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eBook The College Blue Book, 44th Edition

  • Series Name: The College Blue Book Series
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  • ISBN-10: 0028663144
  • ISBN-13: 9780028663142
  • DDC: 378.73025
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 6690 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2017, 2016, 2016
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released December 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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Overview

The College Blue Book is a comprehensive guide covering nearly 12,000 institutions of higher learning, occupational and technical schools, and distance learning programs. The College Blue Book also features information on obtaining financial assistance for pursuing postsecondary education.

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Series

The College Blue Book Series

THE COLLEGE BLUE BOOK is a comprehensive guide covering more than 11,800 institutions of higher learning, occupational and technical schools, and distance learning programs. THE COLLEGE BLUE BOOK also features information on obtaining financial assistance for pursuing postsecondary education.

Features and Benefits

  • In Volumes 1-2, more than 4,300 institutions of higher education, in both the United States and Canada, are described, including universities, senior colleges, two-year colleges, and specialized institutions; information is provided in both easy to-read prose descriptions and as condensed tabular data.
  • Includes information on early decision and early action figures; ACT and SAT essay requirements; SAT deadlines; and numbers on wait-listed applicants.
  • Volume 3: A listing of all the degrees offered by the institutions listed in volumes 1 and 2, indexed first by colleges/universities, and additionally by subject area.
  • Volume 4: Occupational Education lists more than 6,500 schools that provide occupational training, offering such information as cost of tuition, recent enrollment, number of faculty, and curricula.
  • Volume 5: Scholarships, Fellowships, Grants & Loans provides an extensive listing of more than 6,000 financial aid sources, and includes valuable information such as scholarship purpose, amount, application procedures, and deadline.
  • Volume 6: Distance Learning provides key facts and overviews of nearly 1,000 institutions offering distance learning programs.

What's New

  • New information in volumes 4 and 5 includes: 500 new Occupational education listings in Vol. 4 and 200 new sources for financial aid in Vol. 5.

Alternate Formats

  • Paperback Edition

    ISBN-10: 0028663063 | ISBN-13: 9780028663067

Reviews

Highly recommended for high school guidance counselors and career centers, high school libraries, public libraries, undergraduate libraries, and career centers.

— LadyJane Hickey

Table of Contents

Volume 1: Narrative Descriptions.
Preface.
Introduction.
Narrative Descriptions.
U.S. Colleges (listed by state).
U.S. Territories.
Canadian Colleges (listed by province).
Index of U.S. Colleges.
Index of Canadian Colleges.
Volume 2: Tabular Data.
Preface.
Introduction.
Tabular Data.
Acronyms.
Abbreviations.
U.S. Colleges (listed by state).
U.S. Territories.
Canadian Colleges (listed by province).
Index of Intercollegiate Athletics.
Index of Professional Accreditations.
Index of U.S. Colleges.
Index of Canadian Colleges.
Volume 3: Degrees Offered by College and Subject.
Preface.
Introduction.
Degrees Offered by College and Subject.
Abbreviations.
Part I: DEGREES OFFERED BY COLLEGE.
U.S. Colleges (listed by state).
U.S. Territories.
Canadian Colleges (listed by province).
Part II: DEGREES OFFERED BY SUBJECT.
Index of U.S. Colleges.
Index of Canadian Colleges.
Volume 4: Occupational Education.
Preface.
Introduction.
Acronyms.
Occupational Schools (listed by state).
Curricula and Areas of Instruction.
Index of Occupational Education Schools.
Volume 5: Scholarships, Fellowships, Grants, and Loans.
Preface.
Introduction.
General.
Area Studies.
Environmental Studies.
Humanities.
Life Sciences.
Medical Sciences.
Physical Sciences.
Social Sciences.
Technology.
Subject Index.
Level of Education Index.
Sponsoring Organization Index.
Title of Awards Index.
Volume 6: Distance Learning.
How to Use This Guide.
What Is Distance Learning?
Is Distance Learning Right For You?
What Can You Study Via Distance Learning?
Who Offers Distance Education?
Selecting a Good Distance Learning Program.
Taking Standardized Admissions Tests.
Applying for Admission to Degree Programs.
Paying For Your Education.
Succeeding as a Distance Learner.
Additional Resources.
Glossary.
Institution Profiles.
Institutions Offering Degree and Certificate Programs Index.
Non-Degree-Related Course Subject Areas Index.
Geographical Listing of Distance Learning Programs Index.