Niche Releases 2019 Best Colleges

August 27, 2018–PITTSBURGH–Niche has just released its 2019 College Rankings, including updated rankings and Niche Grades for both 4-year and 2-year colleges nationwide. For the first year, Massachusetts Institute of Technology is Niche’s best college in America out of 1,647 4-year colleges.

This release creates rankings and Niche Grades for all aspects of college life, including academics, campus, professors, and value. These rankings and grades are based on rigorous analysis of U.S. Department of Education data, along with millions of reviews from students and alumni.

Niche’s 2019 Best Colleges includes updated data and reviews for 4,271 colleges nationwide. As in past years, it includes rankings like best public universities, best liberal arts colleges, and best value colleges, as well as rankings of the best colleges by state and major.

“Our goal in creating our 2019 Best Colleges rankings and grades is to help people research what campus life is really like,” said Luke Skurman, CEO of Niche.

The 2019 Best Colleges ranking is previewed below, and all of the new rankings can be found in entirety here:

2019 Best Colleges in America:

  1. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  2. Stanford University
  3. Harvard University
  4. Yale University
  5. Princeton University

About Niche
Niche helps you discover the schools, neighborhoods, and companies that are right for you. We rigorously analyze dozens of public data sets and millions of reviews to produce comprehensive rankings, report cards, and profiles for every K-12 school, college, neighborhood, and major company in the U.S.

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