Where: Aims Community College in Greeley, Colo.

Why: You want to take your education — and maybe job training — into exciting directions! This nonprofit organization offers several programs that let high school students take college-level courses while working on a high school diploma. Students can choose classes in career and technical fields and courses guaranteed to transfer to colleges and universities. Take a single college class, earn certificates or even complete an associate’s degree — all while attending high school!

How: First, you need to learn more, so check out these links to explore the Early College High School Program, Concurrent Enrollment and Career Academy opportunities.