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College Bound

General Resources

Search engine finds colleges and technical schools using criteria such as geographic location, size, majors offered and intercollegiate sports.

College Board Online
Testing information and general college information for students, parents, teachers and counselors.

Educational Testing Service
Find a test and test center, register and prepare for exams.

Kaplan Online
Information about standardized test preparation courses with links to over 300 colleges.

Peterson's Education Center
Valuable information on schools from high school through graduate school as well as information on distance learning. Their test preparation center is set up to help you raise your admissions test scores.

The Princeton Review Vocab Minute
Podcasts of catchy jingles to boost vocabulary for the SAT.

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College and University Rankings
This site is designed to draw together in one location various ranking services.

Profiles of over 3500 colleges, electronic application forms, career planning tools, and virtual tours of over 200 colleges.

The Princeton Review
Advice on colleges, careers and graduate school with a yearly ranking of colleges by college students.

U.S. News Online Colleges & Careers Center
Yearly rankings of "America's Best Colleges".

U.S. Two Year Colleges
Choose a state and find links to the websites of all two year schools.

Financial Aid

Federal Student Aid and FAFSA Everything you need to know about finding grants, loans and work assistance to pay for college or graduate school.

A comprehensive and independent guide to student financial aid sources and services.

Sallie Mae
National nonprofit student loan financing and services.
Financial aid searches with a database of over 180,000 private scholarships. If you provide an email address they will notify you when new awards that match your profile are added.

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