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We’ve provided some resources here that you can use to research different colleges. You can also come to our College Planning Centers to talk over your choice with us.
Ultimately, your choice of college is a personal one, based on your academic history, your career aspirations, and your overall feeling of how well you fit with the school. You can find a list of Massachusetts colleges and their application deadlines in our Deadline Datebook.
Association of Independent Colleges and Universities in Massachusetts
A directory of independent colleges and universities in Massachusetts.
Massachusetts Community Colleges
Pertinent information on Massachusetts community colleges.
Massachusetts Department of Higher Education
Resources and regulations for students and educators.
NEBHE Tuition Break
A program that helps students pay in-state tuition for certain out-of-state courses of study.
Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
Use their directory to find almost any career school.
Online SAT® registration, test dates, and information, plus college search.
U.S. Department of Education guide to choosing and applying to colleges.
Historically Black Colleges and Universities
Connect with students and alumni of these schools to find out if they’re right for you.
Peterson’s Education Center
Guide to colleges, graduate schools, and continuing education programs, plus information for international students.
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