Our friends at Wallethub have been busy again and they have put out a study of the top 10 colleges and universities in the state.

1. Carleton College-In Northfield.
Here are their sub rankings in various categories.
• 1st – Admission Rate
• 22nd – Net Cost
• 1st – Student-Faculty Ratio
• 21st – On-Campus Crime
• 3rd – Gender & Racial Diversity
• 1st – Graduation Rate
• 2nd – Post-Attendance Median Salary

2. Macalester College.
• 2nd – Admission Rate
• 21st – Net Cost
• 2nd – Student-Faculty Ratio
• 20th – On-Campus Crime
• 7th – Gender & Racial Diversity
• 3rd – Graduation Rate
• 10th – Post-Attendance Median Salary

3. St. Olaf College-Northfield
• 4th – Admission Rate
• 20th – Net Cost
• 5th – Student-Faculty Ratio
• 15th – On-Campus Crime
• 11th – Gender & Racial Diversity
• 2nd – Graduation Rate
• 7th – Post-Attendance Median Salary

The rest of the list:
4. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
5. University of Minnesota-Morris
6. St. John's University
7. Augsburg University
8. Bethany Lutheran College
9. College of St. Benedict
10. University of Minnesota-Crookston

It's nice two have two of the area schools making the top 5.

Check out more information and to see how the schools did nationally at https://wallethub.com/edu/college-rankings/40750/