National Center for Education Statistics offers a map to many colleges through the following link
A link into many questions about college, including podcasts, blogs, and professional resources
A link too many college majors. Simply click on a “Major Channel” and learn about it.
Finding the right college can be a daunting task. MatchCollege.com is here to ensure that you are prepared for the road ahead by offering information on admissions, financial aid, tuition, current events, housing and more.
College Measures is committed to informing and improving the decision-making process for students, parents, and policy makers. By making available key data through websites like our 2-year and 4-year college data tools, we enable users to make smarter decisions, and in doing so help create a more efficient, productive and effective higher education system.
You know college is where to start. You know why to go to college; we're here to tell you how. There are specific steps you need to take and this site can help.
Get help paying for college
An OFFICE of the U.S. DEPARTMENT EDUCATION
Federal Student Aid, a part of the U.S. Department of Education, is the largest provider of student financial aid in the nation.
A network for students, parents, and administrators to learn the facts about financial aid, scholarships, loans, jobs, and college majors.
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges' financial aid website
The Vocational Information Center offers information to explore vocational and technical careers with the following link.
NextStepU is an easy, free resource for high school students, parents and school counselors that helps students find information about pursuing a career, finding scholarships, and finding that right college for them.
Mapping Your Future is your free resource for career, college, financial aid, and money management information. Our goal is to help individuals achieve life-long success by empowering students, families, and schools with web-based information and services.
MyPlan.com helps students and professionals plan more fulfilling lives by making well-informed decisions about their education and careers. Whether you’re deciding on what college to go to, choosing a major, planning ahead for your first career, or thinking about making a career change, MyPlan.com can help you explore options and bring clarity and insight into figuring out what’s right for you.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor is the principal Federal agency responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy. Its mission is to collect, analyze, and disseminate essential economic information to support public and private decision-making.×
The Vocational Center offers information to explore a variety of life skill components through the following link
AIE is an invaluable resource for life before, during, and after college. Some of the tools you will find include building your resume, managing your money, or great tips for interviewing.
44 Resume Writing Tips
Job Interview Questions and Best Answers
You don't need to be a financial wizard to control your personal finances. Just a little common sense and a few money management tips can enable you to live within your means as you increase your wealth.×
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