Products and Services
Mapping Your Future provides career, college, financial aid, and money management information and services for students, families, and schools. Since 1996, Mapping Your Future has served students and their families, educators, school financial aid professionals, and others in the financial aid industry in a number of ways, always keeping in mind the original mission of the organization.
Visitors to Mapping Your Future can choose from several main topics — explore careers, prepare for college, pay for college and manage your money, or use any specific feature or service on the site.
Listed below are a few of the services offered. A more comprehensive list can be found in the Mapping Your Future Products and Services guide.
Guide To Life after High SchoolSM
The Guide to Life after High School is an education program that educates students on life skills, college preparation, financial aid, and financial literacy topics. There are four different versions of the guides, one for each year of high school. The freshman guide focuses more on choosing a career and preparing for college (academic and financial), with an overview of financial aid. The senior guide has more details about financial aid programs and application procedures. All guides include age-appropriate financial literacy information.
Learn more about Guide to Life after High School.
Mapping Your Future offers several calculators to help individuals manage their money:
- Budget calculator
- Bank balancing tool
- Income-based repayment calculator
- Savings calculator
- Student loan debt/salary wizard
- Student loan repayment calculator
- Loan consolidation calculator
Members of Mapping Your Future are able to integrate these calculators into their organization's website as a benefit of being a Member. For more information about integrating this feature, contact us.
CareerShip is an online career exploration adventure for middle and high school students. Students can review careers by cluster, review the featured career, match careers to their interests or search for a particular career. For each career, students have access to a variety of information:
- Career outlook
- Similar careers
Hosting & Web Development
Mapping Your Future offers website hosting and website development for small and medium sized companies and organizations at an affordable price.
Mapping Your Future developed, Going2College.org, a college access database and website on behalf of NCHELP's College Access Initiative and the Guaranty Agency Caucus, serving guaranty agency sponsors, by enabling them to meet federal requirements. Students and parents who are concerned about college costs and the availability of financial aid can find help on the Going2College.org website. The website, developed in conjunction with Mapping Your Future, provides career and college planning tools to students and families throughout the country.
Mapping Your Future has worked with College Goal Sunday USA and several different state College Goal Sunday programs to host and/or develop their websites. Some of these websites are maintained by the Mapping Your Future staff, while others are maintained by College Goal Sunday coordinators through a custom content management system.
Contact us for more information about website hosting and website development.
Students, parents, schools, and Members are able to keep up to date on career, college, financial aid, and financial literacy information by accessing Mapping Your Future's newsroom.