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IPEDS College Opportunities On-Line sponsored by the National Center of Education Statistics is a link to nearly 7,000 colleges and universities in the United States. If you are thinking about a large university, a small liberal arts college, a specialized college, a community college, a career or technical college or a trade school, you can find them here by instructional program, size and geographic area.

ACT Assessment
This test is designed to assess high school students' general educational development and their ability to complete college-level work. The tests cover four skill areas: English, mathematics, reading, and science reasoning. Most Midwestern state colleges and universities require students to take this examination.

College Board
College Board is a not-for-profit educational association that supports academic preparation and transition to higher education for students around the world through the ongoing collaboration of its member schools, colleges, universities, educational systems, and organizations. Great features of the site include SAT questions of the day, the ability to apply for college online with instruction, financial aid information, career information and a whole lot more. It is a not-for-profit educational association that supports academic preparation and transition to higher education for students around the world.

GRE (Graduate Record Exams) Online
The Graduate Record Examinations® (GRE®) Program provides tests, publications, and services that assist graduate schools and departments in graduate admissions activities, guidance and placement, program evaluation, and selection of fellowship recipients. The GRE Program also assists students in their transition to graduate education through a variety of services and publications.

This site contains information about thousands of colleges and graduate programs. Geared for prospective students and potential customers of Peterson's publications, this site covers private secondary schools, colleges and universities, professional degree programs, study abroad, summer programs, distance learning, financial aid, internships and career information.

SAT Program Information
The SAT are exams that many colleges use to measure preparedness for higher learning. Find examples of SAT tests, links to the register online, and much more.

U.S. Department of Education
The U.S. government's education site. Here you will find all the major education news stories in full and the most requested educational articles for educators, policy makers, students, parents and researchers.

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