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2023 Best Colleges in the Philadelphia Area

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  3. #7 Best Colleges in Philadelphia Area.

    Drexel University

    4 Year,

    PHILADELPHIA, PA,

    3059 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I couldn’t have committed to any other College than Drexel! As a leading university located in the heart of a vibrant city like Philadelphia, there is more than enough to explore with the...The major factor that convinced me to Drexel was their Co-Op programme! Drexel has the renowned the equips students with classroom learning and on the job experience which allows students to have a...Drexel education leaves a huge impact on every student that attends which in turn affects everyone around them positively.I love Drexel and everything there is with it, hence, there isn’t a thing I’d like see change about the school..

    Read 3059 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 77%,

    Net Price: $39,463,

    SAT Range: 1180-1380,

  4. #8 Best Colleges in Philadelphia Area.

    Temple University

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    4 Year,

    PHILADELPHIA, PA,

    5650 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says As a transferring student to Temple University, it was quite what I had expected. I had already been around the campus and had an idea of what it would be like. I really like how diverse the....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 71%,

    Net Price: $23,254,

    SAT Range: 1010-1230,

  5. #9 Best Colleges in Philadelphia Area.

    Thomas Jefferson University

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    4 Year,

    PHILADELPHIA, PA,

    1048 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says I am currently 1 year into a two MS program for UX Design. Moving across the country to attend school is not a new thing, but doing it with a family was daunting to say the least. Jefferson has been...I am currently a full-time employee, student, and dad. My professors and cohort members have been amazing to work with. Their knowledge and backgrounds are diverse which has helped me learn and grow...My professors come from incredible backgrounds and are able to provide daily examples/experiences that apply to the courses I am taking. It has made me better in my current job and helped me hone in...I would highly recommend TJU to any student looking to further their education!.

    Read 1048 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 70%,

    Net Price: $29,255,

    SAT Range: 1090-1270,

  6. #11 Best Colleges in Philadelphia Area.

    Rowan University

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    4 Year,

    GLASSBORO, NJ,

    1772 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Such a great school - education, location, and social wise. So glad to have chosen this school for great price too! I highly recommend going to Rowan University instead of going somewhere far for....

    Read 1772 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 78%,

    Net Price: $24,810,

    SAT Range: 1040-1250,

  7. #12 Best Colleges in Philadelphia Area.

    Rutgers University–Camden

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    4 Year,

    CAMDEN, NJ,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Throughout my time here, Rutgers University - Camden🖤❤️ has been nothing but great! Rutgers Camden is really a hidden gem and I have enjoyed all 3 years going here. This campus is so diverse in many....

    Read 814 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 76%,

    Net Price: $15,381,

    SAT Range: 980-1170,

  8. #13 Best Colleges in Philadelphia Area.

    La Salle University

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    4 Year,

    PHILADELPHIA, PA,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I am an incoming sophomore nursing student at La Salle University. I personally really enjoy the school, campus, and my peers. The surrounding area is not the best safety wise, but the school has a....

    Read 873 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 76%,

    Net Price: $25,401,

    SAT Range: 870-1080,

  9. Immaculata University

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    4 Year,

    IMMACULATA, PA,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says This school is great for those focusing on an education or college athletics career. The student to faculty ratio is unmatched and they are always willing to give help when needed. Teachers are...For social life, a lot of the sports teams have houses and apartments and host parties. There is a town center (west Chester) about 15 mins away where all of the bars are located. The social aspect....

    Read 298 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 82%,

    Net Price: $28,952,

    SAT Range: 990-1170,

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