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College & Career Prep


The AHS Career and College Department supports students and families in 9th through 12th grade to help students identify and prepare for the career and college path that is the best fit for them. Our rigorous curriculum ensures that all students are prepared for college and we are proud that 100% of our graduates are accepted into a college of their choice.

For more information about college preparation and advising visit collegepreparationanimashighschool.weebly.com.

To learn more about our LINK Internship Program visit ahsinternships.weebly.com.

FRESHMAN YEAR

Exposure & Self-Reflection

Through monthly Career Exploration Days, students learn about various careers, reflecting on which best fit their interests and what is required to achieve them. Freshman Parent Night helps families understand how course selection, extracurricular activities and academic performance connect to college admissions.

SOPHOMORE YEAR

Personal Interests and Community Involvement 

Sophomore Inspire Week includes college and career readiness workshops and service work with local organizations. College Preparation Sessions focus on values that might direct students’ future paths. Sophomore Parent Night helps families understand the role of summer programs, testing and the range of college choices.

JUNIOR YEAR

Real Life Practice & College Fit

Juniors work full time for three weeks in the spring through LINK Internships, developing critical professional skills and clarifying interests. College Preparation Sessions happen monthly and Junior Parent Nights help families anticipate the college application process while focusing on best fit. Summer College Preparation Boot Camp provides support with college essay writing and more.

SENIOR YEAR

Planning Next Steps

College Essay Writing support through Humanities
classes paired with College Preparation Sessions in
Advisory and core classes provide support through the
entire application process. Senior Parent Nights focus
on scholarships and financial aid. LINK 2.0 provides the
option of a second intensive internship experience.

Class of 2019 College Acceptances

See which schools our class of 2019 students were accepted to!

  • Academy of Art University
  • American University
  • The American University of Rome
  • Barnard College Bates College
  • Boston University
  • Bowdoin College
  • Bryant University
  • Cabrillo College
  • California State University, Monterey Bay
  • Champlain College
  • Clarkson University
  • Colorado College
  • Colorado Mesa University
  • Colorado Mountain College
  • Colorado School of Mines
  • Colorado State University
  • Drake University
  • Drexel University
  • Eckerd College
  • Elon University
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Emerson College
  • Emory & Henry College
  • Fairfield University
  • Fort Lewis College
  • The George Washing University
  • Goshen College
  • Grand Canyon University
  • Humboldt State University
  • Indiana University Bloomington
  • Ithaca College
  • John Cabot University
  • Kalamazoo College
  • Laramie County Community College
  • Lewis & Clark College
  • Macalester College
  • Middlebury College
  • Minerva Schools at KGI
  • Montana State University
  • Montreat College
  • Northeastern University
  • Norther Arizona University
  • Oklahoma City University
  • Pacific University
  • Palm Beach Atlantic University
  • Pratt Institute
  • Pitzer College
  • Pueblo Community College
  • Quest University Canada
  • Regis University
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design
  • San Juan College
  • San Francisco State University
  • Seattle Pacific University
  • Olaf College
  • Stetson University
  • Southeastern University
  • Trinidad State Junior College
  • Tulane University
  • University of Colorado Boulder
  • University of Colorado Colorado Springs
  • University of Denver
  • University of Evansville
  • The University of New Mexico
  • University of Northern Colorado
  • University of Oregon
  • University of Portland
  • University of Puget Sound
  • University of Redlands
  • University of Richmond
  • University of Rochester
  • University of San Francisco
  • University of Vermont
  • University of Virginia
  • Webster University
  • Western Colorado University
  • Western Washington University
  • Whitman College
  • Willamette University
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute
  • Yavapai College

Class of 2018 College Acceptances

See which schools our class of 2018 students were accepted to!

  • Abilene Christian University
  • Alaska Pacific University
  • American University
  • American University of Paris
  • Arizona State University
  • Azusa Pacific University
  • Babson College
  • Baylor University
  • Beloit College
  • Bennington College
  • Binghamton University
  • Brandeis University
  • California College of the Arts
  • California State University, Chico
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • Champlain College
  • Chapman University
  • Colorado Christian University
  • Colorado Mesa University
  • Colorado Mountain College
  • Colorado School of Mines
  • Colorado State University
  • Cornell University
  • Dallas Baptist University
  • DePaul University
  • Duke University
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • Evergreen State College
  • Fort Lewis College
  • Franklin & Marshall College
  • Grand Canyon University
  • Hampshire College
  • Hawaii Community College
  • Kalamazoo College
  • Lewis & Clark College
  • Loyola Marymount University
  • Loyola University Chicago
  • Manhattanville College
  • Marist College
  • Metropolitan State University of Denver
  • Montana State University
  • Northern Arizona University
  • Northwestern University
  • Otis College of Art and Design
  • Pace University
  • Paul Mitchell the School-Denver
  • Portland State University
  • Pueblo Community College
  • Quest University
  • Regis University
  • San Juan College
  • Savannah College of Art & Design
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  • St. Mary’s College of California
  • Syracuse University
  • Temple University
  • Texas Tech University
  • The New School
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Colorado at Boulder
  • University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
  • University of Colorado, Denver
  • University of Denver
  • University of Houston
  • University of Iowa
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
  • University of Massachusetts Amherst
  • University of Miami
  • University of Northern Colorado
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of San Francisco
  • University of St. Andrews
  • University of Vermont
  • University of Washington
  • University of Wisconsin Madison
  • University of Wyoming
  • Washington University in St. Louis
  • Western Washington University
  • Whitman College
  • Willamette University

Class of 2017 College Acceptances

See which schools our class of 2017 students were accepted to!

