U.S. News & World Report has been ranking colleges for the last 30 years, and it feels like Harvard, Princeton and Stanford have been playing round robin with the top three spots just as long.
Money Magazine's 2014 college ranking list. Unlike the U.S. News list, this one is based more on return on investment than prestige and acceptance rate.
The 655 schools on the list are ranked on educational quality, affordability and alumni earnings.
With a different scale comes different results. While Ivy League schools such as Harvard and Princeton still made the top 10, so did relatively unknown institutions like Webb Institute and Babson College, which topped the list.
Find out more with this Newsy video.