The Objective College Ranking

see ranking factor weights

1University of Central Florida
2The University of Texas at Austin
3Ohio State University-Main Campus
4Florida International University
5University of Florida
6Texas A & M University-College Station
7Michigan State University
8University of California-Los Angeles
9Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
10Florida State University
11University of Washington-Seattle Campus
12Indiana University-Bloomington
13University of California-Berkeley
14Rutgers University-New Brunswick
15University of California-Davis
16University of Georgia
17University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
18Texas State University
19University of South Florida-Main Campus
20University of Wisconsin-Madison
21University of Arizona
22The University of Alabama
23Virginia Commonwealth University
24Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis
25Temple University
26University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
27University of California-Irvine
28University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
29University of Nevada-Las Vegas
30Kennesaw State University
31Purdue University-Main Campus
32East Carolina University
33University of Utah
34University of California-San Diego
35The University of Texas at Arlington
36University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
37Florida Atlantic University
38University of Virginia-Main Campus
39Washington State University
40Towson University
41North Carolina State University at Raleigh
42University of California-Riverside
43Texas Tech University
44University of Cincinnati-Main Campus
45University of North Carolina at Charlotte
46Eastern Michigan University
47Kent State University at Kent
48University of Memphis
49University of California-Santa Barbara
50Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Please note that unlike most other college ranking methods out there, our ranking is based solely on objective, measurable data, such as student test scores and the like. There are no subjective factors considered at all. The main factors used in the ranking, as well as their weights in the ranking formula, are given below

It is also our goal to give you the college ranking that is most appropriate for you. Hence, if you do not like this ranking, just refresh the page until you do. As noted above, every single ranking given by this page is purely objective and therefore can be relied upon to give accurate results.

Key Ranking Factors

RankData FieldWeight
1Full time women (EF2013B Undergraduate All age categories total)878
2Enrolled part time men (IC2013)782
3Full time women (EF2013 All students Undergraduate total)680
4Current year GRS cohort as a percent of entering class (EF2013D)668
5Published out-of-state tuition and fees 2013-14 (IC2013_AY)569
6Part time men (EF2013B Undergraduate All age categories total)539
7Occupational (IC2013)453
8Total women (EF2013B Undergraduate All age categories total)447
9Full-time fall 2012 cohort (EF2013D)423
10Grand total (EF2013B Undergraduate All age categories total)408
11Percent of first-time degree/certificate-seeking students submitting ACT scores (IC2013)343
12SAT Math 25th percentile score (IC2013)295
13Degree of urbanization (Urban-centric locale) (HD2013)286
14Part-time retention rate 2013 (EF2013D)222
15ACT Composite 75th percentile score (IC2013)213
16On campus room and board 2013-14 (IC2013_AY)180
17Full time men (EF2013 All students Undergraduate total)161
18Institution has hospital (HD2013)142
19Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities (IC2013)113
20Admissions women (IC2013)97