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7. Dartmouth College

Total Cost: $57,996
Tuition: $43,782
Room & Board: $12,954
Fees: $1,260

Dartmouth’s four-year liberal arts college, established in New Hampshire in 1769, is surrounded by some of the best-regarded professional schools in the country, including the Geisel School of Medicine, the Thayer School of Engineering, and the Tuck School of Business.

According to Dartmouth's website, the total cost to attend is $57,996 per year. First-year students are subject to additional charges for meals, class dues and document fees that increase their total cost to $58,281.

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