There is an excellent search tool published by the U.S. Department of Education to help you find and explore colleges called the College Navigator

College Navigator is a free consumer information tool designed to help students, parents, high school counselors, and others get information about over 7,000 postsecondary institutions in the United States - such as programs offered, retention and graduation rates, prices, aid available, degrees awarded, campus safety, and more.

 

It is trustworthy, and provides lots of useful data to make better decisions. It will help you find colleges, research options about location, costs, and programs.