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Follow the link below for important information about Georgia College 411, a powerful website that helps Georgia students plan, apply, and pay for college.  The site is a free service of the State of Georgia provided by the Georgia Finance Commission and its many Georgia Partners. Each month a GAcollege 411 Update will provide statistics, significant recent developments, and upcoming events.  Also part of Georgia College 411 is Life$ense, a fun place where students can learn about money and what it means to them.  This site provides games, lessons, and tools for students and educators.  Students will learn about earning, spending, saving, borrowing, investing, and protecting money.
Affordable Colleges Online, is an organization dedicated to providing free higher education tools for current and future college students and their families, recently published research on all the not-for-profit universities and colleges in Georgia that offer online college programs.  Historically, online programs have only been offered by for-profit institutions.  Yet today, many of the most established not-for-profit state colleges and national universities have launched programs that provide flexibility and lower tuition prices for students. This dataset is unique to our site and is even ahead of the curve compared to other government education data sources such as NCES and IPEDS. 
A few key features on the page are: 1 - Researched and published online, accredited, not-for-profit institutions, sorted by affordability , 2 - Spotlight interviews provided by many college deans with the institution's philosophy on online learning, and 3 - scholarship and financial aid options.  See the link below to access the website.
Georgia Bridge Bill and information about Individualized Graduation Plans.  For more information follow the link below and look at file attached to the left.
Stop bullying now!  For more information visit the website below.