your needs.

As you move closer to graduation and beyond, take advantage of these free resources available during the summer and get started on the road to success!

2021 Summer Workshops Flyer

Attention Clarksburg, Damascus & Northwest seniors! Explore your options and check out these virtual workshops. Register here
summer workshops

College and Career Readiness Forums

Hosted by College & Career Information Coordinators

9th/10th Grade Forum Presentation

11th Grade Forum Presentation

12th Grade Forum Presentation

MCPS Let's Talk Careers
A monthly live speaker series hosted by MCPS students who talk with professionals, leaders and entrepreneurs about their career paths and industry expertise. The sessions cover a variety of industries, such as arts & entertainment, bioscience, entrepreneurship, engineering, government and restaurant management. Students can submit questions prior to the session and watch it live on YouTube, the MCPS website or on MCPS-TV channels (Comcast 34, Verizon 36 and RCN 89). Previous session recordings are also available to watch.