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Magazine: UNC-Chapel Hill Among Best Bargains For Education

Posted January 9, 2006 11:40 a.m. EST

— Do you know where you can get a good bargain for great education? A major financial magazine says the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

For a fifth consecutive time,

Kiplinger's Magazine

has ranked UNC the best value among public universities.

Other schools making the top five include the University of Florida, University of Virginia, William & Mary and New College of Florida.

North Carolina State University ranked 28th. UNC-Wilmington, Appalachian State and UNC-Asheville also made the top 50.