Higher Education

For students looking to pursue a post-secondary education.

Directories:

Adventist Colleges: The Seventh-day Adventist educational system is the second-largest Christian school system in the world, after the Roman Catholic system. The church supports holistic education:"Mental, physical, social, and spiritual health, intellectual growth, and service to humanity form a core of values that are essential aspects of the Adventist education philosophy".

Aerospace Engineering Schools: Aerospace engineering may be studied at the advanced diploma, bachelor's, master's, and Ph.D. levels in aerospace engineering departments at many universities, and in mechanical engineering departments at others. A few departments offer degrees in space-focused astronautical engineering. Some institutions differentiate between aeronautical and astronautical engineering. Graduate degrees are offered in advanced or specialty areas for the aerospace industry. A background in chemistry, physics, computer science and mathematics is important for students pursuing an aerospace engineering degree.

Agricultural Colleges: Agricultural Education is the teaching of agriculture, natural resources, and land management. Classes taught in an agricultural education curriculum may include horticulture, land management, turf grass management, agricultural science, small animal care, machine and shop classes, health and nutrition, livestock management, and biology.

American Colleges/Universities Abroad: Free standing Universities accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education and American Colleges with International Campuses.

Art Colleges:College & University Programs for Art, Music, Voice & Theater.

Baptist Colleges: Baptist Colleges in the United States.

Beauty Schools: Cosmetology, Barbering, Esthetics/Skin Care, Nail Technology, Teacher Training, Make-Up Artist Training, Electrology, Permanent Make Up, Continuing Education, Hair Design, Laser Training, Massage Therapy, Salon Management, Hair Braiding, Fashion Design, Electrolysis

Bible Colleges: Bible Colleges are institutions that prepare students for Church ministry with theological education, Biblical studies and practical ministry training

Business Schools: A business school teaches topics such as accounting, administration, strategy, economics, entrepreneurship, finance, human resource management, information systems, logistics, marketing, organizational psychology, organizational behavior, public relations, research methods and real estate among others.

Catholic Colleges: Catholic Colleges in the United States.

Christian Colleges: Christian Colleges in the United States.

College Fairs:

Colleges & Universities: Junior College, Community College, four year Colleges & Universities.

Collegiate Recovery Programs: College and University Programs providing a supportive environment for those recovering from Substance Abuse problems.

Community Colleges: Community Colleges, State Colleges, Junior Colleges.

Dental Schools : Tertiary educational institution that teaches dental medicine to prospective dentists.

Dominican Colleges: Catholic Colleges founded by the Dominican Order in the United States. Some are under diocesan control and no longer directly run by the order.

Early Colleges: Middle Colleges, Early Colleges, Gateway to College Programs.

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Fashion Schools: Schools and Universities offering programs and degrees in the Fashion Design industry.

Film Schools: A film school is any educational institution dedicated to teaching aspects of filmmaking, including such subjects as film production, film theory, digital media production, and screenwriting.

Financial Aid: Scholarships, Grants, Student Loans and Student Programs/Internships

Forestry Colleges: Forestry is the science, art, and craft of creating, managing, using, conserving, and repairing forests and associated resources, in a sustainable manner, to meet desired goals, needs, and values for human benefit.

Graduate Schools: Master and Doctoral Degrees in the United States.

Hispanic Serving Institutes: Institution participating in a federal program designed to assist colleges or universities in the United States that attempt to assist first generation, majority low income Hispanic students.

Historical Black Colleges: Institutions of higher education in the United States that were established before 1964 with the intention of serving the black community

Jesuit Colleges: Jesuit Colleges and Universities in the U.S.

Journalism Schools: Journalism school is a school or department, usually part of an established university, where journalists are trained.

Land-Grant Institutions: A land-grant university is an institution of higher education in the United States designated by a state to receive the benefits of the Morrill Acts of 1862 and 1890. The Morrill Acts funded educational institutions by granting federally controlled land to the states for them to sell, to raise funds, to establish and endow "land-grant" colleges. The mission of these institutions as set forth in the 1862 Act is to focus on the teaching of practical agriculture, science, military science and engineering as a response to the industrial revolution and changing social class.

Lutheran Colleges: Lutheran Colleges in the U.S.

