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College Consensus

College Consensus makes finding the best colleges fast. By combining the results of all of the most reputable college ranking systems and thousands of real student reviews from around the web, College Consensus provides the most accurate and comprehensive rating of a school's reputation and quality available anywhere.

Understanding Our Consensus Scores

Ranking Consensus = The combined average of ranking scores from the most respected college rankings.

Review Consensus = The combined average of real student review scores from around the web.

College Consensus = The combined average of a college’s Ranking Consensus and Review Consensus scores.

Ranking & Review Sources

The College Consensus only utilizes reputable national and international college ranking systems which publish the raw scores behind their rankings. These currently include:

College Consensus only utilizes reputable student review sites which include an overall review score for each school. These currently include:

The College Consensus Team

Jeremy Alder

Founder / Senior Editor

Jeremy Alder

Jeremy Alder has developed and managed several websites focused on higher education and career development. A Texas native, Jeremy graduated from The University of Texas at Austin before heading east to Duke University for graduate school. He currently resides in North Carolina with his kids.

Eric Phillips

Designer / Developer

Eric Phillips

Eric Phillips has worked on numerous projects centered around higher education. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from Georgia Southern University with BFA in Graphic Design. Eric currently lives in Hawaii with his wife and 3 kids.

Carrie Sealey-Morris

Managing Editor

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Carrie Sealey-Morris has been a writer and editor for a number of higher education websites. Carrie is a graduate of the University of New Mexico where she earned a B.A. in American Studies. She currently lives in North Carolina with her husband and three little girls.