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5 Reasons Why Eastern Nazarene College is Ranked Among the Best

Published: December 10, 2015

5 reasonsEastern Nazarene College is proud to note that it is ranked among the best in the U.S. in both affordability, outcomes, and value. Rankings continue to be published on colleges and universities around the country. Students and parents can easily see how schools are rated based on certain criteria, and affordability, outcomes, and value are three very popular topics that appear to be top-of-mind while they are college shopping. Schools must be able to prove they are not only good stewards with the funds they receive but also that they are adding value for the education they are providing to their students. ENC is pleased to be repeatedly recognized as being among the best in the nation.

“Our students deserve a high quality college education. They also want to be part of a Christian college community that will support them through their college years successfully and affordably. ENC offers both.”

Dr. Timothy Wooster – Provost and Dean, Eastern Nazarene College

See why ENC is ranked among the best for
“Affordability,” “Best Value” and even “Most Beautiful.”

1. Money Magazine – Affordability and Value Added
Eastern Nazarene College was recognized by Money Magazineas the top private college in New England for “Affordability” and #24 in the nation. ENC also received an “A grade” for “Value-Added” and ranked higher than any other Massachusetts school and #15 in the nation.

2. Best Value Schools
Eastern Nazarene College
is among the “30 Best Value Colleges and Universities in Massachusetts.”In a list that includes some of the most prestigious institutions in the United States, ENC is ranked #22. In addition, Educate To Careerranks ENC 10 thin Massachusetts and in the top 12% of all Colleges and Universities nationally in their “Top Value Best College”rankings.

3. The 50 Most Affordable Christian Colleges of 2015
Eastern Nazarene College was recently named to “The 50 Most Affordable Christian Colleges of 2015”list by Christian Universities Online. ENC is also ranked #11 in the United States and #1 in New England.

4. Best Value Liberal Arts Colleges
According to, Eastern Nazarene College ranks #2 in Massachusetts and #10 in the United States for “Best Value Liberal Arts Colleges.”

5. The 50 Most Beautiful Christian Colleges & Universities in the U.S. 2016
Eastern Nazarene College has a registered arboretum on its campus, creating a quintessential New England experience.

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