Do you want to be successful in college but don't know where to start? SMU's Educational Talent Search can help, at no cost to you or your parents.

High school students in Simmons shirtsWe provide counseling during the school day on academics, careers, and financial topics. We support students as they graduate from high school, transition to college, and pursue their degrees.

We help students find their BEST FIT COLLEGE by covering the following topics:

  • Career Exploration
  • College Information
  • College Admissions
  • Financial Literacy
  • College Success Strategies

Our staff helps students identify possible careers and understand the educational requirements for their careers. We also help students manage the college application process and complete financial aid applications.

Benefits of Our Program

  • Easier access to ACT and SAT fee waivers
  • Assistance with scholarship searches
  • Help with scholarship and admissions essays
  • Support from an advisor who will work with you throughout high school and the college selection application process.
  • College tours
  • Career exploration

Did we mention that all services are free?

Schools We Serve

  • Skyline High School
  • South Oak Cliff High School
  • Carter High School
  • Lakeview Centennial High School

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