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What is Community College?

Community colleges are institutions of higher learning that offer associate’s degrees and technical certificates. Some community colleges offer bachelor’s degrees in select subjects. They tend to be less expensive compared to 4-year institutions and can help students save thousands of dollars in tuition and fees. Here’s a rundown of what you can expect at a …
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Why is Stanford University a Top Rated School?

Each year in the summer, College Raptor releases rankings for the top 50 colleges in the United States. For 2024, Stanford University was ranked #6! But what makes Stanford such a great school and why do students want to go there? Keep reading to learn more about the school, why we ranked it so high, …
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Colleges in Georgia

The Peach State has plenty to offer students. Whether you already live in Georgia or you’re thinking you might like to attend a college there from out of state, this southeastern state has plenty to offer students and residents. From top colleges to amusement parks, here are some things you need to know about Georgia. …
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A Quiz to Find Your Perfect College Match

There are around 4,000 colleges and universities in the United States. What if there was an easy quiz that would match you with the perfect college? We have good news — there is! College Raptor’s College Match tool is a resource that will help you find the best colleges and universities in the United States …
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College Raptor: Your One-Stop Shop for College Planning

College Raptor’s Toolset: College Match Tool – Find the best fit school for you. Scholarship Search Tool – Find FREE money* to help pay for college. Career Finder – Explore 1,000s of careers. Majors Search – Discover degrees that you can pursue. Financial Aid comparison Tool – Compare offer letters. Student Loan Finder – Find …
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Colleges in Washington DC

If you’re not quite sure about where you want to go to school yet, you might just want to consider our nation’s capital: Washington DC. This area has plenty to offer curious students who are looking to be constantly learning and having fun. DC is also home to some of the best colleges in the …
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Why is Yale University a Top Rated School?

One school in the United States that regularly makes top-rated lists? Yale University. And for 2024, College Raptor ranked Yale University #4 in the Top 50 Best Colleges List. Keep reading to see why Yale is deserving of this spot, what makes it a fantastic university, and what good students can do to increase their …
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Colleges in Delaware and Why You Should Go To School There

Are you trying to decide where you want to attend college? The First State, or Delaware, may just be the first state on your list. Between New York City, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C ., the area has plenty to offer its students and residents. We’ve outlined some of the top colleges in Delaware and listed …

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