PHILADELPHIA, June 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- College ranking website BestValueSchools.com has released its feature on the 30 most charming college town main streets for 2017-2018.
The feature was compiled by evaluating information on more than 100 college towns for features such as historical, cultural, and architectural interest, roster of events, nightlife, and walkability.
"Environment contributes to quality of life, and for this reason we believe an appealing setting can add significant value to a college education," said BestValueSchools.com editor Paul Church. "We hope this resource will be helpful to prospective students seeking an appealing and vibrant college community experience overall."
Main streets in the following college towns were included in the feature.
Bath, Maine - University College at Bath/Brunswick
Beloit, Wisconsin - Beloit College
Burlington, Vermont - University of Vermont, Saint Michael's College, Champlain College
Cazenovia, New York - Cazenovia College
Cedar Falls, Iowa - Upper Iowa University
Coeur díAlene, Idaho - University of Idaho Coeur díAlene, North Idaho College, Lewis-Clark State College Coeur díAlene
Danville, Kentucky - Centre College
Denton, Texas - University of North Texas, Texas Women's University
Greenville, South Carolina - Furman University, Bob Jones University, Greenville Technical College
Harrisonburg, Virginia - James Madison University, Eastern Mennonite University
Holland, Michigan - Hope College, Western Theological Seminary
Jacksonville, Illinois - Illinois College, MacMurray College
La Crosse, Wisconsin - University of Wisconsin ñ La Crosse, Viterbo University, Western Technical College
Lynchburg, Virginia - Liberty University, Lynchburg College, Randolph College, Virginia University of Lynchburg
Middletown, Connecticut - Wesleyan University, Middlesex Community College
Montclair, New Jersey - Montclair State University
Morgantown, West Virginia - West Virginia University
Natchitoches, Louisiana - Northwestern State University
Newark, Delaware - University of Delaware
Newport, Rhode Island - Salve Regina University, Naval War College
Plano, Texas - Strayer University, Collin County Community College
Port Townsend, Washington - Goddard College, Peninsula College
Rochester, Michigan - Oakland University, Rochester College
Rogers, Arkansas - Bryan College
Rome, Georgia - Shorter University, Georgia Highlands College, Northwestern Technical College
San Luis Obispo, California - California Polytechnic State University
Staunton, Virginia - Mary Baldwin University
Walla Walla, Washington - Whitman College, Walla Walla University
Williamsburg, Virginia - College of William and Mary
York, Pennsylvania - Penn State York, York College of Pennsylvania
For the full list and descriptions, visit http://www.bestvalueschools.com/charming-college-town-main-streets/.
BestValueSchools.com is a one-stop online guide to high-value college and university degree programs. Best Value Schools provides free information and resources to help students find affordable, high-quality schools. Best Value Schools issues more than 50 value-focused college and university rankings each year, covering online and traditional campus degree programs including business and MBA, healthcare and nursing, psychology and counseling, education, computer science, and more.
Contact: Paul Church, Editor
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