UNCG has been ranked No. 56 among the top 150 best colleges for your money nationwide by College Factual, a new site that uses customizable, outcomes-based tools and rankings systems to guide students through the college selection process.
UNCG’s ranking reflects the institution’s academic quality and economic value, based on the cost of obtaining an undergraduate degree. Factors in the ranking include average student loan debt per student, loan default rates, how well the institution retains and graduates students and graduates’ starting salaries and earning potential.
College Factual’s ranking system is based on a series of algorithms that include information from the Department of Education.