Naviance and ICAP

Naviance and ICAP

Mead HS students will use Naviance for College and Career Planning, searching for scholarships and completing their Individual Career and Academic Plan (ICAP). Each student has their own individual account on Naviance, which can be accessed by using their district assigned username and password.

College and Career Planning

Students can use Naviance to begin researching colleges and exploring careers. Students can take virtual tours of colleges and watch thousands of career videos as they begin to explore what they want to do when they graduate. Additionally, Naviance has a number of career assessments that provide students with lists of careers that match their interests, personality, strengths and learning style.

College

  • Research colleges and create college lists
  • Use the College search features to narrow your search parameters
  • Track college applications and deadlines
  • Request transcripts
  • Send invites to teachers you’ve asked to write a letter of recommendation, so they can upload it to Naviance
  • Sign up for college visits at Mead HS
  • Search and apply for scholarships 
  • Explore enrichment opportunities

Career

  • Explore hundreds of careers opportunities
  • Research careers by education needed, wages and employment outlook
  • Complete career assessments to identify how your interests, abilities, strengths and personality match possible career options
  • RoadTrip Nation – Over 8,500 short career videos students can watch
  • Create a professional resume using the Resume Builder feature

ICAP – Individual Career and Academic Plan

ICAPs include a combination of factors: class selection; post-secondary career planning; college and career readiness; goal setting, resume building etc. Below are some of the required ICAP activities (graduation requirements), however other required activities will be assigned by Mead High School. Most ICAP requirements and activities will be completed during MAV20.

9th Grade ICAP Requirements

  • Strengths Explorer Assessment
  • Strengths Explorer Reflection
  • 9th Grade ICAP Survey

10th Grade ICAP Requirements

  • Career Interest Profiler Assessment
  • Career Interest Profiler Assessment Reflection
  • 10th Grade ICAP Survey

11th Grade ICAP Requirements

  • Identify three schools or programs of interest
  • Research Post-secondary options / College Super Match
  • 11th Grade ICAP Survey

12th Grade ICAP Requirements

  • My Game Plan
  • 12th Grade Post-secondary Reflection
  • 12th Grade ICAP Survey