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Education Links

College Information

Accredited Online Colleges - Non-commercial site, updated annually. Search in a variety of ways: by degrees offered; subject; state; college setting; and more.

CollegeNet- Browse U.S. colleges by criteria including major, geographic location, tuition, and enrollment.

College News Online - International campus newswire and information resource for college-bound students, current students, graduates; career link, campus newspapers and news; campus fact sheets; information on financial aid, employment, internships; more.

FastWEB - Search and compare college and university profiles.

Historically Black Colleges and Universities - Links to historically black colleges and universities, searchable by geographic region, state, alphabetically or by major..

Indiana College Network (ICN) - partnership of the state's colleges and universities, this is Indiana's clearinghouse for information about college classes and degree programs available through the Internet, videotape, CD-ROM, satellite/cable television and correspondence.

Indiana University Northwest - Home page.

OnlineCourses.com - access to free, high-quality, college-level classes, across many subjects

Peterson's Education & Career Center - K-12, college/university, graduate study listings; studying abroad; summer programs; special schools; distance learning; applications for hundreds of colleges and universities; education news; campus "tours".

Purdue University Calumet - Home page.

U.S. News Best Colleges - Help in choosing a college; rankings of colleges; best values; cost calculations; guide for parents; career search; starting salaries; more.

Financial Aid

FAFSA on the Web - Federal Student aid applications online.

FastWEB - Database of more than 180,000 scholarships; free scholarship search; answer questions about yourself and FastWEB will provide a list of scholarships for which you qualify.

FinAid: Financial Aid Information Page - Links to search services; tuition payment plans; student loans; college Web sites.

Financial Aid Resources Publications (U.S. Dept. of Education) - Financial aid information from the U.S. Department of Education. Publication is in English and Spanish.

For High School Students/Parents

Know How 2 Go - Information for 7th grade through high school nationwide.

Know How 2 Go Indiana - Information for 7th grade through high school on preparing for college and career, specific to Indiana.

Peterson's Education & Career Center - K-12, college/university, graduate study listings; studying abroad; summer programs; special schools; distance learning; applications for hundreds of colleges and universities; education news; campus "tours".

For Teachers

Education World - Lesson Planning, Professional Development, Technology Integration and School Issues.

Educator's Reference Desk - From the people who created AskERIC, provides access to searching the ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) database; links to a variety of educational resources, FAQs for educators; lesson plans; more.

IDEAnet (Indiana Department of Education Access Network) - Information on any school in Indiana; educational demographics; teacher/educational information; access to other educational Internet sites.

Teachers.Net - Online resource for teachers; lesson plans and exchange; reference material; links to other websites.

General Information

ERIC: Education Resources Information Center - Education related journal articles, books, papers, reports and more. Searchable by keyword, author title, descriptor and ERIC document number.

Yahoo Education Resources - Links to many educational sites.

Online and Continuing Education

GCF Learn Free - Free online tutorials and classes to learn essential skills needed to live and work in the 21st century. Topics include Technology, Reading, Math, Microsoft Office, Work and Career, Everyday Life.

Peterson's Education & Career Center - K-12, college/university, graduate study listings; studying abroad; summer programs; special schools; distance learning; applications for hundreds of colleges and universities; education news; campus "tours".

Statistics

National Center for Education Statistics - Education statistics from the government; quick tables and figures; stats at a glance.

National Public School Locator - The National Center for Education Statistics provides this search tool for locating US public elementary and secondary schools. Data includes number of teachers, total students, student/teacher ratio, and school population by grade and race/ethnicity.

Search for Schools, Colleges, and Libraries - From the National Center for Education Statistics. Search by state, city, zip or name.


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