Parchment Student Choice College Rankings 2017

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(rank change vs 2016)



(Elo points)


(Student decisions)

Peer Colleges

26 (17) Carroll University
Waukesha, WI
Nearby: Milwaukee, Racine, Waukesha
1665 212

Carroll College

Concordia University - Wisconsin

Wisconsin Lutheran College

27 (22) College of Charleston
Charleston, SC
Nearby: Charleston, North Charleston
1664 1390

University of South Carolina-Columbia

Winthrop University

Clemson University

28 (25) Southern Utah University
Cedar City, UT
Nearby: Cedar City
1662 101

Dixie State College of Utah

Snow College

Utah State University

29 (35) James Madison University
Harrisonburg, VA
1661 1097

Virginia Tech

George Mason University

Virginia Commonwealth University

30 (7) Oral Roberts University
Tulsa, OK
Nearby: Tulsa, Bartlesville
1658 79

University of Tulsa

Oklahoma Baptist University

Tulsa Community College

31 (201) Norwich University
Northfield, VT
Nearby: Barre
1654 81

Virginia Military Institute

Citadel Military College of South Carolina

United States Merchant Marine Academy

32 St. Mary's University
San Antonio, TX
Nearby: San Antonio
1649 76

Saint Edward's University

University of the Incarnate Word

University of Houston-Victoria

33 (116) Northern Kentucky University
Highland Heights, KY
Nearby: Cincinnati, Middletown, Wilmington
1647 1069

Eastern Kentucky University

Morehead State University

Western Kentucky University

33 (4) Georgia College and State University
Milledgeville, GA
Nearby: Milledgeville
1647 221

North Georgia College & State University

Georgia Southern University

Kennesaw State University

33 (29) Madonna University
Livonia, MI
Nearby: Detroit, Warren, Flint
1647 277

Schoolcraft College

University of Detroit Mercy

University of Michigan - Dearborn

36 (14) University of West Georgia
Carrollton, GA
Nearby: Atlanta, Sandy Springs, Gainesville
1643 136

Valdosta State University

Savannah State University

Albany State University

37 Salisbury University
Salisbury, MD
Nearby: Salisbury
1639 54

Towson University

Frostburg State University

University of Delaware

38 (140) Arcadia University
Glenside, PA
Nearby: Philadelphia, Camden, Vineland
1637 125

Lebanon Valley College

Albright College

La Salle University

38 Mount Saint Mary's University
Los Angeles, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
1637 78

Mount St Mary's University

Mount Saint Mary College

Whittier College

40 University of Illinois at Springfield
Springfield, IL
1636 71

Lincoln Land Community College

Western Illinois University

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

41 SUNY College at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY
Nearby: Buffalo, Niagara, Cattaraugus
1635 55

University at Buffalo

SUNY at Albany

SUNY College at Oswego

42 (50) Washburn University
Topeka, KS
Nearby: Topeka
1634 136

Emporia State University

Saint Gregorys University

Baker University

43 (187) Liberty University
Lynchburg, VA
Nearby: Lynchburg
1633 285

Radford University

James Madison University

Lynchburg College

44 (7) Indiana University - Southeast
New Albany, IN
Nearby: Louisville, Jefferson County, , Elizabethtown, Scottsburg
1628 407

University of Southern Indiana

University of Louisville

Bellarmine University

45 (7) Indiana University - South Bend
South Bend, IN
Nearby: South Bend, Elkhart, Mishakawa
1627 333

Bethel College

Ivy Tech Community College-Northcentral

Purdue University Fort Wayne

45 Delaware State University
Dover, DE
Nearby: Philadelphia, Camden, Vineland
1627 100

Wesley College

Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington

Wesley College

47 (1) University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
La Crosse, WI
Nearby: La Crosse
1620 2795

University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

University of Wisconsin - Madison

48 (152) Tiffin University
Tiffin, OH
Nearby: Findlay, Tiffin
1618 111

Heidelberg University

Ashland University

The University of Findlay

48 Notre Dame de Namur University
Belmont, CA
Nearby: San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland
1618 59

Sacramento City College

Dominican University of California

Holy Names University

50 (32) Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw, GA
Nearby: Atlanta, Sandy Springs, Gainesville
1616 471

Georgia State University

Georgia Southern University

University of West Georgia

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