Peterson’s Four-Year Colleges 2017 is a valuable resource that includes information on every accredited four-year undergraduate institution in the U.S. and Canada (and many international schools)-more than 2,600 institutions in all. It also includes detailed two-page descriptions written by admissions personnel for over 200 colleges and universities. College-bound students and their parents can access details including campus setting, enrollment, academic programs, entrance difficulty, expenses, student-faculty ratio, application deadline, and contact information, as well as the most frequently chosen baccalaureate fields.
- Informative and easy-to-read profiles for more than 2,600 institutions-listed alphabetically by state (and followed by other countries), with facts and figures on campus setting, enrollment, academic programs, entrance difficulty, expenses, student-faculty ratio, costs, financial aid, application deadlines, and contact information
- More than 200 two-page in-depth descriptions written by college administrators that offer additional information on academic programs, campus life, accreditation, and much more
- Special section called “The Advice Center” provides insider info on specialized college options-Honors Programs and Colleges, Online Learning, Women’s Colleges, Public vs. Private.
- Helpful articles on making a list of your “Top-Ten” colleges, surviving standardized tests, preparing to get into college, paying for college, scholarship guidance, and advice for international students applying to U.S. colleges and universities