Best Colleges in America 2022

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College rankings can help you find your dream school – but let’s be real, everyone has different needs. That’s why Money wants to help you build a customized list. Use our database of high-value colleges to create a shortlist that fits your interests. Then re-rank your colleges based on how important financial aid and postgraduate earnings are to you.

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Test Scores

Enter Score ( 1-36 )( 400 - 1600 )

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SAT must be between 400 and 1600

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