09/16/2011 08:17 am ET | Updated Nov 16, 2011

A+ Colleges For B Students, US News And World Report List

Want to go to a great college but only have average grades? Never fear! All is not lost!

US News and World Report recently compiled a list of the best schools for B students and options are a lot more plentiful than one might think when mired in the hyper-competitive college process.

US News has more on their methodology:

In addition to being a top-quality school, colleges had to admit a meaningful proportion of non-"A" students. That determination was made by using fall 2010 admissions data that were based on the Critical Reading and Math portions of the SAT or Composite ACT scores and high school class standing.

Check out the slide show of "A+ Colleges for B Students." Then, click over to the rest of the list at US News and World Report.