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This data is sourced from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System ( http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/ ).

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We have compiled the following school lists that highlight a wide range of factors, including student-teacher ratio, highest female-to-male ratio, lowest in-state tuition, among others. Within these lists you'll find the usual suspects, but many surprises. Happy college hunting!

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most out of state students Not From These Parts(Highest Out-of-State Student Ratio)


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