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50 best colleges on the East Coast

  • #40. Smith College

    - Location: Northampton, MA
    - Acceptance rate: 32%
    - Net price: $26,734
    - SAT range: 1240-1470
    - Median earnings six years after graduation: $46,200
    - Overall rank: #56
     

  • #39. Colgate University

    - Location: Hamilton, NY
    - Acceptance rate: 28%
    - Net price: $22,182
    - SAT range: 1310-1500
    - Median earnings six years after graduation: $63,600
    - Overall rank: #55
     

  • #38. Davidson College

    - Location: Davidson, NC
    - Acceptance rate: 20%
    - Net price: $28,339
    - SAT range: 1310-1470
    - Median earnings six years after graduation: $58,900
    - Overall rank: #54
     

  • #37. Hamilton College

    - Location: Clinton, NY
    - Acceptance rate: 24%
    - Net price: $22,139
    - SAT range: 1360-1510
    - Median earnings six years after graduation: $60,200
    - Overall rank: #53
     

  • #36. College of William & Mary

    - Location: Williamsburg, VA
    - Acceptance rate: 36%
    - Net price: $17,415
    - SAT range: 1300-1480
    - Median earnings six years after graduation: $58,500
    - Overall rank: #52
     

  • #35. Boston College

    - Location: Chestnut Hill, MA
    - Acceptance rate: 32%
    - Net price: $27,299
    - SAT range: 1320-1490
    - Median earnings six years after graduation: $72,500
    - Overall rank: #51
     

  • #34. Colby College

    - Location: Waterville, ME
    - Acceptance rate: 16%
    - Net price: $20,361
    - SAT range: 1340-1500
    - Median earnings six years after graduation: $58,100
    - Overall rank: #50
     

  • #33. Lehigh University

    - Location: Bethlehem, PA
    - Acceptance rate: 25%
    - Net price: $26,933
    - SAT range: 1270-1430
    - Median earnings six years after graduation: $81,900
    - Overall rank: #49
     

  • #32. Virginia Tech

    - Location: Blacksburg, VA
    - Acceptance rate: 70%
    - Net price: $18,700
    - SAT range: 1180-1360
    - Median earnings six years after graduation: $62,500
    - Overall rank: #47
     

  • #31. Northeastern University

    - Location: Boston, MA
    - Acceptance rate: 27%
    - Net price: $30,784
    - SAT range: 1370-1520
    - Median earnings six years after graduation: $67,400
    - Overall rank: #46