Skip Navigation
small NCES header image
NCES - Search for Schools and Colleges
State   City   Browse
For City
Zip        Distance  Miles
from Zip
Name 
Sort by  Name State City
Institutions
select any of interest  (all)
Public Schools
 Private Schools
Colleges

 Search Tips
Here are some tips to begin your search.
image of magnifying glass
  • You must enter a name, city, or zip code to begin searching.
  • You must select at least one of the four types of institutions found on the right side of the search tool.
  • In doing a name search keep it as simple as possible to make sure you get results. For example, use Mary instead of Saint Mary's College in case spelling or abbreviations are different.
  • To better target your search use more search parameters.
  • To find an NCES ID for public schools, private schools, or colleges click on the name of the institution in the search results.
  • By default, search results are sorted by name within institution, however, you may select to sort by state or city.
  • To find information about Public Libraries, please visit
    Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS).

Would you like to help us improve our products and website by taking a short survey?

YES, I would like to take the survey

or

No Thanks

The survey consists of a few short questions and takes less than one minute to complete.
National Center for Education Statistics - http://nces.ed.gov
U.S. Department of Education