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Author(s):National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
Title:Ucan: University and college accountability network (search tool to find private colleges and universities by state)
Organization:National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
Short Description:In mid-2006, aware of growing concern about the need for better college consumer information, the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU)developed U-CAN (the University and College Accountability Network) to provide information about private colleges and universities.
Annotation:In mid-2006, aware of the growing concern among American families, members of Congress, and the U.S. Department of Education about the need for better college consumer information, the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU)developed U-CAN (the University and College Accountability Network). This free, consumer-informed college information web site provides information about private colleges and universities to better inform consumer choices.
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Accountability and Productivity (Postsecondary)
College and Career Planning (for Parents)
College and Career Planning (for Students)
College Search and Comparison Tools
Private Colleges
State-Level Information

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