  • Arizona State University
  • Baylor University
  • Berklee College of Music
  • California Institute of Technology
  • California Polytechnic State University,San Luis Obispo
  • Champlain College
  • Coconino County Community College
  • Colorado College
  • Colorado School of Mines
  • Colorado State University
  • Embry- Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott
  • Fort Lewis College
  • Gonzaga University
  • Grand Canyon University
  • Humboldt State University
  • Lewis & Clark College
  • Loyola University New Orleans
  • Marian University
  • Montana State University
  • New Mexico State University
  • Northern Arizona University
  • Pepperdine University
  • Portland State University
  • Pratt Institute
  • Pueblo Community College
  • Quest University Canada
  • Regis University
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rhode Island School of Design
  • San Juan College
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  • Seattle Pacific University
  • Shasta College
  • Southwestern University
  • The New School
  • The University of Alabama
  • The University of Texas, Arlington
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • University of California, Santa Cruz
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Colorado Boulder
  • University of Colorado at Colorado Springs
  • University of Colorado at Denver
  • University of Denver
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • University of Michigan Flint
  • University of Missouri Columbia
  • University of Northern Colorado
  • University of Oregon
  • University of Puget Sound
  • University of San Francisco
  • University of Southern California
  • University of Utah
  • University of Washington
  • Western State University
  • Westminster College
  • Westmont College
  • Whitman College
  • Willamette University

Class of 2016 College Acceptances

See which schools our class of 2016 students were accepted to!

  • Baylor University
  • Berklee College of Music
  • Brevard College
  • Bryn Mawr College
  • California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
  • Champlain College
  • Chapman University
  • College of the Redwoods
  • Colorado Mesa University
  • Colorado School of Mines
  • Colorado State University
  • Columbia University
  • Denison University
  • Drexel University
  • East Carolina University
  • Eckerd College
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott
  • Flagler College
  • Fort Lewis College
  • Franklin Pierce University
  • Franklin University Switzerland
  • Goucher College
  • Grand Canyon University
  • Hamline University
  • Hampshire College
  • Humboldt State University
  • Lees-McRae College
  • Lewis & Clark College
  • Marlboro College
  • Miami University Oxford
  • Montana State University
  • Northeastern University
  • Northern Arizona University
  • Pensacoia Christian College
  • Portland State University
  • Pueblo Community College
  • Quest University Canada
  • Reed College
  • Regis University
  • Rollins College
  • San Juan College
  • Sarah Lawrence College
  • Seattle Pacific University
  • Seattle University
  • South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
  • Syracuse University
  • The College of Wooster
  • The Evergreen State College
  • The George Washington University
  • The New School
  • Union College
  • University of Aberdeen
  • University of California-San Diego
  • University of California-Santa Cruz
  • University of California-Irvine
  • University of Cincinnati
  • University of Colorado at Boulder
  • University of Colorado at Colorado Springs
  • University of Colorado at Denver
  • University of Denver
  • University of Glasgow
  • University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth
  • University of New Hampshire at Durham
  • University of Northern Colorado
  • University of Oregon
  • University of Puget Sound
  • University of Redlands
  • University of Southern California
  • University of Utah
  • University of Vermont
  • University of Victoria
  • Ursinus College
  • Washington University in Saint Louis
  • Wellesley College
  • Western State Colorado University
  • Wheaton College
  • Whitman College
  • Willamette University

Class of 2015 College Acceptances

See which schools our class of 2015 students were accepted to!

