Regional College South Rankings

Regional College South 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:
$30,715 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
4,070
Setting:
suburban
#1 Overall Score: 100 out of 100.

High Point University

High Point, NC

Founded in 1924, High Point University is a private institution. High Point University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$22,734 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
2,004
Setting:
rural
#2 Overall Score: 95 out of 100.

John Brown University

Siloam Springs, AR

John Brown University is a private institution that was founded in 1919. The school has 54 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at John Brown University is 14:1.

Tuition and fees:
$30,642 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,665
Setting:
city
#2 Overall Score: 95 out of 100.

Meredith College

Raleigh, NC

Meredith College was established in 1891 as a private institution. Meredith College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$25,311 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
1,529
Setting:
suburban
#4 Overall Score: 92 out of 100.

Asbury University

Wilmore, KY

A private institution, Asbury University was founded in 1890.

Tuition and fees:
$28,580 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
2,040
Setting:
suburban
#5 Overall Score: 90 out of 100.

Florida Southern College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,040, with a gender distribution of 41.6 percent male students and 58.4 percent female students. At this school, 70 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 30 percent of students live off campus.

Tuition and fees:
$24,350 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
576
Setting:
rural
#6 Overall Score: 87 out of 100.

University of the Ozarks

Clarksville, AR

Founded in 1834, University of the Ozarks is a private institution. University of the Ozarks follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$27,830 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,173
Setting:
suburban
#6 Overall Score: 87 out of 100.

Wheeling Jesuit University is a private institution that was founded in 1954. The school has 74.4 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Wheeling Jesuit University is 11:1.

Tuition and fees:
$16,180 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
2,847
Setting:
suburban
#8 Overall Score: 86 out of 100.

Flagler College

St. Augustine, FL

Flagler College was established in 1968 as a private institution. Flagler College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$27,915 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
957
Setting:
suburban
#8 Overall Score: 86 out of 100.

Milligan College

Milligan College, TN

A private institution, Milligan College was founded in 1866.

Tuition and fees:
$25,600 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
834
Setting:
city
#10 Overall Score: 85 out of 100.

LaGrange College

LaGrange, GA

LaGrange College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 834, with a gender distribution of 42.7 percent male students and 57.3 percent female students. At this school, 64 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 36 percent of students live off campus.

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