Welcome to the NRCA
College Guidance Center
Here you will find resources and information to guide you through the college admissions process. Should you need additional information, please contact me.
College Counseling Director
(919) 573-7900 ext. 7926
School CEEB Code: 343223
Insider's Guide for Course Selections 2017-18
Senior Questionnaire - All seniors must complete the questionnaire in order for the Counselor Recommendation letters to be written by Mrs. Monahan.
Colleges and Universities which use The Common Application
Understanding Financial Aid by Mary Kosin, Campbell University
at NRCA College Night
Click to view presentation.
COLLEGE DAY PERMISSION
College Day Permission Request
Seniors are allowed 2 excused college days and juniors are allowed 1 excused college days. To request permission for a future college day, write a handwritten note with the college you are visiting and the date of your visit. This note is to be given to the Attendance Desk in the school lobby. You must use your college day between August and April 30; college days are not granted in the month of May.
DUAL ENROLLMENT PROGRAM
North Raleigh Christian Academy has a dual enrollment agreement with the fully accredited College of Southeastern where six classes taken at NRCA by NRCA teachers are eligible for college credit through dual enrollment.
Six NRCA classes can be taken concurrently for NRCA high school credit and College of Southeastern college credit. Click on the links below for more information.
COLLEGE OPEN HOUSE OPPORTUNITIES
College Board Big Future
This website from Collegeboard helps you search for colleges, put together a student plan and discover ways to pay for college all in one place.
Top Ten States Where College is Most Affordable
The Common Application Colleges that accept the Common Application: https://www.commonapp.org/SearchEngine/SimpleSearch.aspx
Christian College Finder This website includes a comprehensive list of Christian colleges and available scholarships.
Affordable Christian College Guide
Top Christian Colleges
College Inside Review. An in-depth view into several ivy league colleges.
North Carolina College Guide
North Carolina Universities and Colleges
Online Colleges in North Carolina
Online College Costs
CollegeMapper. This website helps a student compare colleges and offers a wealth of resources. Sign up is free. Add Mrs. Monahan as your Counselor when you sign up.
College Raptor . This website compares colleges and helps you find the college match right for you.
Career & College Promise Career & College Promise launches for NC students..
North Carolina College Finder This web site will help you narrow down the 54 four-year, accredited, public and private colleges in North Carolina to find the one that is right for you.
College Visit Form This form will give you areas to consider and questions to ask while visiting a college.
New College Majors students should consider. Read this article from US News featuring new majors colleges are offering.
The new Tour Carolina app for your smart phone is here to help! To “see” Carolina, check out the free app - it’s available in the Apple or Android app stores. It’s really handy to use as you explore campus on your own (if you’re not able to do one of the weekday student-led tours) or if you just don’t have the time or money to get to campus. Lots of pictures and videos of over 40 points of interest – includes academics, athletics, housing, dining and student life.