Best Colleges for Adult Learners - 2 Year Colleges

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Rank Name Ease of transfer (5 pts max) Flexibility of programs (9 pts max) Services for adult students (6 pts max) Tuition and fees rank Students over age 25 rank
1 Weber State University (UT)* 4 9 6 708 924
2 Utah Valley University (UT)* 4 8 6 712 841
3 Central Texas College (TX)* 4 8 6 157 209
4 Howard Community College (MD)* 4 8 6 551 805
5 Gateway Community College (AZ)* 4 8 6 138 244
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Best Colleges for Adult Learners - 4 Year Colleges

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Rank Name Ease of transfer (5 pts max) Flexibility of programs (9 pts max) Services for adult students (6 pts max) Tuition and fees rank Students over age 25 rank
1 Golden Gate Univ.–San Francisco (CA) 5 6 4 360 9
2 University of Utah (UT)* 4 8 6 181 184
3 Park University (MO) 4 9 5 272 28
4 Concordia Univ.–Saint Paul (MN) 5 9 6 401 128
5 University of Colorado–Denver (CO)* 4 6 5 202 263
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2016 Rankings - National Universities

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Rank Name Social mobility rank Research rank Service rank Net price of attendance for families below $75,000 income, in $ 6-year graduation rate
1 Stanford University (CA) 3 2 58 5465 95
2 Harvard University (MA) 1 3 178 4347 97
3 MA Institute of Technology (MA) 2 1 232 6867 92
4 University of California–San Diego (CA)* 9 6 21 10226 86
5 University of Pennsylvania (PA) 7 13 82 9622 96
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2016 Rankings - National Universities - Liberal Arts

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Rank Name Social mobility rank Research rank Service rank Net price of attendance for families below $75,000 income, in $ 6-year graduation rate
1 Berea College (KY) 1 111 26 2896 63
2 Harvey Mudd College (CA) 3 1 80 13097 90
3 Amherst College (MA) 2 11 193 6253 95
4 Williams College (MA) 4 6 191 8158 96
5 Haverford College (PA) 10 10 51 9147 94
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2016 Rankings - National Universities - Bachelors

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Rank Name Social mobility rank Research rank Service rank Net price of attendance for families below $75,000 income, in $ 6-year graduation rate
1 Cooper Un. Advance. of Science & Art (NY) 17 1 74 12154 82
2 College of the Ozarks (MO) 1 92 47 11014 63
3 Goshen College (IN) 52 3 18 16192 71
4 Cedar Crest College (PA) 10 15 10 15934 63
5 Calvin College (MI) 130 2 8 19932 74
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2016 Rankings - National Universities - Masters

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Rank Name Social mobility rank Research rank Service rank Net price of attendance for families below $75,000 income, in $ 6-year graduation rate
1 Truman State University (MO)* 36 7 30 9973 72
2 Trinity University (TX) 115 2 42 17551 81
3 SUNY–Geneseo (NY)* 77 10 6 13141 78
4 Valparaiso University (IN) 68 9 14 16408 70
5 CA State University–Stanislaus (CA)* 3 377 44 5905 51
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Best Bang for the Buck - Northeast

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Rank Name Graduation rate rank Pell performance rank First-gen performance rank Earnings performance rank Net price in $ (all students)
1 Harvard University (MA) 12 105 17 9 15095
2 Amherst College (MA) 33 11 4 49 14687
3 Maine Maritime Academy (ME)* 6 246 367 1 18089
4 MA Institute of Technology (MA) 29 22 38 6 22212
5 Williams College (MA) 28 16 16 58 20315

Best Bang for the Buck - Midwest

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Rank Name Graduation rate rank Pell performance rank First-gen performance rank Earnings performance rank Net price in $ (all students)
1 College of the Ozarks (MO) 22 20 178 14 14152
2 University of Michigan–Dearborn (MI)* 183 31 23 34 12347
3 Ripon College (WI) 164 75 48 18 20559
4 Kettering University (MI) 106 77 218 1 32226
5 Southwestern College (KS) 167 127 94 30 22622

Best Bang for the Buck - Southeast

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Rank Name Graduation rate rank Pell performance rank First-gen performance rank Earnings performance rank Net price in $ (all students)
1 Mount Olive College (NC) 87 179 69 12 12245
2 Georgetown University (DC) 4 183 104 2 25786
3 Washington and Lee University (VA) 19 191 151 1 20700
4 American Public Univ. System (WV)° 193 116 1 6 9572
5 Salem College (NC) 103 4 32 37 15497

Best Bang for the Buck - South

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Rank Name Graduation rate rank Pell performance rank First-gen performance rank Earnings performance rank Net price in $ (all students)
1 Berea College (KY) 66 1 4 3 1990
2 William Carey University (MS) 19 2 50 9 14812
3 John Brown University (AR) 9 91 70 8 18924
4 LeTourneau University (TX) 33 34 18 2 21434
5 Blue Mountain College (MS) 32 30 83 21 9244

Best Bang for the Buck - West

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Rank Name Graduation rate rank Pell performance rank First-gen performance rank Earnings performance rank Net price in $ (all students)
1 CA State University–Bakersfield (CA)* 140 39 22 8 5690
2 Harvey Mudd College (CA) 20 43 53 3 33137
3 California Maritime Academy (CA)* 29 118 195 2 11210
4 University of WA–Tacoma (WA)* 103 57 185 6 9410
5 CA State University–Stanislaus (CA)* 90 45 13 28 6340