College & Training

College & Entrance Exams

Testing & Education Reference Center – Your one-stop service for test preparation, college search and selection, financial aid, as well as essay and resume writing help.
Federal Student Aid – Get step-by-step help through the process of applying for financial aid. Find school codes, practice worksheets, and other application tips here.
Financial Aid Toolkit – This searchable online database makes it easy for individuals to quickly access the information they need. Sponsored by the US Dept. of Education.
Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency – Get information and applications for Pennsylvania’s grant, scholarship and work-study programs.
College Board – Practice and register for the SATs.
How Much To Borrow – This easy-to-use calculator helps you decide how much to borrow to pay your education bills.
College Cost Adjuster Tools – Get help managing college costs.
College Affordability Guide – This guide helps prospective undergrad and graduate students find affordable, not-for-profit universities.

Continuing Education

Universal Class – Over 500 online continuing education courses. Sign in with your library card and work at your own pace for CE credits.

Vocational Training

Vocational & Technical Schools – Find training programs and schools in and around Pittsburgh.
CNA Training – Get training to become a Certified Nursing Assistant in Pennsylvania.
New Century Careers – Get training and guidance for careers in machining, welding and manufacturing.
Teen Driver’s Info Services Everything Learn how to get a driver’s license.


Looking for an Internship? – Check out opportunities with local, national and international employers.

Online & Technology

Directory of Online Colleges – Directory of Accredited online colleges in Pennsylvania and nationally.
Edudemic – A resource for educators that provides useful information about integrating technology into the classroom, and an Online College Rankings Report.