Additional Resources

[ Enlisting ]

ASVAB Military Test

The ASVAB is a required test to enlist in the military. Students may take this test to understand their skill level for the military.

Army

SSG Conner Williams - Active Duty Army

  • C: +1 (843) 494 - 2615

780 Coastal Grand Cir STE. V06, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577


Conner.m.williams10.mil@army.mil

Army National Guard

  • Serve your community, state, and nation part-time (one weekend a month, two weeks a year)
  • Career Training and Experience with over 150 careers
  • Monthly Paycheck
  • Low-Cost Health and Life Insurance
  • Education Benefits
  • Student Loan Repayment
  • Montgomery GI Bill
  • Enlist from 17-35 years of age
  • 401(k) Based Retirement Plan
  • Retire after 20 years
  • Prior Service Opportunities

SSG David Page - Recruiting NCO

  • C: (803) 667-2245
  • O: (803) 299-5974

1617 16th Ave. Conway, SC 29527

david.r.page39.mil@army.mil

Marines

SGT Daniel Soliman - Canvassing Recruiter

  • C: (843) 241 - 4924

3759 Renee Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC 29579

Daniel.Soliman@marines.usmc.mil


[ Career Resources ]

Career Personality Test

A career personality test is an excellent way for students to understand their strengths and interests. This helps them figure out what job opportunities match their strengths.

Career Quiz

A career quiz suggests various jobs that match a student's interests.‌

Colleges and Universities

South Carolina - Colleges and Universities

College Textbooks

Textbooks are necessary for any secondary education; however, many schools charge crazy numbers for these books. Chegg lists affordable textbooks for many colleges and universities!

Internships

Doing an internship is a great opportunity and gives you an edge over others for any job you're applying for. *Creative people, look here.

Internship Opportunities

Modern States

Modern States is a nonprofit organization that provides free college courses that build college credit. In addition, Modern States offers a program that lets students attend college free of charge for one year.

Modern States

https://modernstates.org/freshman-year-free/

Onet and My Next Move

These programs give an insight into job descriptions, salaries, and how in-demand a job is.

Scholarships

The average college student graduates with $37k in debt before beginning their career! We believe all students should be able to stand in the real world without owing money to anyone.


[ Computer Science ]

Coursera -

Coursera is a subscription-based online educational platform where students can earn certificates and degrees in various concentrations. Most courses are free; however, students may have to pay for some certificates.

Cyber Start -

Cyber Start is a game-based platform that provides numerous challenges and puzzles for Cyber Security. These scenarios replicate real-world issues that penetration testers may face.

Cyber Start

https://cyberstart.com/

Net Academy -

Net Academy is an online resource for all tech-related jobs. Students may receive education in IT, Cyber Security, Programming, Networking, etc.

Professor Messer -

Professor Messer teaches lessons on computer networks and infrastructure. His YouTube Channel offers multiple in-depth tutorials for several computer concepts.

Typing.com -

Most job specifications require employees to type at least 35 wpm (words per minute). The average typing speed across the board is 40 wpm.


[ English Language Arts ]

Grammarly -

Grammarly is a tool that corrects grammar and spelling mistakes in your writing.

Language Tool -

Language Tool is similar to Grammarly and corrects writing errors in multiple languages, including German, Japanese, English, etc.

Paper Rater -

Paper Rater provides a detailed analysis of your writing. This website is an excellent guideline for reviewing your papers and improving any errors, poor transitions, and simple sentences. (Use Grammarly/Language Tool's grammar corrections instead of what Paper Rater suggests)

Word Tune -

Ever struggle to formulate your thoughts concisely? Word Tune rewrites your sentences to improve the structure and vocabulary. This program has been an absolute lifesaver for any last-minute edits and changes!


[ Medical School ]

Med School Insiders

Flashcard Programs

Anki

Anki is a flashcard app that uses spaced repetition to give users long-term memorization.

  • Free

Brainscape

Brainscape is an efficient flashcard website (similar to Quizlet) that also utilizes spaced repetition.

  • $9.99 Per Month
  • $59.88 Annually
  • $ 129.99 LifeTime

[ Graphic Design + Editing ]

Apple Education Bundle -

For those with a Macbook, Apple provides an affordable education bundle for $200 with five editing tools: Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro, Motion, Compressor, and MainStage. These apps alone cost much more than the bundle.

Individual App Prices

  • Final Cut Pro - $299.99
  • Logic Pro - $199.99
  • MainStage - $29.99

Canva -

Canva is a design program with numerous templates for social media posts, infographics, stories, flyers, presentations, and resumes.


[Foreign Languages]

Duolingo -

Duolingo is an excellent resource for vocabulary, tips, and building sentences. This program doesn't cover everything. Please fill in the gaps with YouTube and Google searches.

  • Free
  • Don't skip the tips button on lessons.

Pimsleur -

Pimsleur is an effective tool for communicating in a foreign language. This program focuses on pronunciation and listening comprehension.

  • $20.95 monthly on the app or one-time purchase CDs you can find on their website or Amazon

LingoDeer - (East Asian Languages)

LingoDeer is a well-known tool for learning Eastern Asian Languages. They also have other languages, including German, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, and Italian

  • $14.99 Monthly
  • $39.99 Three Months
  • $79.99 Annually
  • $159.99 LifeTime‌

Best Option

Studying Abroad is the most effective way to learn a language. Several programs are available. Please do your research.


Contact us

Feel free to contact us if you have any questions! You can reach our Public Affairs Officer, Senior Naval Science Instructor, or Naval Science Instructor through the information below.

C/ENS Klaire Heller, Public Affairs Officer - CFHSPublicAffairsOfficer@gmail.com

Captain Kevin Boyle, Senior NSI - kboyle@g.horrycountyschools.net

Chief Gregg Thompson NSI - gthompson002@g.horrycountyschools.net