Parchment Student Choice College Rankings 2022

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(rank change vs 2021)



(Elo points)


(Student decisions)

Peer Colleges

1 (4) Texas A & M International University
Laredo, TX
Nearby: Laredo
1932 1119

Laredo Community College

University of Texas at San Antonio

Texas A & M University-Kingsville

2 LeTourneau University
Longview, TX
Nearby: Longview, Marshall
1783 135

Phillips Beth Israel School of Nursing

Houston Baptist University

McMurry University

3 (8) Purdue University-Calumet Campus
Hammond, IN
Nearby: Chicago, Naperville, Michigan City
1766 1263

Indiana University - Northwest

Purdue University-North Central Campus

Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest

3 (6) Simmons College
Boston, MA
Nearby: Boston, Worcester, Manchester
1766 142

Emmanuel College

Mount Holyoke College

Smith College

5 (4) Park University
Parkville, MO
Nearby: Kansas City, Overland Park, Kansas City
1733 102

Metropolitan Community College-Maple Woods

Northwest Missouri State University

Missouri Western State University

5 (17) University of Rio Grande
Rio Grande, OH
Nearby: Point Pleasant
1733 148

Shawnee State University

Hocking College

Texas Southmost College

7 (40) Governors State University
University Park, IL
Nearby: Chicago, Naperville, Michigan City
1713 132

Prairie State College

South Suburban College

Chicago State University

8 (6) Cal Poly
San Luis Obispo, CA
Nearby: San Luis Obispo, Paso Robles
1712 7923

University of California, Santa Barbara

University of California, Davis

San Diego State University

9 (203) University of Redlands
Redlands, CA
Nearby: Los Angeles, Long Beach, Riverside
1704 890

University of La Verne

Whittier College

California Lutheran University

10 (24) Fashion Institute of Technology
New York, NY
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
1703 313

Parsons School of Design

FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising-Los Angeles

LIM College

11 Columbia College
Columbia, MO
1693 85

Columbia College

Columbia College

Drury University

12 (347) DeSales University
Center Valley, PA
Nearby: New York, Newark, Bridgeport
1692 189

Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary

Cedar Crest College

King's College

13 (116) University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
La Crosse, WI
Nearby: La Crosse
1690 5051

University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

University of Wisconsin - Whitewater

13 (18) Santa Clara University
Santa Clara, CA
Nearby: San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland
1690 1954

Loyola Marymount University

University of San Diego

University of San Francisco

13 (62) St Catherine University
Saint Paul, MN
Nearby: Minneapolis, St. Paul, St. Cloud
1690 573

Hamline University

Augsburg University

The College of Saint Scholastica

16 (216) Southern Wesleyan University
Central, SC
Nearby: Greenville, Spartanburg, Anderson
1689 148

North Greenville University

Erskine College and Seminary

Anderson University

17 (255) Heidelberg University
Tiffin, OH
Nearby: Findlay, Tiffin
1685 286

Tiffin University

Bluffton University

University of Mount Union

17 Graceland University-Lamoni
Lamoni, IA
Nearby: Not applicable
1685 79

Graceland College

Walsh University

The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

19 (227) Point Loma Nazarene University
San Diego, CA
Nearby: San Diego, Carlsbad, San Marcos
1673 910

Azusa Pacific University

Biola University

Westmont College

20 (2) Dominican University
River Forest, IL
Nearby: Chicago, Naperville, Michigan City
1671 751

Concordia University

Elmhurst College

Saint Xavier University

21 (3) Elmhurst College
Elmhurst, IL
Nearby: Chicago, Naperville, Michigan City
1669 1138

Dominican University

North Central College

North Park University

22 (192) Delaware State University
Dover, DE
Nearby: Philadelphia, Camden, Vineland
1668 547

Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington

University of Delaware

Wesley College

23 (174) New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Socorro, NM
Nearby: Not applicable
1661 249

New Mexico State University-Main Campus

University of New Mexico

Central New Mexico Community College

24 (9) Columbia College-Chicago
Chicago, IL
Nearby: Chicago, Naperville, Michigan City
1658 1845

Columbia College

School of the Art Institute of Chicago

DePaul University

24 Coppin State University
Baltimore, MD
Nearby: Washington, Baltimore, Northern Virginia
1658 71

Bowie State University

Morgan State University

University of Maryland Eastern Shore

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