Career Compass Partners with Two Major Northwest Louisiana Funders

Career Compass Partners with Two Major Northwest Louisiana Funders

Career Compass of Louisiana is pleased to announce that has received grants from The Community Foundation of North Louisiana and the United Way of Northwest Louisiana to serve more than 4,000 12th grade students in public schools in Bossier, Caddo, Sabine, and Webster Parishes during the next school year (2018-19).

Blue Cross Foundation Announces 2018 Angel Award® Honorees

Blue Cross Foundation Announces 2018 Angel Award® Honorees

This October, the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation will honor 10 everyday Louisianians doing extraordinary good for the state’s children at the 2018 Angel Award® ceremony. Our Kacy Edwards and Julie Scott are two of this year’s honorees!

Career Compass of Louisiana Hosts Annual Training for Statewide Team of College & Career Coaches on August 23-24, 2018

Career Compass of Louisiana Hosts Annual Training for Statewide Team of College & Career Coaches on August 23-24, 2018

Career Compass of Louisiana welcomes James Merritt, also known as DJ DEAF (“Don’t Ever Accept Failure”), as the opening speaker for its 12th annual statewide training. The popular Baton Rouge-based DJ is the official DJ for The Harlem Globetrotters. The two-day intensive training experience in Baton Rouge brings together the statewide coaching team and prepares them to engage with an estimated 32,000 Louisiana public school students. 

IN THE NEWS: Louisiana Bypasses Tennessee to Become No. 1 in the Nation for FAFSA Completion

IN THE NEWS: Louisiana Bypasses Tennessee to Become No. 1 in the Nation for FAFSA Completion

Louisiana has bypassed Tennessee to become the No. 1 state in the nation for the number of high school seniors completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), according to the most recent report by the National College Access Network (NCAN). Louisiana also leads the nation for completion growth since last year. Click to read the full press release, where Career Compass is mentioned.

IN THE NEWS: Louisiana FAFSA Submission Rate Reaches Record High

IN THE NEWS: Louisiana FAFSA Submission Rate Reaches Record High

The Louisiana Department of Education today announced 65 percent ofhigh school seniors submitted the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by the July 1 priority deadline, an increase of 7 percent--more than 3,100 students--over last year's cohort. Click to read the full press release, where Career Compass is mentioned.