- Business Insider recently ranked the most underrated colleges in America.
- The ranking is based on a comparison of the schools’ US News & World Report ranking with post-attendance median incomes as reported by the US Department of Education.
- Here are the details for how we calculated the ranking.
We recently came out with our ranking of the most underrated colleges in America.
To determine which schools were underrated, we considered two factors: reputation and future earnings. We figured that schools with mediocre or obscure reputations but whose students made high salaries would be underrated.
We used the following rankings to compile this list: