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It's no easy task to sort out which of the more than 3,000 four-year colleges and universities in the U.S. are the best, but we gathered a ton of data and did the math so you don't have to. Check out our list of 2019's top 25 destinations for your college education.

Best Schools 2017

We gathered data on more than 1,600 colleges and universities and figured out which ones were the best schools and four-year colleges of 2017. Check out the list and see if your school made the cut.

25 Best College Towns

We combed through over 170 communities to find the best college towns in the country, ranking on factors like crime rate, cost of rent, entertainment options and more. Did your favorite city make the list?

Student debt can be a drag no matter where you live, but it may be easier to pay them off in some states than others. Check out the top 10 states for repaying student loan debt and the data that put them there.

Career Changers 2018

If you've been thinking about making a change in your career, now might be the perfect time. Check out this list of next-level jobs that show strong prospects in the year ahead.