Designed by the U.S. Department of Education to meet requirements in the Higher Education Opportunity Act and to provide better information to student and parent consumers about college costs. It provides several tools that allow users to compare colleges tuition and fees, net price, and other characteristics
Download the datafile for the current year of all Title IV institutions used to generate the College Affordability and Transparency lists. Generate reports for colleges with the highest and lowest tuition and net prices, career and vocational program costs, and increasing college costs.
A worksheet for prospective college students to calculate the actual cost of a college education after plugging in the tuition, grants and scholarships, work options, loan options, and family contributions.
With this interactive tool, find the right college for yourself based on a host of criteria such as preference of public or private school, level of degree desired, campus setting, test scores, varsity athletic teams, religious affiliation or specialized mission. Build a list of schools for comparison and export it into Excel.
Find out about the Department of Education, money and funding, teacher resources, research and facts, helping all children learn, policy and regulations, college information, rights, complaints, FOIA, special education, and directories of institutions.
Net price calculators are available on a college’s or university’s website and allow prospective students to enter information about themselves to find out what students like them paid to attend the institution in the previous year, after taking grants and scholarship aid into account.
OOH provides information on what workers do; the work environment; education, training, and other qualifications; pay; the job outlook; information on state and area data; similar occupations; and sources of additional information for more than 300 occupational profiles covering about 4 out of 5 jobs in the economy.
Search for K-12 public schools, K-12 private schools, or colleges by state, city, zip code or name of institution. Provides information about each school including ID number, general characteristics, enrollment by ethnicity and grade level, and financial information for colleges.