Ohio Resources for College and Career Planning

These resources for college and career planning are available only in Ohio.

College Advantage: A 529 Savings Plan

With College Advantage, families can save for their children’s college education using direct deposit or automatic payroll deduction. Savings are tax deductible and can be used at any college in the country. Find more information on College Advantage.


College 101 Magazine

College 101 Magazine provides articles about attending college in Ohio. This magazine includes real stories from Ohio college students about their path to college and advice for other students thinking about college.


Ohio means Jobs K-12

OhioMeansJobs K-12 is an interactive online career planning tool with accurate, current and relevant job, postsecondary school and financial aid information. It includes tools for saving your research, course planning and resume development. This online tool is available to all Ohioans at no cost. To access the site, visit OhioMeansJobs.com and click "For Students" at the top of the website. Ask your student's counselor about additional resources available at school.


State Grants and Scholarships

Find state grants and scholarships Ohio Department of Higher Education.  If you have questions about state grants and scholarships, you can call the State Grants and Scholarships Hotline at 1-800-AFFORD-IT (233-6734).

Last Modified: 8/16/2023 8:12:57 AM