Finding the "Best Fit" For a College, Trade School, or Military Opportunity

It is unlikely that a "perfect" school fit exists for a student; however, there definitely are some things to consider when looking for a "best fit" for a college, trade school, or military opportunity.


10 Common Factors

Networking with potential future employers 

School culture, activities, and events

 Housing availability and options

Location of the college

Size of the college

Cost of the college

Whether the college has your major

Graduation rates

Employment rates for after graduation

Career and internship support services offered

Ways to Find a "Best Fit" For You  


Resources: Big Future, Naviance, and College in Colorado 



         A Tool: Mapping a Potential Career Pathway, Program, or Major of Study