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  1. #1 Best College Locations in America.

    The New School

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    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    627 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Overall I really love the open environment of The New School. The school offers a very compelling and accepting environment for all students. The location of each dorm and the university center are....

    Read 627 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 69%,

    Net Price: $50,908,

    SAT Range: 1150-1380,

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  2. #2 Best College Locations in America.

    Emmanuel College - Massachusetts

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    4 Year,

    BOSTON, MA,

    670 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I have just completed my first semester during the Coronavirus Pandemic. All the students at Emmanuel had to do their schooling at home. However, we were offered so many resources and the teachers....

    Read 670 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 76%,

    Net Price: $31,581,

    SAT Range: 1110-1280,

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  3. #3 Best College Locations in America.

    New York University

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    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    5469 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says NYU provides many resources for those with a lower income. One of the main reasons I decided to go here is because of the aid and support given to people of color like myself. In addition, the....

    Read 5469 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 21%,

    Net Price: $45,417,

    SAT Range: 1370-1540,

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  5. #4 Best College Locations in America.

    The King's College - New York

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    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    231 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says I am an incoming student, and already I know I'm going to love it here! The environment seems so friendly and nurturing, I'm so excited to begin my journey at TKC this fall! I had a chat with the...-Kayla 'co 25!.

    Read 231 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 39%,

    Net Price: $35,000,

    SAT Range: 1090-1320,

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  6. #5 Best College Locations in America.

    University of San Francisco

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    4 Year,

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA,

    2245 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says The University of San Francisco is an institution right in the heart of the city. It is in a great location that sits in the residential area right outside of the downtown area. Even though it is a....

    Read 2245 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 70%,

    Net Price: $42,801,

    SAT Range: 1140-1330,

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  7. #6 Best College Locations in America.

    Fashion Institute of Technology

    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    1591 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I got accepted to FIT after I was waitlisted. I knew my desire to attend the best fashion school in the world could help advisors reconsider my acceptance. After multiple emails, lots of dead ends, I....

    Read 1591 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 59%,

    Net Price: $9,165,

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  9. #7 Best College Locations in America.

    Simmons University

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    4 Year,

    BOSTON, MA,

    782 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says this plays absolutely slays fr. Like I feel like I have really have found where I belong, academically, socially, and mentally. Honestly, the best place I could be and I know if I get good grades I....

    Read 782 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 73%,

    Net Price: $29,021,

    SAT Range: 1060-1250,

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  10. #8 Best College Locations in America.

    George Washington University

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    4 Year,

    WASHINGTON, DC,

    2120 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I only attended GW for my final year of grad school (and entirely online because of COVID), but I absolutely loved all of the professors, students, and content that I came into contact with through....

    Read 2120 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 43%,

    Net Price: $40,308,

    SAT Range: 1270-1450,

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  11. #9 Best College Locations in America.

    Boston University

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    4 Year,

    BOSTON, MA,

    3473 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Boston University is one of the best universities in the nation! The students welcome you with open arms and are eager to meet new people from different year levels, so it is very easy for people to....

    Read 3473 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 20%,

    Net Price: $29,154,

    SAT Range: 1310-1500,

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  12. #10 Best College Locations in America.

    Portland State University

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    4 Year,

    PORTLAND, OR,

    2573 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I really enjoined this university. I was a transfer student when I entered Portland State University and was fully online. Portland State still made me feel welcomed even though I hardly came to....

    Read 2573 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 95%,

    Net Price: $12,195,

    SAT Range: 1000-1190,

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  13. #11 Best College Locations in America.

    Moody Bible Institute

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    4 Year,

    CHICAGO, IL,

    529 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says So far, my experience at Moody Bible Institute has been extremely beneficial for my academic and personal growth. The food is sometimes really bad, but the professors and community are amazing!.

    Read 529 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 94%,

    Net Price: $18,790,

    SAT Range: 990-1200,

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  14. #12 Best College Locations in America.

    Berkeley College - New York

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    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    379 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Berkeley College is located in Midtown, in the center of Manhattan, about a 5-minute walk from Grand Central Station. It is very convenient for transportation. Near the school, there is also a famous....

    Read 379 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $17,813,

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  15. #13 Best College Locations in America.

    Seattle University

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    4 Year,

    SEATTLE, WA,

    962 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says A little expensive for the quality of education and resources there. Plenty of ADHD and special needs accommodations but services are hard to waitlist/access and the staff isn’t always helpful. Most....

    Read 962 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 83%,

    Net Price: $36,843,

    SAT Range: 1130-1330,

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  16. #14 Best College Locations in America.

