A Message from Governor Earl Ray Tomblin.

"Graduating from high school is an important accomplishment, and one our students must aspire to and take pride in. But we also have to help them understand that high school isn't the end of their learning journey, it’s only the beginning. A very bright future awaits our young people-if they're prepared for it. The time to prepare is now, and MyStateMyLife.com can help.

These are promising and exciting times for our state. West Virginia has one of the fastest growing economies in the nation, and with it comes opportunities for great careers and great lives. With the right education, training and skill sets, our young people face a wonderful future. Without them, they could be left behind.

MyStateMyLife.com is a new website that was created to help parents and students find the right path to the education and training they need for the careers they want. Higher education is more attainable and more affordable than you may think, and there are more options than ever before. This can the pathway to success, prosperity and happiness-if you take the first step."

Early Ray Tomblin