Guidance Counseling

Scotus Central Catholic High School’s staff and counselors strive to make a difference in the lives of students and families we serve. We are dedicated to assisting students in their intellectual, moral, physical, and spiritual education.


Ms. Jill Brichacek

Guidance Counselor

Office hours: Monday-Friday 7:45- 3:45



Mrs. Bridget McPhillips

Careers Counselor

Office hours: Monday-Friday 7:45- 3:45







Job Shadowing/Internship
  • Scotus partners with a many community and state members. Reach out to Mrs. McPhillips with your interests and she can place you with an appropriate job shadowing and/or internship opportunity. Career strength and interest tests can be administered to obtain a better knowledge of a student’s skill set. Contact Mrs. McPhillips to set those up. Individualized career counseling can also be set up.
  • Please fill out the form

Columbus Area Services

College Planning

College Athletics/Activities:
If you wish to participate in athletics/activities at the NCAA or NAIA, you must register with the divisions eligibility center. To visit the websites and register, click on the applicable division below.

    Religious Life
    • Local Scholarships
    • Look at the college(s) where you are applying to for scholarships. (General Freshman and Departmental)
    • Look at the college website’s financial aid page, departmental pages, contact the admissions rep.  Exhaust ALL contacts and resources at the college(s) you are applying!  Ask about scholarships during college visits.  EMAIL your admissions rep; they are excellent resources!  
    • Every senior should have a ScholarshipQuest account- this is Nebraska’s largest data system for scholarships.
    College Testing

    Should I take the PSAT?

    Preparing for the ACT

    National Merit Scholarship


    CCC Transfer

    Volunteer & Leadership Opportunities

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