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College Navigator (US Dept of Education)
Using the College Navigator (formerly COOL) links to over 9,000 colleges and universities in the US, you can search for a college based on location, program, or degree offerings either alone or in combination. Find the school that fits you best.
College Finder (US Dept of Education)
Customize your search for colleges and universities and find the one that's right for you. Setting, academics, cost, campus life, etc, are all important to finding the perfect place for your postsecondary education.
Global Education Locator (US Dept of Education)
Are you searching for a particular school? This site provided to you by the Dept of Education allows you to search for postsecondary institutions, public schools or districts, public libraries, or private schools.
Accreditation of US Schools (US Dept of Education)
Make sure your school is accredited! Accredited postsecondary schools have undergone review by independent agencies and agreed to comply with certain academic and other standards. Find out how the accreditation process works to protect you.
California College Guide (CA Postsecondary Education Commission)
Detailed information about hundreds of California colleges! Search for a school by program, location, accreditation or name, plus find lots of valuable information about attending college in California.
Accredited Institutions of Higher Education (US Dept of Education)
Proper accreditation by a state agency or an approved accrediting agency is one good indication of a postsecondary school's educational quality. Check this Dept of Education database to learn more, and find out if your college is accredited.
Campus Security Statistics (US Dept of Education)
Your direct link to reported crimes for over 6000 colleges and universities in the U.S. Whether you're thinking of attending a large university, a small liberal arts college, or a community college you'll find their security statistics here.
Naval Postgraduate School (US Navy)
The NPS's mission is to enhance U.S. security through graduate & professional education programs. Students are U.S. military officers and government employees and its allies. Graduate fellowships are available.
United States Naval Academy
Established in 1845, the Naval Academy is the undergraduate college for the Navy that prepares young men and women to become professional officers in the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps.
US Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA)
The USMMA prepares you for a bachelor of science degree, a merchant marine license, and an appointment as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Armed Forces.
Academic Institutional Profiles (National Science Foundation)
How does your school of choice rate on research and development funding? These Institutional Profiles show R&D expenditures and federal support for science and engineering, along with graduate student characteristics. Search by school.
Kansas Colleges and Universities (Kansas Board of Regents)
This State of Kansas web site will help you find a college, university, or technical school in Kansas, and provides links and contact info for the web sites and important offices at each school.
My College Options EXIT disclaimer
My College Options allows college-bound students to match their personal goals and interests with all accredited post-secondary institutions nationwide to help them select a college. (Requires registration)
University of Illinois Online EXIT disclaimer
Learn about the University of Illinois' accredited online courses and programs. This site is a guide to distance education, class offerings, registration, admissions information, and support for online students and faculty.
UC Davis Extension EXIT disclaimer
UC Davis Extension is the continuing education branch of UC Davis. We offer courses and certificate programs in over 60 program areas. Choose from traditional classroom and distance learning formats.
Distance Education, Indiana State University EXIT disclaimer
Indiana State University offers accredited undergraduate and graduate degrees and professional development programs via distance (online) education. Some programs require minimal campus visits.
College and University Rankings (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) EXIT disclaimer
A compilation of online sources of information concerning the ranking of colleges and universities from the Education and Social Science Library - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Teachers College of Western Governors University EXIT disclaimer
WGU's newest initiative offers accredited certificate, undergraduate and graduate academic degrees for current and prospective teachers based on competencies. All courses are taken online, and the certification works for several states!
Western Governor's University (WGU) EXIT disclaimer
WGU has gathered hundreds of the best distance-delivered classes from institutions across the United States into their online catalog. WGU offers degrees and certificates based on competencies not on required courses.