2024 Best Colleges Rankings
College Raptor’s 2024 Best Colleges Rankings have arrived! These lists shine the spotlight on the best colleges and universities that the US has to offer.
Each of these rankings is based on an analysis of data about the school’s selectivity, financial health, graduation rates, student success, and more. We’ve outlined our Best Colleges Rankings full methodology here.
In addition to the top 50 Best College Rankings for 2024, we’ve included 19 additional categories (like “research colleges” and “top HBCUs”). We know that each student has unique considerations in what they are looking for in a school and these top best schools have something for everyone.