College & Career Center » REALITY CHECK!


Have you TRULY considered how your plans for life stack up against the REALITY of the world you're living in?  This page is dedicated to resources meant to help you evaluate how your current plans (or lack of!) will provide for you in your future life after graduating from Akins High School.


Texas Workforce Commission & TEA's TEXAS REALITY CHECK
JumpStart! Coalition's REALITY CHECK
Career Exploration
College Greenlight 
College Greenlight is a tool that can help with doing research about colleges that you are interested in and ALSO being matched to scholarships.
When you create an account it will ask if you are affiliated to any college readiness programs... select YES! and then type in "Advise TX - UT Austin" & then select Erin Mosley.
Did you know?
Austin Community College offers over 90 career and technical programs
Programs such as:
-Culinary Arts
-Dental Hygiene
-Automotive Technology  
-Personal Fitness Trainer
-Fire Protection Technology
-Welding Technology
-Music Business, Performance & Technology
-And more...
Check out a full list of ACC's Career & Technical Programs