Business First released their 2017 rankings of the top public colleges in the nation. This year the top spot went to the University of Michigan, followed by the state universities of North Carolina and California. Read the full report here.
In the slideshow above, find out where New York's four-year public colleges rank in the national top 250.
499 colleges were analyzed based on 22 factors, including but not limited to admission rate, average annual cost of tuition, gender balance of student body and faculty, and earnings after six years. See the full explanation of the methodology here.
Source: timesunion.com (via The Empire Report)