College, Inc.: Kiplinger rankings

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 01/04/2011

Kiplinger: D.C. region awash in collegiate values

Many colleges in Maryland and (especially) Virginia have made this year's Kiplinger 100 list of top public collegiate values, delivering high quality at a reasonable price. Flagships in Virginia and Maryland capture three of the top five spots. (The University...

By Daniel de Vise  |  11:02 AM ET, 01/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Aid, Aid, Aid, Aid | Tags:  Kiplinger rankings, best maryland colleges, best virginia colleges, best-value colleges, college rankings, college rankings value, college values

Posted at 01:11 PM ET, 10/28/2010

Kiplinger cites 11 area schools for quality, value

Ever heard of Christendom College? Hood College? Those schools and nine others in Maryland, Virginia and the District appear on this year's ranking of best values in private higher education from Kiplinger's Personal Finance. Kiplinger attempts to single out schools...

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Categories:  Rankings, Rankings, Rankings, Rankings | Tags:  Kiplinger rankings, best value colleges, college rankings

Posted at 10:21 AM ET, 08/30/2010

Rating the college rankings

In a post a few days ago, I discussed the recent proliferation of college rankings and ratings and attempted a brief analysis of how each differs from the others. Today, the Chronicle of Higher Education takes that conversation a step...

By Daniel de Vise  |  10:21 AM ET, 08/30/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Rankings, Rankings, Rankings | Tags:  Forbes rankings, Kiplinger rankings, US News rankings, Washington Monthly rankings, best colleges, college rankings, college ratings