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Terms of Service and Conditions of Use


Thank you for using our products and services (“Services”). Services, features and products found on this site are provided by Approved Colleges, LLC (“GetEducated”) located at 261 West Main Street, Monterey, Virginia 24465, United States.

In some cases, where GetEducated may present content or information regarding a third party, partner or associated body, additional disclosures and disclaimers may be present. Please read them carefully and ensure that you fully understand them before taking action via GetEducated services.

By using our products, features and services you agree to the terms below.

Consumer Use of Services

GetEducated’s services are provided to users at GetEducated’s discretion and may be altered, revoked, removed or cancelled at a point of GetEducated’s choosing. Use of GetEducated’s services should be conducted only through legal means and for legal purposes. Misconduct, misuse or any type of behavior that may compromise GetEducated or be viewed as a violation of acceptable behavior will result in GetEducated taking action against the user. These actions may include but are not limited to: blocking of user access to GetEducated’s services, removal or alteration of available GetEducated services and or legal action.

All users engage in use of GetEducated services, features and products of their own faculty and directive. How users choose to use information and resources found on GetEducated and what decisions or actions that may come of that use of information is solely at fault of the user. GetEducated is not responsible for events, consequences or actions that users encounter as a result of actions taken with influence of GetEducated services, features or products. 

When a user’s information is collected for a particular school or program, GetEducated makes every attempt to deliver the prospective student’s information to the institution. On occasion, our automated attempt to deliver the information fails, we have difficulty finding the appropriate contact or the institution fails to contact the interested party. GetEducated will not be held responsible for these instances and it is ultimately the responsibility of the user to seek information and enrollment with their chosen institution.

If a user does not agree with the GetEducated terms of service or any changes that may be made to those terms the user should discontinue use of GetEducated services.

These terms control the relationship between the user and GetEducated and do not create any third-party beneficiary rights.

In the event that any of these terms are proven to be unenforceable or GetEducated decides at any time not to enforce a particular item within the GetEducated terms of service that fact does not nullify or alter the status of the other terms or the GetEducated terms of service as a whole.

Commercial Use of Services

GetEducated is actively engaged with businesses and organizations who may be involved with GetEducated at varying levels. If you are using GetEducated’s services on behalf of a business, that business accepts these terms and those of our privacy policy. By extension of this agreement, GetEducated and Approved Colleges, LLC are held harmless and indemnified against any claims, actions or suits that result as part of use of GetEducated services, features or products. This includes GetEducated’s employees, officers, affiliates, partners and associated agencies working in direct association of GetEducated’s services where “association” refers to functions related to GetEducated.

Content and Copyright

GetEducated’s database is built on original content derived from research conducted to the best of our ability with a keen focus on accuracy and integrity. In cases where information found on the site may be inaccurate or need to be updated we ask that you contact us. In cases where you feel like a copyright may have been infringed upon we ask that you reach out to us directly via our contact page.


When permitted by law, GetEducated and GetEducated’s partners, affiliates and associated agencies will not be held responsible for financial or data losses or indirect, consequential, incidental or punitive damages.

In all cases, GetEducated and its affiliates, partners and agencies will not be liable for any loss or damage under any circumstance or situation that is not reasonably foreseeable or within the realm of reasonable fault.

Changes to Terms of Service

GetEducated’s services are modified and changed on a regular basis. Features may be added, removed, suspended or altered at the discretion of GetEducated. In cases where users may be directly or consequently affected GetEducated will make efforts to make users reasonably aware of these changes.

GetEducated reserves the right to modify, expand, remove, discontinue or change in any way its features, services and products when these changes do not compromise users without prior notice to users. Changes may be made to as relate to the current terms or to additional terms expanding upon current or future services, features and products. Any changes made to GetEducated’s terms will be posted to this page and may feature additional updates when applicable to make users aware of said changes. is a consumer group that publishes online college rankings and online university ratings along the dimensions that matter most to online students themselves: affordability and credibility. Our mission:

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