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How To Research Transfer Schools

Access the Sort Schools Database to find a college or university with your major within the state of Illinois or across the country.

Accessing Sort Schools from home

  1. https://library.cod.edu
  2. Click "Databases"
  3. Type “Career Information Systems” in the search bar
  4. Click “Illinois Career Information Systems”
  5. Click the “IL residents” tab
  6. Click “COLLEGE”
  7. Use log in option 2 and enter in your city or town and your zip code
  8. Once logged in Go to “Education” tab and select “Sort Schools”

Accessing Sort Schools from a COD computer

  1. https://library.cod.edu
  2. Click "Databases"
  3. Type “Career Information Systems” in the search bar
  4. Click “Illinois Career Information Systems”
  5. Hover over the “Education” tab and select “Sort Schools”

 

Once logged into Sort Schools

  1. Click “Undergraduate” schools
  2. Check off which degree you a seeking (i.e. “bachelors”) and click "Continue"
  3. Choose the state or region (i.e. IL if you are looking only for schools in Illinois)
  4. On left side click “Academics”
  5. Click tab for “Individual Majors” or just type in the major in you are looking for in the “Search for Majors” bar
  6. Select major and click "Continue"
  7. On left side click the “number” of schools’ section to see what schools have your major