Kiplinger ranked the University of Dayton as one of the 100 best values in private college education. UD ranked 191 on a wider-ranging list that included 300 private and public colleges.

UD named a ‘best value’ among nation’s colleges

The University of Dayton was named one of the “best values” in higher education by Kiplinger, ranking 59 out of 100 among private schools.

Kiplinger, an organization focusing on personal finance and business forecasting, weighs academic quality and affordability to determine which colleges offer the “best value.”

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Xavier University in Cincinnati came in at 96 among private schools, according to the report.

Kiplinger also ranked 300 public and private colleges alongside each other. On that list, the University of Dayton ranked 191, Ohio State came in at 107 and Miami University was ranked 147.

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Below is a listing of every Ohio college that was ranked in Kiplinger’s list of 300:

50. Kenyon College, Gambier

83. Oberlin College, Oberlin

91. Denison University, Granville

107. Ohio State University, Columbus

112. College of Wooster, Wooster

143. Franciscan University of Steubenville, Seubenville

145. Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland

147. Miami University, Oxford

191. University of Dayton, Dayton

290. Xavier University, Cincinnati

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