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2023 Best Colleges with Elementary Education Degrees in America

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  1. #13 Best Colleges in America.

    Vanderbilt University

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    4 Year,

    NASHVILLE, TN,

    1312 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 1312 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 12%,

    Net Price: $25,804,

    SAT Range: 1470-1570,

  2. #15 Best Colleges in America.

    Washington University in St. Louis

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    4 Year,

    SAINT LOUIS, MO,

    1519 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says WashU is a great school academically and will have no problem challenging your limits in most major programs and courses. That being said, students still have the freedom to push themselves as hard...Student life is not super high-energy, but still active. Most students I acquainted myself with were approachable and highly talented.The area around WashU and the medical school is affluent and there were few safety concerns when I attended. Forest Park and the Sumers Rec Center provide both indoor and outdoor spaces for people to...Overall, I'd spend my college years here again without hesitation!.

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 16%,

    Net Price: $27,233,

    SAT Range: 1480-1560,

  3. #25 Best Colleges in America.

    University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

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    4 Year,

    ANN ARBOR, MI,

    4484 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says This school will definitely land you a career with it's prestigious backing, if you can even graduate from it. Personally, I feel like the University of Michigan does offer it's students a lot of....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 26%,

    Net Price: $17,832,

    SAT Range: 1340-1520,

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  5. #39 Best Colleges in America.

    Boston College

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    4 Year,

    CHESTNUT HILL, MA,

    1540 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I loved BC. It provided me with a top-notch education in the humanities, and I will continue to stay in touch with many of my professors even as a graduate. BC also provided me with the resources to...The party scene was pretty great, and as long as you join a club or sport, you should have no problem finding an upperclassman to host you. Many students are, alas, quite “basic” and superficial,...My biggest complaint is the administration. Other reviewers are unfortunately not being overdramatic by saying that the highest levels of administration don’t legitimately care about students’....

    Read 1540 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 26%,

    Net Price: $30,192,

    SAT Range: 1330-1500,

  6. #42 Best Colleges in America.

    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

    4 Year,

    CHAPEL HILL, NC,

    2532 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says UNC Chapel-Hill is definitely challenging academically, but overall an excellent institution! Despite lots of challenges with the COVID-19 year (part of my sophomore spring and entire junior year), I....

    Read 2532 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 25%,

    Net Price: $10,038,

    SAT Range: 1280-1490,

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  8. #47 Best Colleges in America.

    Boston University

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    4 Year,

    BOSTON, MA,

    3504 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 3504 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 20%,

    Net Price: $29,154,

    SAT Range: 1310-1500,

  9. #49 Best Colleges in America.

    Wake Forest University

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    4 Year,

    WINSTON-SALEM, NC,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I’m a rising Junior at wake and I’ve LOVED my time here. With that said, this is definitely a fantastic school for most girls; everyone can find their place. For boys, ONLY COME HERE if you are...Housing I think is our second biggest issue. Junior year if you don’t go abroad (or do), you’re screwed since you have to live on campus. Sophomore year also doesn’t have the best housing. I wish...Food is pretty good I would say, academics are good (not too challenging, I’m a psych major but 100% depends on major), many ways to get involved, and overall gorgeous campus and great place to learn....

    Read 839 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 32%,

    Net Price: $26,324,

    SAT Range: 1270-1410,

  10. #53 Best Colleges in America.

    University of Wisconsin

    4 Year,

    MADISON, WI,

    3320 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says UW - Madison is an outstanding school with unlimited opportunities and resources. Whether it be Greek life, debate club, or athletics, UW has something for everyone. The sense of strong community....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 57%,

    Net Price: $14,030,

    SAT Range: 1260-1460,

  11. #57 Best Colleges in America.

    University of Miami

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    4 Year,

    CORAL GABLES, FL,

    2971 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Miami has been a great place the past few years for me. As a transfer student, coming in not knowing anyone, I have met many types of different students from hard working backgrounds. The professors...The campus is beautiful. Everywhere you look is palm trees and clear skies (with the exception of your occasional rain shower) the university does a nice job maintaining the buildings and surrounding...Food wise the options aren’t the greatest. In the past few years there has been an attempt to bring in healthier options, but for the most part the dinning hall and food court include your average...Safety campus is very safe Never had any issues. Overall a great school!.

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 33%,

    Net Price: $31,726,

    SAT Range: 1250-1420,

  12. #59 Best Colleges in America.

    University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

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    4 Year,

    URBANA, IL,

    4812 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says As a working adult and someone who is somewhat cautious about recent COVID complications, a program that is online seemed the best route for me. I looked at a lot of different Universities that....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 63%,

    Net Price: $13,517,

    SAT Range: 1200-1460,

  13. #61 Best Colleges in America.

    Florida State University

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    4 Year,

    TALLAHASSEE, FL,

    7407 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Florida State University has a beautiful campus, a plethora of academic and personal resources for students, and many opportunities to get involved in the FSU community. There is something for....

