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Top 10 Best Value Private Colleges
10 Schools
Williamstown, MA
Students Say: "Williams College is a small bastion of the liberal arts “with a fantastic aca- demic reputation.” “Williams students tend to spend a lot of time complaining about how much work they have” but they say..." More>>
Cambridge, MA
Students Say: "Bully to those who get the chance to be a part of the “dynamic universe” that is Harvard College, who find themselves in an “amazing irresistible hell” that pushes them to the extremes of their intell..." More>>
Swarthmore, PA
School Says: "Swarthmore, one of the nation's finest institutions of higher learning, is a college like no other. Private, yet open to all regardless of financial need. Global in outlook, the College draws students..." More>>
New Haven, CT
Students Say: "Listening to Yale students wax rhapsodic about their school, one can be for- given for wondering whether they aren’t actually describing the platonic form of the university. By their own account, stud..." More>>
Princeton, NJ
School Says: "Princeton combines the strengths of a major research university with the qualities of an outstanding liberal arts college. The University prepares its 5,100 undergraduates for lives of leadership and ..." More>>
New York, NY
Students Say: "Gifted students clamor for a spot at The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. The universal “full-tuition scholarships” have been one of the school’s major selling points. However, the..." More>>
Poughkeepsie, NY
Students Say: "Vassar College is a small “academically challenging” school that offers a “per- fect liberal arts feel” and seeks to broaden students’ perspectives. The “strong sense of community” is apparent both in..." More>>
Cambridge, MA
Students Say: "Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the East Coast mecca of engineering, science, and mathematics, “is the ultimate place for information overload, endless possibilities, and expanding your horizon..." More>>
Amherst, MA
Students Say: "With about 1,800 students, Amherst College “has a strong sense of community born of its small size” that goes hand-in-hand with an atmosphere that “encour- ages discussion and cooperation.” Many here ..." More>>
Claremont, CA
Students Say: "At Pomona College in Claremont, you can get “an academically rigorous educa- tion” in a “low-stress California atmosphere.” At this prestigious liberal arts school, “The professors are, for the most p..." More>>