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Michigan Department of Education
Comprehensive information on K-12 education in the State of Michigan

National Center for Education Statistics
Provides education data about the United States as well as other nations

U.S. Department of Education
This site has a wealth of information about federal education initiatives and policies, accreditations, charter schools, financial aid and more.

Test Information

Homepage for the company that administers the most widely accepted college entrance exam

Educational Testing Service homepage that provides links to GRE, GMAT, CLEP & TOEFL

General Education Development (GED) Testing Information

This is the website for the Law School Admission Council.

Website for registration and information on the Scholastic Aptitude Test

An excellent website from Barnes & Noble that provides test prep (ACT, SAT) and study guides for science, math, history and literature

College & Financial Aid
The most complete collection of international education and alternative travel databases

Institute of International Education
IIEPassport "provides prospective study abroad students with accurate, reliable program information for academic year and short term study abroad"

Peterson’s: Getting You There
"Information about colleges, universities, career schools, graduate programs, distance learning, executive training, private secondary schools, summer opportunities, study abroad, financial aid and career exploration"

FinAid: The SmartStudent Guide to Financial Aid
A free, comprehensive financial aid resource for parents, students and educators

FAFSA On The Web
Free application for federal student aid and step by step instructions for the application process *Note: The web site is unavailable on Sundays, 5AM-11AM EST.

Student Financial Assistance Programs (Federal Student Aid)
Website of the U.S. Department of Education provides information for all forms of federally supported financial aid: grants, loans and work-study. *Note: Completion of FAFSA On The Web (see above link) is part of this program.

Michigan Transfer Network
Allows students, advisers, and the general public to view transfer course equivalencies between many Michigan colleges and universities.

Parent Resources

Student Advocacy Center 
Provides free, non-legal, advocacy to students and their parents who are eligible for general and special education programs. The site offers sample letters and tips for parents.