October 31, 2016

Can Merit Aid Affect A Choice Between Similar State Universities?

There is a saying among North Dakota football fans when describing the rivalry between their state universities: If you want to work the farm, you go to North Dakota State. If you want to own the farm you go to the University of North Dakota. It’s a fair bet that […]
September 21, 2015

The Emerging State College vs the Flagship State University

This past weekend I visited an open house for The College of New Jersey (TCNJ). A public college with approximately 6,400 undergraduates, TCNJ is the most selective public school in the Garden State. I have not documented this, but I have heard that New Jersey college-bound students prefer TCNJ to […]