The only guide with all the accredited colleges in the United States—more than 3,800—including four-year, two-year, and technical schools

This is the "only "guide available that contains objective information on every accredited college in the United States—2,100 four-year colleges and universities, and 1,700 two-year community colleges and technical schools. With its clearly laid-out entries and more than 40 indexes, the "College Handbook 2010 "is also the fastest, easiest way for students to narrow a college search and compare the schools that they're interested in.

- targeted information for homeschooled students and students considering community college as an option

- useful features for black and Hispanic students

- tables of early-decision and wait-list outcomes show information that can't be found in any other guide

- comprehensive listings of student services, majors, athletics, on-campus activities, and campus computing

- planning calendar and worksheets help students organize their applications and stay on track

- purchasers qualify for a $10 discount on "The Official SAT Online Course"(TM), the only course offered by the test makers""

- updated annually by a team of editors who verify information with each college—making the "College Handbook 2010" the best reference guide