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.

Tuition and fees:
$22,708 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
2,195
Setting:
city
#55 Overall Score: 48 out of 100.

Grand View University

Des Moines, IA

A private institution, Grand View University was founded in 1896.

In-state tuition and fees:
$7,563 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$9,563 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
2,967
Setting:
city
#56 Overall Score: 47 out of 100.

Northern State University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,967, with a gender distribution of 41.2 percent male students and 58.8 percent female students. At this school, 26 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 74 percent of students live off campus.

Tuition and fees:
$23,000 (2012-13)
Setting:
rural
#56 Overall Score: 47 out of 100.

Ottawa University

Ottawa, KS

Founded in 1865, Ottawa University is a private institution. Ottawa University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$22,430 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,101
Setting:
rural
#58 Overall Score: 45 out of 100.

Crown College

St. Bonifacius, MN

Crown College is a private institution that was founded in 1916.

Tuition and fees:
$23,800 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
711
Setting:
city
#58 Overall Score: 45 out of 100.

Kansas Wesleyan University was established in 1886 as a private institution. Kansas Wesleyan University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$6,353 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$8,675 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
990
Setting:
rural
#58 Overall Score: 45 out of 100.

A public institution, Mayville State University was founded in 1889.

Tuition and fees:
$18,514 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,131
Setting:
urban
#61 Overall Score: 44 out of 100.

Dunwoody College of Technology has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,131, with a gender distribution of 86.7 percent male students and 13.3 percent female students. 100 percent of students live off campus.

Tuition and fees:
$21,200 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
653
Setting:
rural
#61 Overall Score: 44 out of 100.

Sterling College

Sterling, KS

Founded in 1887, Sterling College is a private institution. Sterling College follows a 4-1-4-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$22,450 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
625
Setting:
city
#63 Overall Score: 43 out of 100.

MacMurray College

Jacksonville, IL

MacMurray College is a private institution that was founded in 1846. The school has 57.9 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at MacMurray College is 13:1.

Tuition and fees:
$22,624 (2012-13)
Setting:
rural
#64 Overall Score: 42 out of 100.

Bethany College

Lindsborg, KS

Bethany College was established in 1881 as a private institution. Bethany College follows a 4-1-4-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$5,376 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$10,225 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
5,351
Setting:
suburban
#64 Overall Score: 42 out of 100.

A public institution, Missouri Southern State University was founded in 1937. Missouri Southern State University offers a Greek system, where 2.8 percent of the student body is involved in a sorority and 2.5 percent is involved in a fraternity.

Tuition and fees:
$26,344 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,848
Setting:
suburban
#64 Overall Score: 42 out of 100.

Notre Dame College of Ohio has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,848, with a gender distribution of 46.1 percent male students and 53.9 percent female students. At this school, 51 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 49 percent of students live off campus.

In-state tuition and fees:
$5,600 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$9,860 (2012-13)
Setting:
rural
#67 Overall Score: 40 out of 100.

Chadron State College

Chadron, NE

Founded in 1911, Chadron State College is a public institution. Chadron State College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$27,146 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,097
Setting:
suburban
#67 Overall Score: 40 out of 100.

Midland University

Fremont, NE

Midland University is a private institution that was founded in 1883. The school has 43.6 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Midland University is 10:1.

In-state tuition and fees:
$9,960 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$14,880 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
2,523
Setting:
rural
#69 Overall Score: 39 out of 100.

Lake Superior State University

Sault Ste. Marie, MI

Lake Superior State University was established in 1946 as a public institution. Lake Superior State University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$20,728 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,164
Setting:
suburban
#70 Overall Score: 38 out of 100.

Rochester College

Rochester Hills, MI

A private institution, Rochester College was founded in 1959.

Tuition and fees:
$17,950 (2012-13)
Setting:
suburban
#71 Overall Score: 37 out of 100.

Kuyper College

Grand Rapids, MI

Founded in 1939, Kuyper College is a private institution. Kuyper College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$6,497 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$12,489 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
5,885
Setting:
city
#71 Overall Score: 37 out of 100.

Missouri Western State University is a public institution that was founded in 1969. The school has 47.4 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Missouri Western State University is 19:1.

Tuition and fees:
$19,996 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,297
Setting:
urban
#71 Overall Score: 37 out of 100.

North Central University

Minneapolis, MN

North Central University was established in 1930 as a private institution. North Central University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$17,350 (2012-13)
Setting:
urban
#71 Overall Score: 37 out of 100.

Ohio Christian University

Circleville, OH

Ohio Christian University was founded as a private institution.

Tuition and fees:
$19,050 (2012-13)
Setting:
city
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Founded in 1884, Central Christian College is a private institution. Central Christian College follows a 4-1-4-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$4,710 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$11,930 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
2,116
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Central State University

Wilberforce, OH

Central State University is a public institution that was founded in 1887. The school has 61.4 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Central State University is 13:1.

Tuition and fees:
$11,550 (2012-13)
Setting:
urban
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Chancellor University

Seven Hills, OH

Chancellor University was established in 1848 as a private institution. Chancellor University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$5,848 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$8,200 (2013-14)
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

A public institution, Dickinson State University was founded in 1918.

Tuition and fees:
$20,480 (2012-13)
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Finlandia University

Hancock, MI

Founded in 1896, Finlandia University is a private institution. Finlandia University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

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