For three decades in a row now Marietta College is one of the best in the Midwest.
In U.S. News' 2014 edition of Best Colleges and Universities, Marietta ranks fourth in the Midwest.
Specifically, the college excels in percent of classes under 20 students, average alumni giving rate, and peer assessment.
This year the freshman rate is up two percent.
Marietta College serves a body of 1,450 full time students.