Kiplinger’s best-values list

From the Pantagraph:

Illinois Wesleyan University has dropped to the 44th spot on Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine’s list of 50 best values in private liberal arts colleges….

Two other private liberal arts colleges in Illinois made the list. Wheaton College was 22nd spot and Knox College was 47th.

Kiplinger’s 100 Best Values in Private Colleges for 2009-10 lists the 50 top private liberal arts colleges and 50 top private universities. They were ranked according to academic quality and affordability, with quality accounting for two-thirds of the total, according to a news release from Kiplinger’s.