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Degreechoices has applied our economic analysis to approximately 2,000 colleges and universities to show students which schools provide the best return on their educational investment. Filter to your state or preferred college-type and see which schools perform the best.

#### Abilene Christian University

Abilene, Texas

The economic score is calculated using two factors: 1) how fast students are able to payback their educational investment with new earnings and 2) how much alumni earn compared to all alumni in the same state, 10 years after enrollment. These two factors are referred to as payback and earnings*plus.
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These scorings are based on the most recent data released by the U.S. Department of Education’s College Scorecard and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS).

The median net cost of students who receive federal financial aid. This is lower than the price advertised by the school.

Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: + $4,347

How much more/less money the median student earns against all bachelor students in the same state, same enrollment year.

Schools with a graduation rate in the bottom 50% *in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### Adelphi University

Garden City, New York

The economic score is calculated using two factors: 1) how fast students are able to payback their educational investment with new earnings and 2) how much alumni earn compared to all alumni in the same state, 10 years after enrollment. These two factors are referred to as payback and earnings*plus.
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These scorings are based on the most recent data released by the U.S. Department of Education’s College Scorecard and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS).

The median net cost of students who receive federal financial aid. This is lower than the price advertised by the school.

Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: + $9,690

How much more/less money the median student earns against all bachelor students in the same state, same enrollment year.

Schools with a graduation rate in the bottom 50% *in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### Adrian College

Adrian, Michigan

The economic score is calculated using two factors: 1) how fast students are able to payback their educational investment with new earnings and 2) how much alumni earn compared to all alumni in the same state, 10 years after enrollment. These two factors are referred to as payback and earnings*plus.
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These scorings are based on the most recent data released by the U.S. Department of Education’s College Scorecard and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS).

The median net cost of students who receive federal financial aid. This is lower than the price advertised by the school.

Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: + $7,332

How much more/less money the median student earns against all bachelor students in the same state, same enrollment year.

Schools with a graduation rate in the bottom 50% *in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### AdventHealth University

Orlando, Florida

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Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: + $14,067

*in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### Agnes Scott College

Decatur, Georgia

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Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: + $6,282

*in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Albany, New York

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Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: + $63,422

*in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### Albertus Magnus College

New Haven, Connecticut

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Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: - $14,298

*in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### Albion College

Albion, Michigan

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Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: + $10,746

*in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### Albizu University-Miami

Miami, Florida

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Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: - $5,788

*in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### Albright College

Reading, Pennsylvania

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Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: - $630

*in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### Alfred University

Alfred, New York

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Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: - $6,564

*in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### Allegheny College

Meadville, Pennsylvania

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Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: + $4,142

*in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### Alma College

Alma, Michigan

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Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: + $5,579

*in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### Alvernia University

Reading, Pennsylvania

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Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: - $4,898

*in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### Alverno College

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: - $4,480

*in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### American Academy of Art

Chicago, Illinois

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Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: - $9,042

*in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### American University

Washington, District of Columbia

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Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: + $22,647

*in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### Amherst College

Amherst, Massachusetts

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Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: + $3,809

*in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### Anderson University

Anderson, South Carolina

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Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: - $4,692

*in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.

#### Anderson University

Anderson, Indiana

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Average time in years to *pay back* educational costs.

Median earnings of all students 10 years after enrollment. Includes students that did not graduate.

^{Plus}: - $2,536

*in their state* are shown in red. Schools in the bottom 25% nationally are put to the end of the ranking list.