But we knew that already, didn’t we?
Based on a more strict criteria due to “hard times in higher ed,” new areas have been included to determine “best value” such as:
- % of students who return for their sophomore year,
- 4-year graduation rate,
- low cost of attendance,
- amount of available financial aid, and
- % of students who borrow
Numero uno went to University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, which means UF has state bragging rights. It’s Great to be a Florida Gator! Here’s just another reason why.
- Article: UF named a 2011-2012 best-value public college by Kiplinger’s (UF News)
- Slide Show: 10 Top Values in Public Colleges, 2012 (Kiplinger’s)