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Rising costs and a tight job market require careful choices and advance planning.
Applying early action can help students reduce senior-year stress and boost peace of mind.
Planning for college early can help ensure students are ready come graduation day.
U.S. News provides key statistics for nearly 1,800 colleges and universities.
Faculty and administrators at these schools commit to teaching undergrads in a high-quality manner.
These schools are rapidly evolving in academics, facilities and other areas.
For these schools, we looked at their Best Colleges ranks and average freshman retention rates.
The U.S. News rankings should be used as just one tool in the college search process.
Here’s how you can make the most of the key college statistics.
Find answers to common queries about the U.S. News Best Colleges rankings.