The 14 Best Colleges You Can Get Into, According To Money Magazine

07/29/2014 12:19 pm ET | Updated Jul 30, 2014
amisb via Getty Images

It might be tough to get into the Ivy League, but that doesn't mean you can't get into a good school.

Money magazine's new list released Monday ranks the best schools where students who might not be at the top of their class can get accepted

Each of these schools accept "at least 50 percent of applicants," and the typical admitted student had a high school GPA between 3.0 and 3.4.

Check out the list below to see the top 14 "best colleges that you can actually get into," or head to Money for the full run down.

  • 1 Principia College
    Wikimedia Commons
  • Elsah, Ilinois
  • 2 University of Washington-Bothell
    Wikimedia Commons
  • Bothell, Washington
  • 3 Manhattan College
    Wikimedia Commons
  • Riverdale, New York
  • 4 Massachusetts Maritime Academy
    Wikimedia Commons
  • Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts
  • 5 Montana Tech of the University of Montana
    Wikimedia Commons
  • Butte, Montana
  • 6 Holy Family University
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 7 Molloy College
  • Rockville Centre, New York
  • 8 Oregon Institute of Technology
    Wikimedia Commons
  • Klamath Falls, Oregon
  • 9 California Maritime Academy
    Wikimedia Commons
  • Vallejo, California
  • 10 Bryant University
    Wikimedia Commons
  • Smithfield, Rhode Island
  • 11 Louisiana State University and Agriculture & Mechanical College
    Wikimedia Commons
  • Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • 12 University of Arizona
    Wikimedia Commons
  • Tucson, Arizona
  • 13 University of Illinois at Chicago
    Wikimedia Commons
  • Chicago, Illinois CORRECTION: A previous version of this slide showed an image of the University of Chicago, not the University of Illinois at Chicago.
  • 14 Rutgers University-Newark
    Wikimedia Commons
  • Newark, New Jersey

CONVERSATIONS