Want to go muddin' between classes?
For a lot of students, moving to the big city is part of their college dream.
But not everyone shares that same aspiration.
What if you’re from an urban area and looking for a change of scenery? Or what if you’ve always lived in a rural area and want to stay out in the sticks? Many colleges are located in highly populated areas, but not all of them.
WorldWideLearn has compiled a list of the top rural colleges and universities so you can keep that country feel while getting your education.
- Washington and Lee University
- Slippery Rock University
- Colby College
- Appalachian State University
- Middlebury College
- Plymouth State University
- University of Montana Western
- University of Idaho
- Southwestern University
- Southwest Minnesota State University
- University of Wisconsin Stout
- Indiana University of Pennsylvania
- Longwood University
- Emory and Henry College
- Western New Mexico University
- University of Mississippi
- Shepherd University
- Frostburg State University
- Washington College
- University of Virginia’s College at Wise
(Source: “Top 20 Colleges and Universities Out in the Sticks” – WorldWideLearn)College Search