As of June 2013, over 38 million Americans have accumulated more than a trillion dollars in student loan debt.

The 2015 Top Colleges by Student Choice combines objective data—admissions rate and enrollment rate—to showcase the most desirable schools in the country. You'll see small liberal arts schools and military academies ranking alongside the Ivy Leagues due to their positive career outcomes, exceptional financial aid policies, and other advantages.

College Acceptance Rate Enrollment Rate Score
#1 Harvard University Acceptance Rate 5.84% Enrollment Rate 81.0% Score 237.5
#2 Stanford University Acceptance Rate 5.69% Enrollment Rate 76.0% Score 237.1
#3 United States Naval Academy Acceptance Rate 7.35% Enrollment Rate 85.2% Score 219.8
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I recommend that you do not consider NCU. Unfortunately, you are at the mercy of the style/personality and schedule of your "mentor" (that is what they call... Read more.
Submitted on: 2015-03-24 by Mary
I understand the complaints from other students and everyone must respect their reviews, because they were affected for sure. I received my Associates in 2011 and Everest... Read more.
Submitted on: 2015-03-24 by Current Student BS.
I went to this school for my LPN and RN. I graduated top of my class and passed boards first time. 85% of the students in my class have great careers in ER, pediatrics, ICU... Read more.
Submitted on: 2015-03-24 by Good school, fast paced
Public Colleges
Tuition: $11,209 - $23,654
of 22 reviewers
recommended this school
Tuition: $31,476 - $31,971
of 42 reviewers
recommended this school
Tuition: $9,944
of 13 reviewers
recommended this school
Tuition: $21,570
of 9 reviewers
recommended this school
Tuition: $6,585
of 14 reviewers
recommended this school
Tuition: $22,093
of 12 reviewers
recommended this school
Tuition: $23,088
of 6 reviewers
recommended this school
Tuition: $19,935
of 4 reviewers
recommended this school
Tuition: $15,483 - $18,577
of 10 reviewers
recommended this school
Private Colleges
Tuition: $47,343
of 23 reviewers
recommended this school
Tuition: $46,752
of 7 reviewers
recommended this school
Tuition: $43,683
of 3 reviewers
recommended this school
Tuition: $42,292
of 5 reviewers
recommended this school
Tuition: $43,500
of 46 reviewers
recommended this school
Tuition: $4,850
of 4 reviewers
recommended this school
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of 41 reviewers
recommended this school
Tuition: $5,870 - $6,140
of 265 reviewers
recommended this school
Tuition: $6,300
of 14 reviewers
recommended this school

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  • $$$$$ = Over $40,000 per year