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Princeton Review Ranks Augustana Among Best in the Midwest

The Princeton Review, a nationally known education services company, has again ranked Augustana among the best colleges in the Midwest. The College is listed among 155 premier institutions The Princeton Review recommends in its "Best in the Midwest" section of its website feature, "2014 Best Colleges: Region by Region."

"We're pleased to recommend these colleges to users of our site as the best schools to earn their undergrad degrees," said Robert Franek, Princeton Review's senior vice president and publisher. "We chose these as our 'regional best' colleges mainly for their excellent academic programs.”

The schools in The Princeton Review’s "2014 Best Colleges: Region by Region" website section are also rated by the following categories: Academics, Admissions Selectivity, Financial Aid, Fire Safety, Quality of Life, and Green.

The 155 colleges The Princeton Review chose for its "Best in the Midwest" list are located in 12 states: Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

Earlier this month, Augustana was ranked among the nation’s best colleges and universities nationwide according to Forbes’ annual list of “America’s Top Colleges.”