The Colleges application for iPhone is a handy tool for anyone looking into attending college or someone looking for an organized way to compare and contrast the colleges or universities they're interested in. Colleges offers access to thousands of statistics on U.S. colleges and universities. The application allows you to create and handle a list of potential schools and sort them based off of reach, match or safety.
Having the option to search for a specific school or browse through the handful of categories, such as National Universities, Liberal Arts, Top Business Schools, Engineering, Medical and Law Schools, is helpful. The convenience of not needing an internet connection allows you to research the college or university that interests you.
A list of SAT score perameters, student body ratios, team names, tuition costs and a list of contact information allows students to get the information they need. With links connecting researchers to the school's website, student newspaper and more, Colleges is a great tool for easy decision making.
Colleges is a vital tool for counselors, students or parents going through the process of selecting a college. Anyone in need of knowing about the college or university they're interested in will find this application helpful. Having an organized list of the information you're researching provides for an easier process.
- No internet connection required
- Ability to create lists for potential schools
- Search option through variety of topics
- Listed by rank based on US News & World Report
- Important school information easily accessed
- List of deadlines available for each school
- Screen can be complicated for users
- Ratings on iTunes show the occasional bug causing interruptions
- Option to search for schools by topic of education factor
- No internet connection necessary for research
- Links to school webpage, Flickr, newspaper or College Prowler