Regional University Midwest Rankings

Regional University Midwest Methodology

Regional Universities offer a full range of undergrad programs and some master's programs but few doctoral programs. Regional Universities include Providence College, Elon University, Creighton University and Santa Clara University.

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

Tuition and fees:
$24,750 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,481
Setting:
rural
#51 Overall Score: 51 out of 100.

A private institution, Concordia University was founded in 1894.

Tuition and fees:
$29,890 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
3,196
Setting:
suburban
#51 Overall Score: 51 out of 100.

Olivet Nazarene University

Bourbonnais, IL

Olivet Nazarene University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,196, with a gender distribution of 36.1 percent male students and 63.9 percent female students. At this school, 82 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 18 percent of students live off campus.

Tuition and fees:
$26,180 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,096
Setting:
city
#53 Overall Score: 50 out of 100.

Founded in 1850, Heidelberg University is a private institution. Heidelberg University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$28,948 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
3,065
Setting:
suburban
#53 Overall Score: 50 out of 100.

Lawrence Technological University is a private institution that was founded in 1932. The school has 77 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Lawrence Technological University is 11:1.

Tuition and fees:
$23,290 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
2,203
Setting:
urban
#53 Overall Score: 50 out of 100.

North Park University

Chicago, IL

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

Tuition and fees:
$26,760 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
879
Setting:
suburban
#53 Overall Score: 50 out of 100.

Ursuline College

Pepper Pike, OH

A private institution, Ursuline College was founded in 1871.

Tuition and fees:
$26,460 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,922
Setting:
city
#57 Overall Score: 49 out of 100.

Aquinas College

Grand Rapids, MI

Aquinas College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,922, with a gender distribution of 40 percent male students and 60 percent female students. At this school, 71.1 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 28.9 percent of students live off campus.

Tuition and fees:
$23,806 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,738
Setting:
rural
#57 Overall Score: 49 out of 100.

Muskingum University

New Concord, OH

Founded in 1837, Muskingum University is a private institution. Muskingum University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$8,944 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$16,690 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
8,270
Setting:
rural
#57 Overall Score: 49 out of 100.

University of Wisconsin--Stout is a public institution that was founded in 1891. The school has 38.7 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at University of Wisconsin--Stout is 19:1.

Tuition and fees:
$25,800 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,840
Setting:
suburban
#60 Overall Score: 48 out of 100.

College of Mount St. Joseph was established in 1920 as a private institution. College of Mount St. Joseph follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

Tuition and fees:
$23,400 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
3,058
Setting:
rural
#60 Overall Score: 48 out of 100.

Spring Arbor University

Spring Arbor, MI

A private institution, Spring Arbor University was founded in 1873.

Tuition and fees:
$25,580 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
936
Setting:
rural
#62 Overall Score: 47 out of 100.

Baker University

Baldwin City, KS

Baker University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 936, with a gender distribution of 52.6 percent male students and 47.4 percent female students. At this school, 74 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 26 percent of students live off campus.

In-state tuition and fees:
$10,466 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$15,607 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
13,261
Setting:
rural
#62 Overall Score: 47 out of 100.

Ferris State University

Big Rapids, MI

Located in Big Rapids, Mich., Ferris State University offers bachelor’s degrees in arts, integrative studies, science, and social work. Ferris State students can attend many campus events, including music festivals, comedy shows, film screenings, and lectures.

Tuition and fees:
$29,798 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
3,898
Setting:
city
#62 Overall Score: 47 out of 100.

University of Findlay

Findlay, OH

University of Findlay is a private institution that was founded in 1882. The school has 60.2 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at University of Findlay is 15:1.

In-state tuition and fees:
$7,676 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$15,249 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
6,611
Setting:
suburban
#65 Overall Score: 46 out of 100.

University of Wisconsin--Green Bay was established in 1965 as a public institution. University of Wisconsin--Green Bay follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$7,360 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$14,934 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
12,322
Setting:
city
#65 Overall Score: 46 out of 100.

A public institution, University of Wisconsin--Oshkosh was founded in 1871.

In-state tuition and fees:
$8,930 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$14,590 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
8,405
Setting:
city
#65 Overall Score: 46 out of 100.

Winona State University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 8,405, with a gender distribution of 39 percent male students and 61 percent female students. At this school, 31 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 69 percent of students live off campus.

Tuition and fees:
$23,231 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,932
Setting:
urban
#68 Overall Score: 45 out of 100.

Alverno College

Milwaukee, WI

Founded in 1887, Alverno College is a private institution. Alverno College follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

Tuition and fees:
$25,150 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
4,419
Setting:
suburban
#68 Overall Score: 45 out of 100.

Concordia University Wisconsin is a private institution that was founded in 1881. The school has 49.2 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Concordia University Wisconsin is 14:1.

Tuition and fees:
$26,050 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
2,240
Setting:
suburban
#68 Overall Score: 45 out of 100.

McKendree University

Lebanon, IL

McKendree University was established in 1828 as a private institution. McKendree University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$6,908 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$13,388 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
17,434
Setting:
city
#68 Overall Score: 45 out of 100.

Missouri State University

Springfield, MO

At Missouri State University, students can explore more than 300 campus organizations, fraternities and sororities, community service programs, and Division I sports. Notable alumni include actor John Goodman, who starred in the television show Roseanne and in movies such as The Big Lebowski, O Brother, Where Art Thou?, and Raising Arizona.

In-state tuition and fees:
$7,457 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$15,030 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
7,648
Setting:
rural
#72 Overall Score: 44 out of 100.

University of Wisconsin--Platteville has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,648, with a gender distribution of 65.7 percent male students and 34.3 percent female students. At this school, 43 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 57 percent of students live off campus.

In-state tuition and fees:
$7,721 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$15,294 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
6,061
Setting:
suburban
#72 Overall Score: 44 out of 100.

Founded in 1874, University of Wisconsin--River Falls is a public institution. University of Wisconsin--River Falls follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$5,574 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$9,774 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
3,020
Setting:
rural
#72 Overall Score: 44 out of 100.

Wayne State College is a public institution that was founded in 1909. The school has 43.9 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Wayne State College is 20:1.

In-state tuition and fees:
$7,531 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$15,010 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
13,504
Setting:
city
#75 Overall Score: 43 out of 100.

Minnesota State University--Mankato was established in 1867 as a public institution. Minnesota State University--Mankato follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

1 2 3 4 5 .. 7

Show 25 schools
U.S.News Compass

College Search

Top College Resources

Looking at colleges? Find out what you need to know.

Studying in the United States
Paying for College
Finding the Right School
Applying to College

Find Accredited Colleges

AA, AS and Other 2-Year Degrees; BA, BS and Other 4-Year Degrees; MA, MS, MBA and Other Master's Degrees; Professional Certificates and Certifications.
Learn More at www.usnewsuniversitydirectory.com!