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EDsmart Releases 2022’s Best West Coast Colleges Ranking, a nationally recognized publisher of college resources and rankings, has released the 2022 edition of the best west coast college’s rankings.

EDsmart’s ranking of the best west coast collegesis the most comprehensive and well-rounded to date. The ranking includes only fully accredited schools. Rankings are based on affordability, academic quality, student satisfaction, and student outcome according to data gathered from the U.S. Department of Education.

“As online degrees become more prevalent, it is important to recognize the colleges and universities that go above and beyond,” said Tyson Stevens, managing editor of EDsmart. “Our goal is to highlight these schools and their commitment to higher education.”

“The best west coast college’sranking allows students to compare accredited programs and find those that best fit their education interests and career goals,” said EDsmart’s spokesperson. “Beyond providing affordable education, a college is not successful if it does not graduate its students, which is why EDsmart rankings place a high value on outcomes, including graduation and retention rates, and post-graduation earnings.”

The EDsmart 2021 ranking for the best west coast collegeranks CSU – Dominguez Hills #1 as the best college with Skyline College – San Bruno and Santa Ana College following.

The complete rankings are as follows:

California Colleges

CSU – Dominguez Hills
Skyline College – San Bruno
Santa Ana College
CSU – Stanislaus
San Diego Mesa College
CSU – San Bernardino
Fullerton State University
CSU – Northridge

Oregon Colleges

Portland State University
Bushnell University
Corban University
Multnomah University
Pacific State University

Washington Colleges

Clover Park Technical College
Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom
Bellingham Technical College
Tacoma Community College
Lake Washington Institute of Technology
Renton Technical College
Clark College
Edmonds College
Skagit Valley College

University response to EDsmart rankings has been very positive. Sharing the rankings on their websites and via social media has helped schools attract new students and excite existing students and alumni.

The rankings and data were produced for EDsmart, a leading higher education research organization. All evaluated data was gathered from IPEDs, the U.S. Department of Higher Education, school websites, and other reputable sources.

The rankings have been published at

About EDsmart

EDsmart reviews publicly available data to produce independent ranking assessments of various educational programs, in addition to student guides and resources. The site is regularly updated by a committed team of writers and researchers, who produce college rankings and resources that will help prospective and current college students get into, pay for, and thrive at the college of their choice.

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