The top two most expensive private colleges in the nation are in New York, according to U.S. News and World Report's annual ranking of expensive colleges. This year's top 10 list includes Columbia University and Vassar College.
Columbia, in Manhattan, is the most expensive at $45,290 for tuition and fees, according to the list.
Vassar comes in second at $44,705.
Room and board are not included in those figures.
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