Law Schools: Civil Rights, Corporate & Securities Law, Criminal Law, Education Law, Employment & Labor Law, Environmental & Natural Resources Law, Family & Juvenile, Health Law, Immigration Law, Intellectual Property law, International Law, Real Estate Law, Sports & Entertainment Law, Tax Law

Leadership Education Programs: Leadership Programs trains and provide degrees for those looking to become Principals, Assistant Principals, Superintendents and anything regarding leadership in education

Library Schools

Medical Schools: A medical school is a tertiary educational institution--or part of such an institution--that teaches medicine, and awards a professional degree for physicians and surgeons.

Mens Colleges:Same Sex Colleges in the U.S.

Montessori Teacher Training Programs: Montessori method is characterized by an emphasis on self-directed activity on the part of the child and clinical observation on the part of the teacher.

Nutrition Schools : Associates, Bachelors, masters, PhD, DrPH, DC, ND degrees for Nutrition, Dietetics, Food Science, Culinary, Exercise Science and Public Health.

Online Colleges:Associates, Bachelors, Certificates, GED/Diplomas, Masters Degrees Online.

Pharmacy Schools: Successful completion of an Accreditation Council for Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE)-accredited pharmacy program allows pharmacy students to sit for licensure examinations and become registered pharmacists (R.Ph.) through each state's respective subsidiary of the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP).

Police Academies: A police academy is a training school for new police recruits, also known as a law enforcement academy. They all have various background checks, examination, physical requirements, medical requirements, legal training, driving skills, equipment training and firearm training for new police recruits. The academy prepares the recruits for the police force they will be assigned to when they graduate.

Sea Grant Colleges: Colleges and Universities involved in scientific research, education, training, and extension projects geared toward the conservation and practical use of the coasts, Great Lakes, and other marine areas.

Summer Sessions: College and University Summer Programs in the U.S.

Technical Colleges:Technical school is a general term used for a two-year college that provides mostly employment-preparation skills for trained labor, such as welding, culinary arts and office management.

Theological Seminaries: A seminary, theological seminary, theological college or divinity school is an educational institution for educating students in theology, generally to prepare them for ordination as clergy or for other ministry.

Trade Schools: Online & Correspondence Schools, Industrial & Skilled Trades Programs, Automotive Programs, Business Programs, Culinary Programs, Arts & Design Programs, Diving Programs, Beauty School Programs, Education Programs, Health Care Programs, Legal & Criminal Justice Programs, Media Arts Programs, Real Estate Programs, Technology Programs, IT Certification Programs, Aviation Programs, Animal and Veterinary Programs, Various Other Programs.

Tribal Colleges: Educational Institutions distinguished by being controlled and operated by American Indian tribes; they have become part of American Indians' institution-building in order to pass on their own cultures.

Truck Driving Schools: A commercial driver's license is a driver's license required to operate large or heavy vehicles.

Veterinary Schools: Veterinary education is the tertiary education of veterinarians. To become a veterinarian, one must first complete a veterinary degree (DVM, VMD, BVS, BVSc, BVMS, BVM, cand.med.vet).

Volunteer Programs

Waldorf Teacher Training Programs: The Waldorf approach emphasizes the role of the imagination in learning, developing thinking that includes a creative as well as an analytic component.

Womens Colleges: Women's colleges in higher education are undergraduate, bachelor's degree-granting institutions, often liberal arts colleges, whose student populations are composed exclusively or almost exclusively of women.

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Career Planning and Management: Career Management is the combination of structured planning and the active management choice of one's own professional career.

ACT Testing Information: The ACT, formerly the American College Testing Program or American College Test, is a college-entrance achievement test that emerged in 1959 as a competitor to the College Board's Scholastic Aptitude Test, now the SAT. Mirroring the changes undergone by the SAT in 2005, the ACT started offering a writing test in February, 2005. Almost every college accepts and treats the ACT and SAT equally.

College Admissions: Acceptances, Applying, Interview, Types, Costs, Financial Aid, Considerations, Rankings, Reputation, Admissions, Selectivity, Recommendations, Options, Testing, Transfers.

GED Testing Information: The GED, or General Educational Development Test, is a test that certifies the taker has attained American high school-level academic skills.

SAT Testing Information: The SAT Reasoning Test (formerly Scholastic Aptitude Test and Scholastic Assessment Test) is a standardized test for college admissions in the United States.