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November 2012Vol. 13, No. 10College Decision Navigator Tool

The U.S. Department of Education's blog, Homeroom, featured a review of the College Navigator from the National Center for Education Statistics. The tool, designed to help students and/or parents decide which college is right for them, allows users to compare multiple schools at one time.

Some features of the College Navigator include:

  • An estimation of expenses for the student, including tuition, housing, and supplies
  • A financial aid section
  • Graphs to depict the graduation rate of each college
  • An interactive map to view school locations

Read the full blog post about the College Navigator:

The College Navigator is available on the National Center for Education Statistics website: