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College & Career Center
Welcome to the College & Career Center!
The College & Career Center is available to help students and their parents with all aspects of college and career planning. Marcia Sexton is the College and Career Specialist at Burnsville High School. She has a wealth of information about College & Career Readiness and is a valuable resource for students, parents, teachers, and community members. Throughout the years Ms. Sexton has organized many yearly events for the students and their parents to guide them through the college and career path.
Location/Hours of Operation:
- Located on the first floor next to the Guidance Office.
- Monday - Teacher Career Center Access
- Tuesday - Student drop in 7-3 p.m.
- Wednesday-Thursday - College Visits/Presentations 8-2:30
- Friday - by Appointment ONLY 7- 3 pm
Family Connection has been replaced by Naviance Student. Naviance Student Overview Video
ISD 191 is pleased to announce that Naviance has been chosen as a resource to assist students with college and career planning. Check in with Naviance Student weekly to find out about announcements, events, college visits, college applications, scholarships, summer camps, resumes, interest inventories and career information. Naviance now has a new look,
- Students: use the same log-in and password you use to access your Chromebook
Click on the links below
All Year: College & Military Visits at BHS
FAFSA Workshops 10/16 (Students only)
FREE College Application Week 10/22- 10/26
College Application Day 10/23/18
Mn National College Fair 10/24/18
Minneapolis Convention Center
FAFSA Workshops 11/8/18
Workforce Skills Certificate Nov. 19, 26 Dec. 3, 10 Dec. 17 (optional)
BHS Career Expo! 1/31/19
Genesys Works Internship Presentations
Scholarship Day 2/15/19
FAFSA Workshops 2/27/19
MEF College Fair at BHS 3/12/20 2:30 - 4:00 pm
Workforce Skills Certificate
Decision Day 5/1/20
New Pathways program!
Pathways are a series of classes that help students to prepare for career and college. Pathways consist of four career fields. Career Fields are broad categories of career interests. Each Career Field contains careers that are related to each other.
Click here for Video on Pathways
Click here for Health Science Pathway Video
Click here for United Way Pathway Video
Community Business Partnerships
Ms. Sexton is affiliated with many business and community members which employ our students. See Job Postings for a current listing of job opportunities.
Click Employment Information regarding how to get and keep a job.
If you are an employer seeking to hire students, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Career Presentation Articles:
Diplomat: Burnsville High School Alumna Discusses Career As Diplomat
See Ms. Sexton in the College & Career Center or email her at email@example.com to set up an appointment for more information about your college and career search.