The Answer Sheet: kiplingers


Posted at 01:13 PM ET, 10/28/2010

New college rankings based on quality, cost

The folks at Kiplinger.com, which offers financial advice, did some numbers crunching and came up with their list of the best values in private universities and liberal arts colleges, taking quality and cost into consideration.

By Valerie Strauss  |  01:13 PM ET, 10/28/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Costs | Tags:  best values in education, caltech, college costs, duke, harvard, higher education costs, kiplingers, kiplingers best values, mit, princeton, private schools, rice university, swarthmore college, total college costs, yale

Posted at 10:56 AM ET, 04/08/2010

Kiplinger’s new tool for understanding financial aid

Kiplinger's has a new online tool to help families understand financial aid letters sent from colleges and universities.

By Valerie Strauss  |  10:56 AM ET, 04/08/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Costs | Tags:  Kiplinger's, financial aid, kiplinger's and financial aid, money for college

Posted at 04:49 PM ET, 01/07/2010

11 public colleges in Va., Md. called great values

Public colleges and universities in Maryland and Virginia did exceptionally well in Kiplinger's new listing of best values in public higher education. Virginia has six schools in the top 100 and two in the top 10, while Maryland has five schools in the top 100 and one in the top 10.

By Valerie Strauss  |  04:49 PM ET, 01/07/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Costs | Tags:  Kiplingers, cost of education