    Community College of Denver

    2 Year,

    DENVER, CO,

    954 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says It is a good college overall, I got my associate degree in mathematics there in May 2022. I got my American residency and started studying there at the end of 2018. The ESL (English as Second....

    Read 954 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $10,002,

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  17. #15 Best College Locations in America.

    Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences

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    4 Year,

    BOSTON, MA,

    983 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says As a transfer student, attending this school was the best decisionI’ve ever made, regarding my major, Nuclear Medicine Technology! I like how the main campus in Boston is smaller than most....

    Read 983 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 85%,

    Net Price: $39,316,

    SAT Range: 970-1220,

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  18. #16 Best College Locations in America.

    DePaul University

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    4 Year,

    CHICAGO, IL,

    3562 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says DePaul offers amazing programs across the board. There are an abundance of scholarships, and internship programs through each school. Lots of on campus jobs- just ask the Career Center. You're never....

    Read 3562 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 70%,

    Net Price: $33,319,

    SAT Range: 1050-1260,

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  19. #17 Best College Locations in America.

    Point Loma Nazarene University

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    4 Year,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    990 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Excellent! All faculty and staff are very knowledgeable. They truly care and want their students to succeed. This school has excellent communication. Plus, it is an extremely beautiful campus!....

    Read 990 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 84%,

    Net Price: $34,644,

    SAT Range: 1100-1290,

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  20. #18 Best College Locations in America.

    Northeastern University

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    4 Year,

    BOSTON, MA,

    3566 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says So glad I came here! The professors are so caring and really want to see their students succeed. The campus is absolutely beautiful and unlike other city schools it's very cohesive (not just random....

    Read 3566 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 20%,

    Net Price: $37,738,

    SAT Range: 1410-1540,

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  21. #19 Best College Locations in America.

    Emerson College

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    4 Year,

    BOSTON, MA,

    1114 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I had a great experience at Emerson College! The things that I took issue with as a student over a decade ago, including lack of DEI programs/initiatives and low need-based aid compared to peers,....

    Read 1114 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 41%,

    Net Price: $47,594,

    SAT Range: 1190-1380,

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  22. #20 Best College Locations in America.

    Metropolitan State University of Denver

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    4 Year,

    DENVER, CO,

    2975 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says MSU Denver is a great, affordable full university. I'm an undergrad, but I've heard great things about their full graduate school, too. It has a great reputation locally and it seems to be growing....

    Read 2975 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 61%,

    Net Price: $13,563,

    SAT Range: 870-1090,

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  23. #21 Best College Locations in America.

    Roosevelt University

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    4 Year,

    CHICAGO, IL,

    974 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I honestly love Roosevelt University, the campus is gorgeous, but it offers so many amazing programs for undergrad and graduate students. I am personally in the nursing program and seeing firsthand....

    Read 974 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 77%,

    Net Price: $22,856,

    SAT Range: 900-1130,

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  24. #22 Best College Locations in America.

    Vanderbilt University

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    4 Year,

    NASHVILLE, TN,

    1304 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I graduated summa cum laude from Vanderbilt University in 2021 with a Bachelor's degree in Neuroscience. I primarily chose to attend Vandy for its academic prowess, and it definitely lived up to that....

    Read 1304 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 12%,

    Net Price: $25,804,

    SAT Range: 1470-1570,

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  25. #23 Best College Locations in America.

    LIM College

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    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    300 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says LIM College is an overall great school. They have so many clubs to join and I feel like it’s so easy to make friends. The campus is in Midtown NYC, which for me isn’t my favorite neighborhood to be....

    Read 300 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 83%,

    Net Price: $37,470,

    SAT Range: 940-1130,

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  26. #24 Best College Locations in America.

    Academy of Art University

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    4 Year,

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA,

    2436 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Academy of Art University is a private institution that hires industry professionals. This means that while teachers while are highly knowledgeable about their subjects, not all of them may know how...I was in the Game Development department (second biggest department) and I always had a comfortable connection with all my teachers. Class sizes are always bigger in the freshman year, but the school...This is the only school that I went to, and compared to my friends the attendance policy is relatively strict. Standard full-time schedule is 4 classes a week (each class is 3-6hrs long). As an...Since the school is in the city, buildings are scattered with free shuttles to move between class and dorms. Nice school to enjoy San Francisco..

    Read 2436 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $35,445,

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  27. #25 Best College Locations in America.

    Suffolk University

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    4 Year,

    BOSTON, MA,

    1021 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Ive been at Suffolk for a year now. Just know coming to this school, you get out of any college what you put into it. The professors here are as good (if not better) that the college that I....

    Read 1021 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 84%,

    Net Price: $34,561,

    SAT Range: 1010-1200,

    Will you get in?CompareVirtual tour
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