    Read 7407 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 32%,

    Net Price: $12,815,

    SAT Range: 1220-1350,

  14. #63 Best Colleges in America.

    William & Mary

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    4 Year,

    WILLIAMSBURG, VA,

    1554 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says William & Mary is an amazing school, and I feel so lucky to be surrounded by so many wonderful peers, professors, and others who have made my experience so great. For people that don't want to go to....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 42%,

    Net Price: $18,588,

    SAT Range: 1300-1490,

  15. #64 Best Colleges in America.

    Penn State

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    4 Year,

    UNIVERSITY PARK, PA,

    7268 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I chose Penn State University because of the multitude of research and other science-related opportunities that are afforded to you when attending a large university. I also love the overall....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 56%,

    Net Price: $26,151,

    SAT Range: 1160-1360,

  16. #70 Best Colleges in America.

    University of Washington

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    4 Year,

    SEATTLE, WA,

    4506 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Love the campus! The coursework is rigorous no matter your major, but there's tons of classes that are so niche and interesting to explore! This school will give you a challenge for sure! Having to...Because of the large student body, everyone is clawing for everything-- registration for classes is a nightmare, long lines at dining halls and events, etc. (you can expect to sometimes wait more....

    Read 4506 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 56%,

    Net Price: $9,661,

    SAT Range: 1200-1470,

  17. #79 Best Colleges in America.

    Purdue University

    4 Year,

    WEST LAFAYETTE, IN,

    4925 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I absolutely loved Purdue during my Freshman year. I will be a sophomore in the fall and am very excited. Purdue has already opened so many doors for me. I was able to study abroad in Spain as a....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 67%,

    Net Price: $12,294,

    SAT Range: 1170-1420,

  18. #80 Best Colleges in America.

    The Ohio State University

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    4 Year,

    COLUMBUS, OH,

    5646 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I love THE Ohio State University. I fit in there all around. There are so many things that students can get involved in, from going to sporting events to volunteering your time to train dogs. ...My classes and professors that I have had are all great. I have learned so much, especially about myself already. The TA's are all very helpful and understanding, and usually always available. I... I have made lifelong friends at Ohio State. I knew that I could not go wrong with my choice. And I know after graduation, I will have a fraternity of Ohio State graduates supporting me around the....

    Read 5646 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 68%,

    Net Price: $18,884,

    SAT Range: 1210-1430,

  19. #92 Best Colleges in America.

    University of Minnesota Twin Cities

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    4 Year,

    MINNEAPOLIS, MN,

    4660 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says The University of Minnesota is a very good school for almost all of the majors it provides, and has a very strong reputation in most industries. The professors I have encountered in my time here have...I am personally a big football and basketball fan, and although UMN may not stack up very well in those departments, we are a force to be reckoned with in volleyball and hockey. This drew me in and...The university also provides a plethora of student resources, events and opportunities aside from sports as long as you put yourself out there. They provide a great opportunity to socialize and....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 70%,

    Net Price: $17,729,

    SAT Range: 1240-1460,

  20. #97 Best Colleges in America.

    University of South Florida

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    4 Year,

    TAMPA, FL,

    7264 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says The University of South Florida is a great place to meet people from all over the world and experience new cultures. The Tampa campus is huge comprising approximately 50,000 students so be prepared....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 49%,

    Net Price: $10,004,

    SAT Range: 1160-1320,

  21. #98 Best Colleges in America.

    Brigham Young University

    4 Year,

    PROVO, UT,

    8314 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I love BYU! If you want a world class education, and to also keep high personal standards, it has no peer.I'm in a STEM major, and the opportunities here for undergraduates are amazing. I can work on world-class research as an undergraduate, and really get access to knowing how the world and field I plan...I also love BYU's commitment to the arts. Some institutions don't have a very strong arts program, or disregard the humanities, but not BYU. We have world-class choirs and orchestras and animation...Sometimes I do feel like the general conservative attitude of the students and faculty can influence the way that they treat others for the worse, so I would not recommend this university to people...Generally, though, I am glad. To be here at BYU!.

    Read 8314 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 69%,

    Net Price: $13,150,

    SAT Range: 1200-1410,

  22. #100 Best Colleges in America.

    University of Maryland - College Park

    4 Year,

    COLLEGE PARK, MD,

    5406 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says UMD-College Park was a great investment! As a transfer student from community college, I thought that I would have a hard time adjusting, but all the professors and people that I met were friendly....In terms of academics, I was part of the limited enrollment graphic design program and it wasn't the best. There were times when the professors admitted that they really didn't know the material well....

    Read 5406 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 51%,

    Net Price: $17,643,

    SAT Range: 1270-1480,

  23. #105 Best Colleges in America.

    Clemson University

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    4 Year,

    CLEMSON, SC,

    3441 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says My blood will forever run orange! Clemson is an excellent state school located in Clemson, SC. I had the pleasure of attending Clemson from 2018-2021 and received a degree in biochemistry. The....

    Read 3441 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 62%,

    Net Price: $22,935,

    SAT Range: 1210-1390,

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