Offers various tools for educational and career planning (including a link to DISCOVER).
The web site for information regarding the ACT including test centers, dates, registration,
scoring, and how to have past test scores sent.
Visit colleges and universities without leaving home! This site is a clearinghouse
for college and university web sites that provide you with virtual campus tours.
College Board online
Check out in-depth college planning, testing, and financial aid information.
College Source Online
Links to more than 27,000 college and university catalogs.
This site provides a college search where you can examine more than 3,800
schools to find the college that's right for you. You may also research resources for
Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) and Hispanic Association of Colleges
and Universities (HACU). In addition, this site offers a career center,
financial aid resources, a virtual advisor and multimedia campus tour capabilities.
Education Center On-Line To The Future - a gateway to extensive
information and services related to researching educational opportunities.
Illinois College and University Resources
iTransfer (The Official website of the
Illinois Articulation Initiative (IAI)
iTransfer supports the Illinois Articulation Initiative's (IAI) mission
to facilitate student transfer from one participating Illinois college/university
to another in order to complete a degree. iTransfer's goal is to make planning and
gathering transfer information simple. The iTransfer website highlights the IAI
General Education Core Curriculum (GECC) and Major recommendations.
iTransfer - Oakton Community College
Link directly to the Oakton Community College General Education Core Curriculum
The Illinois Higher Board of Education (IBHE)
Links to Colleges and Universities in the Chicago Metropolitan area and the state of Illinois
The Illinois Virtual Campus
The Illinois Virtual Campus (IVC) is a partnership of Illinois colleges and
universities designed to provide students with easy access to the online courses and
programs available and to provide support services for online learners throughout the
Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE)
Links directly to information regarding certification and degree requirements to teach in Illinois.
See how the courses you have taken or will be taking trasfer from one Illinois college or
university to another.
U.S. News and World Report
National and regional college rankings.
Colleges/Universities also ranked by academic field. Allows students to
compare/contrast schools, and offers information about financial aid,
including the expected family contribution.
Online/Alternative Education Programs
Traditional and Non-Traditional programs, schools, majors, etc.
Graduate/Professional School Search and Information
The Princeton Review
Affords students the opportunity to explore
various schools (has survey that will match the results of a self report survey
with appropriate schools). The web site for information regarding the SAT including
test centers, dates, registration, scoring, and how to have past test scores sent.
Good source for financial aid info, including a scholarship search link.
Other Links of Interest
Net is a wonderful place to get connected to the Web pages of colleges
and universities all over the United States. Through College Net you can
get a list of the colleges and universities located in any state, along
with connecting links to the available Web pages.
School Guide is a comprehensive online guide to Doctoral, Master's
and Professional Degree programs.
Links is an online educational resource for students, teachers,
parents, and counselors.
Admissions Office Email Addresses A comprehensive list of college
and university admissions office email addresses. You may use the hot linked
email addresses below to request college and university catalogues, college
and university videos, college and university applications, and information
on scholarships and financial aid from colleges and universities throughout
the United States.