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Best College Values, 2015
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Best College Values, 2015

Our new combined rankings show how public and private colleges stack up against each other. The top school: Princeton University.
January 12, 2015
This Top Private College Gives Students Access to Four Schools for the Price of One
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This Top Private College Gives Students Access to Four Schools for the Price of One

Haverford College offers students more bang for their buck with classes at Swarthmore College, Bryn Mawr College and more.
January 12, 2015
Best College Values, 2015: No-Loan Policies Pay Off
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Best College Values, 2015: No-Loan Policies Pay Off

At most no-loan schools, financial aid packages include earnings from a work-study program.
January 12, 2015
Tax Planning for Sending Your Kids to College
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Tax Planning for Sending Your Kids to College

Higher education comes with a higher and higher cost. Take advantage of tax breaks to ease the financial pain.
January 7, 2015
10 Best Values in Liberal Arts Colleges, 2015
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10 Best Values in Liberal Arts Colleges, 2015

Liberal arts colleges are typically smaller than universities, with smaller class sizes and a greater emphasis on individual instruction.
December 29, 2014
10 Best Values in Public Colleges, 2015
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10 Best Values in Public Colleges, 2015

For 2014-15, the average sticker price at an in-state, four-year public school rose 3% to $18,943 (including tuition, fees, and room and board), accor…
December 29, 2014
10 Best Values in Private Universities, 2015
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10 Best Values in Private Universities, 2015

Here is the crème de la crème of privately funded universities based on Kiplinger's rankings for best value.
December 29, 2014
25 Best College Values in the Mid-Atlantic, 2015
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25 Best College Values in the Mid-Atlantic, 2015

December 19, 2014
25 Best College Values in the Midwest, 2015
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25 Best College Values in the Midwest, 2015

9. Washington University in St.
December 19, 2014
25 Best Values in Large Colleges, 2015
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25 Best Values in Large Colleges, 2015

December 18, 2014
25 Best Values in Small Colleges, 2015
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25 Best Values in Small Colleges, 2015

December 18, 2014
24 Best College Values Under $30,000/Year, 2015
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24 Best College Values Under $30,000/Year, 2015

December 18, 2014
25 Best College Values in New England, 2015
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25 Best College Values in New England, 2015

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December 18, 2014
25 Best College Values in the Southeast/Mid-South, 2015
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25 Best College Values in the Southeast/Mid-South, 2015

December 18, 2014
25 Best College Values in the West/Southwest, 2015
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25 Best College Values in the West/Southwest, 2015

December 18, 2014
Why Our 2015 List of Best College Values Is More Useful Than Ever
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Why Our 2015 List of Best College Values Is More Useful Than Ever

We’ve made a number of changes to our annual rankings.
December 17, 2014
How We Rank the Best College Values
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How We Rank the Best College Values

Our formula: 55% quality measures, 45% financial measures.
December 17, 2014
FAQs on Our Best College Value Rankings
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FAQs on Our Best College Value Rankings

Here are answers to your questions about how we pick the schools on our list.
December 17, 2014
30 Best College Values in the Southeast/Mid-South, 2014
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30 Best College Values in the Southeast/Mid-South, 2014

March 10, 2014
30 Best Values in Small Colleges, 2014
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30 Best Values in Small Colleges, 2014

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March 10, 2014
25 Best College Values Under $30,000 a Year, 2014
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25 Best College Values Under $30,000 a Year, 2014

March 4, 2014
35 Best College Values in New England, 2014
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35 Best College Values in New England, 2014

March 3, 2014
10 Best Public Colleges With Lowest Debt at Graduation, 2014
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10 Best Public Colleges With Lowest Debt at Graduation, 2014

As the cost of a college education continues to rise, the amount students borrow to cover those costs has crept up as well.
March 3, 2014
10 Best Values in Private Colleges Under $20K, 2014
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10 Best Values in Private Colleges Under $20K, 2014

When it comes to college costs, the price tag often has little resemblance to what students actually pay.
March 3, 2014
10 Best Values in Liberal Arts Colleges, 2014
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10 Best Values in Liberal Arts Colleges, 2014

Liberal arts colleges focus on undergraduate education.
March 3, 2014
10 Best Values in Private Universities, 2014
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10 Best Values in Private Universities, 2014

March 3, 2014