Regional College Midwest Rankings

Regional College Midwest Methodology

These colleges focus on undergraduate education but grant fewer than half their degrees in liberal arts disciplines. Regional Colleges include Messiah College, High Point University, Taylor University and the California Maritime Academy.

These rankings are split into 4 regions: North, South, Midwest and West.

U.S. News rank School Tuition and Fees Total enrollment Fall 2012 acceptance rate Average freshman retention rate 6-year graduation rate Classes with fewer than 20 students SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile
#51 Overall Score: 50 out of 100. Evangel University

Springfield, MO

$19,920 2,079 66.6% 72% 8 49% 6
#52 Overall Score: 49 out of 100. Concordia University 1

Ann Arbor, MI

$22,464 N/A 55.8% 4 60% 8 44% 6
#52 Overall Score: 49 out of 100. Dakota Wesleyan University

Mitchell, SD

$22,700 835 73.3% 67% 8 42%
#52 Overall Score: 49 out of 100. Olivet College

Olivet, MI

$23,021 1,147 51.2% 68% 43%
#55 Overall Score: 48 out of 100. Grand View University

Des Moines, IA

$22,708 2,232 92.3% 69% 49%
#56 Overall Score: 47 out of 100. Northern State University

Aberdeen, SD

in-state: $7,563, out-of-state: $9,563 3,449 89.8% 69% 46%
#56 Overall Score: 47 out of 100. Ottawa University 1

Ottawa, KS

$23,000 N/A 94.8% 4 54% 8 41% 8
#58 Overall Score: 45 out of 100. Crown College

St. Bonifacius, MN

$22,430 1,282 56.2% 72% 50%
#58 Overall Score: 45 out of 100. Kansas Wesleyan University

Salina, KS

$23,800 745 47.9% 55% 40%
#58 Overall Score: 45 out of 100. Mayville State University

Mayville, ND

in-state: $6,353, out-of-state: $8,675 1,020 59.8% 54% 36%
#61 Overall Score: 44 out of 100. Dunwoody College of Technology

Minneapolis, MN

$18,514 1,131 68.7% N/A N/A
#61 Overall Score: 44 out of 100. Sterling College

Sterling, KS

$21,200 653 51.5% 62% 34%
#63 Overall Score: 43 out of 100. MacMurray College

Jacksonville, IL

$22,450 625 66.4% 56% 36%
#64 Overall Score: 42 out of 100. Bethany College 1

Lindsborg, KS

$22,624 N/A 59.7% 4 61% 8 37% 8
#64 Overall Score: 42 out of 100. Missouri Southern State University

Joplin, MO

in-state: $5,376, out-of-state: $10,225 5,417 96.2% 62% 34% 6
#64 Overall Score: 42 out of 100. Notre Dame College of Ohio

Cleveland, OH

$26,344 2,129 88.1% 66% 8 36%
#67 Overall Score: 40 out of 100. Chadron State College 1

Chadron, NE

in-state: $5,600, out-of-state: $9,860 N/A N/A 67% 8 43% 8
#67 Overall Score: 40 out of 100. Midland University

Fremont, NE

$27,146 1,126 98.0% 61% 8 46%
#69 Overall Score: 39 out of 100. Lake Superior State University

Sault Ste. Marie, MI

in-state: $9,960, out-of-state: $14,880 2,531 89.7% 69% 32% 6
#70 Overall Score: 38 out of 100. Rochester College

Rochester Hills, MI

$20,728 1,183 89.4% 61% 8 40% 6
#71 Overall Score: 37 out of 100. Kuyper College 1

Grand Rapids, MI

$17,950 N/A 54.9% 4 73% 8 43% 6
#71 Overall Score: 37 out of 100. Missouri Western State University

St. Joseph, MO

in-state: $6,497, out-of-state: $12,489 6,056 100.0% 62% 30%
#71 Overall Score: 37 out of 100. North Central University

Minneapolis, MN

$19,996 1,297 96.9% 67% 46%
#71 Overall Score: 37 out of 100. Ohio Christian University 1

Circleville, OH

$17,350 N/A 63.2% 4 53% 8 45% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Central Christian College 1

McPherson, KS

$19,050 N/A N/A 65% 8 35% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Central State University

Wilberforce, OH

in-state: $4,710, out-of-state: $11,930 2,152 36.7% 50% 27%
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Chancellor University 1

Seven Hills, OH

$11,550 N/A 100.0% 45% 8 8% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Dickinson State University 1

Dickinson, ND

in-state: $5,848, out-of-state: $8,200 N/A 66.4% 4 68% 8 31% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Finlandia University 1

Hancock, MI

$20,480 N/A 66.4% 4 48% 8 37% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Grace Bible College 1

Grand Rapids, MI

$12,424 N/A 80.9% 4 60% 8 35% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Grace University 1

Omaha, NE

$17,366 N/A 57.0% 4 82% 8 36% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Hannibal-​LaGrange University

Hannibal, MO

$17,920 1,254 67.1% 58% 44% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Harris-​Stowe State University 1

St. Louis, MO

in-state: $5,110, out-of-state: $9,648 N/A N/A 45% 8 14% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Herzing University 1

Madison, WI

$11,150 N/A 99.6% 4 47% 8 38% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Indiana University East

Richmond, IN

in-state: $6,639, out-of-state: $17,778 4,186 59.7% 64% 25%
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Indiana University—​Kokomo

Kokomo, IN

in-state: $6,675, out-of-state: $17,778 3,719 70.4% 62% 22%
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Iowa Wesleyan College 1

Mount Pleasant, IA

$24,300 N/A 64.3% 4 42% 8 30% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Kendall College

Chicago, IL

$24,246 1,812 99.2% 56% 44%
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Lincoln College

Lincoln, IL

$17,500 1,232 74.2% 4 53% 8 N/A
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Maranatha Baptist Bible College

Watertown, WI

$13,120 983 73.9% 75% 8 46%
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Missouri Valley College 1

Marshall, MO

$17,900 N/A 49.9% 4 50% 8 30% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Presentation College 1

Aberdeen, SD

$16,205 N/A 75.0% 4 67% 8 45% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Purdue University—​North Central

Westville, IN

in-state: $7,045, out-of-state: $16,769 6,048 72.1% 56% 18%
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Silver Lake College 1

Manitowoc, WI

$22,470 N/A 59.7% 4 60% 8 42% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Urbana University 1

Urbana, OH

$21,566 N/A 64.4% 4 56% 8 31% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Waldorf College 1

Forest City, IA

$19,820 N/A 56.7% 4 37% 8 43% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Wilberforce University

Wilberforce, OH

$13,250 549 N/A N/A 29% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
William Penn University 1

Oskaloosa, IA

$23,210 N/A 62.4% 4 60% 8 27% 6
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
York College

York, NE

$15,600 472 56.5% 64% 8 26%
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking. Baker College of Flint 1

Flint, MI

$7,740 N/A 100.0% 4 N/A 15% 6

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