Top Bachelor's Universities & Colleges in the Western U.S. - U.S. News University Directory

Bachelor's colleges of the Western U.S., ranked by U.S. News & World Report as Regional Colleges - West, confer associate's and bachelor's degrees on their graduates. Fewer than half of the degrees awarded at these institutions are in a liberal arts field. Let U.S. News University Directory help you find your ideal bachelor's degree today!

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Lewis-Clark State College

Lewiston, ID

Lewis-Clark State College is a four-year public state institution that was founded in 1893. The school is located in Lewiston, Idaho in the Lewis-Clark Valley, an area that boasts more warm and sunny days than any other place in the Pacific Northwest.

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University of Great Falls

Great Falls, MT

Located in Great Falls, Montana, the University of Great Falls is a private Catholic university founded in 1932. The schools prides itself on creating an opportunity for its students to discover themselves. Among the most popular majors are education, health professions, business, management, public administration, and social services.

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University of Houston--Downtown

Houston, TX

The University of Houston, located in downtown Houston, Texas, is a public school founded in 1974. UHD is a federally designated Minority and Hispanic Serving Institution. Because most students work full or part time while completing their degree, the university provides flexible class schedules, online classes and strives to keep their tuition as affordable as possible.

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