Buffalo Niagara Area Is Home to Some of the Best U.S. Colleges

If you care about getting a great education, you’ll be in good company according to a recent study done by the data insights firm College Factual.

Universities in the local area received high rankings for their first-rate degree programs and their dedication to providing a quality education.

Attracting Students to the Area
Local residents aren’t the only ones drawn to nearby colleges. Students from all over the country – and all over the world – come to the area to get their degree. These undergraduates are always welcome in due to the new economic activity they generate for local businesses.

About the Rankings
Everyone deserves to get an education that is the best fit for them. That’s why College Factual created its 2019 Best Colleges in the United States ranking for undergraduate students. Over 3,000 U.S. colleges were analyzed in these rankings to determine which schools were best for students seeking overall quality.

To learn more, read College Factual’s Ranking Methodology.

Best Colleges in the United States Near Buffalo:

University at Buffalo
University at Buffalo is ranked #153 in the country and #19 in the state of New York. Roughly 20,400 undergraduates attend SUNY Buffalo each year. The freshman retention rate at the school is 86 percent. After graduation, some students choose to go to grad school. Others enter directly into the workforce making a median starting salary of $39,600. The mid-career median salary is $49,900.
Learn more about University at Buffalo.

Other Colleges ranked in College Factual Rankings l Methodology:
Canisius College is ranked #404.
Daemen College is ranked #578.
D’Youville College is ranked #629.
Buffalo State is ranked #1101.
Medaille College is ranked #1423.
Villa Maria College is ranked #1646.
Bryant & Stratton College – Online is ranked #1775.

Carly Stockwell, Media Director at College Factual