Regional University South Rankings

Regional University South 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.

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
#55 Overall Score: 48 out of 100. Columbia International University

Columbia, SC

$18,745 953 64.4% 81% 69%
#55 Overall Score: 48 out of 100. Eastern Kentucky University

Richmond, KY

in-state: $7,536, out-of-state: $16,608 15,968 60.0% 66% 38%
#55 Overall Score: 48 out of 100. St. Leo University

Saint Leo, FL

$19,610 5,383 84.8% 69% 43%
#55 Overall Score: 48 out of 100. University of North Georgia

Dahlonega, GA

in-state: $6,692, out-of-state: $19,274 6,413 56.3% 78% 54%
#59 Overall Score: 47 out of 100. Belhaven University

Jackson, MS

$19,970 3,531 46.6% 69% 46%
#59 Overall Score: 47 out of 100. Morehead State University

Morehead, KY

in-state: $7,498, out-of-state: $18,746 11,172 84.5% 69% 43%
#61 Overall Score: 46 out of 100. Arkansas State University

State University, AR

in-state: $7,510, out-of-state: $13,120 13,877 70.6% 70% 39%
#62 Overall Score: 45 out of 100. Coastal Carolina University

Conway, SC

in-state: $9,840, out-of-state: $22,850 9,335 74.0% 64% 47%
#62 Overall Score: 45 out of 100. Jacksonville University

Jacksonville, FL

$29,900 3,936 45.3% 61% 37%
#62 Overall Score: 45 out of 100. St. Thomas University

Miami Gardens, FL

$26,370 2,458 45.7% 69% 32%
#62 Overall Score: 45 out of 100. Winston-​Salem State University

Winston-Salem, NC

in-state: $4,941, out-of-state: $14,091 5,689 55.7% 78% 37% 6
#66 Overall Score: 44 out of 100. Lincoln Memorial University

Harrogate, TN

$19,460 4,338 65.2% 67% 45%
#66 Overall Score: 44 out of 100. University of Central Arkansas

Conway, AR

in-state: $7,595, out-of-state: $13,340 11,107 90.0% 71% 41%
#68 Overall Score: 43 out of 100. North Carolina Central University

Durham, NC

in-state: $5,525, out-of-state: $16,098 8,604 50.3% 72% 43%
#69 Overall Score: 42 out of 100. Austin Peay State University

Clarksville, TN

in-state: $7,158, out-of-state: $23,490 10,597 85.7% 69% 38%
#69 Overall Score: 42 out of 100. Campbellsville University

Campbellsville, KY

$22,196 3,664 66.7% 67% 8 42%
#69 Overall Score: 42 out of 100. Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw, GA

in-state: $6,807, out-of-state: $19,390 24,604 56.5% 76% 42%
#69 Overall Score: 42 out of 100. Valdosta State University

Valdosta, GA

in-state: $6,884, out-of-state: $19,466 12,515 59.2% 69% 41%
#73 Overall Score: 41 out of 100. Delta State University

Cleveland, MS

in-state: $5,724, out-of-state: $14,820 4,763 89.2% 62% 37%
#73 Overall Score: 41 out of 100. Francis Marion University

Florence, SC

in-state: $9,386, out-of-state: $18,364 4,093 58.9% 67% 43%
#73 Overall Score: 41 out of 100. King University

Bristol, TN

$24,960 2,342 72.2% 70% 50%
#73 Overall Score: 41 out of 100. Pfeiffer University

Misenheimer, NC

$24,150 2,025 96.1% 67% 8 41%
#77 Overall Score: 40 out of 100. Alcorn State University

Alcorn State, MS

in-state: $6,096, out-of-state: $15,096 3,950 47.1% 69% 32%
#77 Overall Score: 40 out of 100. Northern Kentucky University

Highland Heights, KY

in-state: $8,376, out-of-state: $16,464 15,634 46.7% 67% 37%
#79 Overall Score: 39 out of 100. Florida Gulf Coast University

Fort Myers, FL

in-state: $6,068, out-of-state: $25,112 13,471 67.6% 75% 8 46% 6

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