Finding School Profiles:
MuniNet Guide provides comprehensive information concerning primary, secondary and higher education (post-secondary). Refer to the above U.S. map, which includes links to local elementary, middle and high schools. Clicking on a school name link will bring you to a detailed summary of school information (see at right), including a breakdown by grade level, demographics, and student-teacher ratio. Begin by selecting a state from the map above, or using the drop down menu to find a state, school level, and city to further narrow your search results.
Fiscal Trends of Our Education System*
You can also access additional School and Education resources, including higher education institutions, by visiting our NFMA Gateway.
*Data courtesy of Merritt Research Services, LLC
American Association of State Colleges & Universities (ASSCU)
Association of nearly 420 institutional members committed to underserved students, economic progress and cultural development.
Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, The
Started in 1970, a classification of colleges and universities derived from empirical data to support research and policy analysis.
Assists students to prepare for college through programs in college readiness; including the SAT and the Advanced Placement Program.
Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)
Advocate for academic accreditation, CHEA is an association of 3,000 degree-granting institutions and recognizes 60 accrediting organizations.
Institute for Higher Education Policy (IHEP)
Develops innovative policy- and practice-oriented research to guide policymakers and education leaders in developing informed public policy decisions.
Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
A system of annual surveys from more than 7,500 institutions, used to provides basic data for students and researchers in postsecondary education.
National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
Primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education in the U.S. NCES is located within the U.S. Dept. of Education.
National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education
Conducts independent research and analyses of policy issues and performance results regarding achievement in higher education.
School District Demographics System (SDDS)
Web-based resource operated by National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), enables access to school district demographic and related geographic data.
U.S. Department of Education (ED)
ED’s mission is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access.