  • AgnesScottCollege
  • AmericanUniversity
  • BaylorUniversity
  • BeloitCollege
  • BiolaUniversity
  • BowdoinCollege
  • CaliforniaPolytechnicInstitute
  • CentreCollege
  • ChaminadeUniversityof Honolulu
  • ChapmanUniversity
  • ClackamasCommunityCollege
  • ColgateUniversity
  • ColoradoCollege
  • ColoradoSchoolofMines
  • ColoradoStateUniversity
  • EckerdCollege
  • EmoryUniversity-OxfordCollege
  • FortLewisCollege
  • FranklinUniversity-Switzerland
  • GeorgeMasonUniversity
  • GrandCanyonUniversity
  • HawaiiPacificUniversity
  • HendrixCollege
  • TheCollegeofIdaho
  • JohnsonandWalesUniversity
  • KalamazooCollege
  • LafayetteCollege
  • LewisandClarkCollege
  • LewisandClarkCommunityCollege
  • McDanielCollege
  • MontanaStateUniversity
  • NorthernArizonaUniversity
  • NorwichUniversity
  • OccidentalCollege
  • PepperdineUniversity
  • PitzerCollege
  • PortlandStateUniversity
  • PuebloCommunityCollege
  • RegisUniversity
  • RoanokeCollege
  • SaintMichael’sCollege
  • SanJuanCollege
  • SantaClaraUniversity
  • Sewanee-UniversityoftheSouth
  • SierraNevadaCollege
  • SouthDakotaSchoolofMines&Technology
  • SouthernOregonUniversity
  • SouthwesternUniversity
  • StetsonUniversity
  • TrinidadStateJuniorCollege
  • TrinityUniversity
  • UniversityofColorado–Boulder
  • UniversityofColorado–ColoradoSprings
  • UniversityofColorado-Denver
  • UniversityofDenver
  • UniversityofHawaiiatManoa
  • UniversityofNorthernColorado
  • UniversityofRedlands
  • TheUniversityofTampa
  • WarrenWilsonCollege
  • WesternStateColoradoUniversity
  • WestminsterCollege
  • WhitmanCollege
  • WhittierCollege
  • WillametteUniversity
  • WoffordCollege

Class of 2014 College Acceptances

See which schools our class of 2014 students were accepted to!
Class of 2013

  • American University
  • Andrews University
  • Arizona State University
  • California Polytechnic Institute
  • Colorado Christian University
  • Colorado College
  • Colorado Mesa University
  • Colorado School of Mines
  • Colorado State University
  • Colorado Mountain College
  • Cornell College
  • Evergreen College
  • Fort Lewis College
  • Grand Canyon University
  • Ithaca College
  • Johnson and Wales University
  • Lafayette College
  • Lewis and Clark College
  • Life Pacific College
  • Linfield College
  • Luther College
  • Montana State University
  • New York University, Tisch School of the Arts
  • New York University, Shanghai
  • Northern Arizona University
  • Northeastern Junior College
  • Northwestern Michigan College
  • Ohio State University
  • Pima Community College
  • Pitzer College
  • Pueblo Community College
  • Regis University
  • Sacramento City College
  • San Juan College
  • Santa Barbara City College
  • Scottsdale Community College
  • Seattle Pacific University
  • Sewanee, University of the South
  • Smith College
  • Southern Adventist University
  • Southwest Colorado Community College
  • St. John’s College, Annapolis
  • Union College
  • University of Arizona
  • University of Colorado, Boulder
  • University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
  • University of California, Santa Cruz
  • University of Denver
  • University of Montana
  • University of Oregon
  • University of Puget Sound
  • University of Redlands
  • University of Sioux Falls
  • University of St. Andrews
  • Utah State University
  • Warren Wilson College
  • Western State College University
  • Westminster College
  • Westmont College
  • Whitman College
  • Whitworth University
  • Willamette University

Class of 2013 College Acceptances

See which schools our class of 2013 students were accepted to!
Class of 2013

  • American Musical and Dramatic Academy
  • American University
  • Amherst College
  • Arizona State University
  • Ashworth College
  • Augustana College
  • Baylor University
  • Beloit College
  • Brown University
  • Carnegie-Mellon University
  • Chapman University
  • Claremont-McKenna College
  • Colorado College
  • Colorado School of Mines
  • Colorado State University
  • Cornell College
  • Cottey College
  • Embry-Riddle University
  • Emerson College
  • Evergreen College
  • Finlandia University
  • Fort Lewis College
  • Franklin College
  • Gonzaga University
  • Gustavus College
  • Harvey Mudd College
  • Humboldt State University
  • Ithaca College
  • Kenyon College
  • Knox College
  • Lehigh University
  • Lewis and Clark College
  • Marian College
  • Metropolitan State
  • Middlebury College
  • Montana State University
  • Mt. Holyoke College
  • Northern Arizona University
  • Occidental College
  • Prescott College
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • San Bernardino Valley College
  • San Juan College
  • Sierra Nevada College
  • Skidmore College
  • St. Michael’s College
  • St. Olaf College
  • Stanford University
  • Tulane University
  • Univ. of Calif.-Berkley
  • Univ. of Calif.-Santa Barbara
  • Univ. of Calif.-San Diego
  • Univ. of Colorado-Boulder
  • Univ. of Colorado-Colorado Springs
  • Univ. of Denver
  • University of Montana
  • University of Oregon
  • University of Portland
  • University of Puget Sound
  • University of Richmond
  • University of Tulsa
  • Western Washington University
  • Whitman College

Upcoming College Events

January 15, 2020
  • Johnson & Wales University Admissions Visit - (College Event)

    January 15, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm