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KWC Named in Top 10 Rankings for US News, World Report

KWC Named in Top 10 Rankings for US News, World Report

Last year, UW-Madison ranked 10th among publics and 44th overall in a six-way tie.

Factors for the rankings include graduation and retention rates, surveys of college officials and high school counselors, faculty funding, and selectivity in admissions. "We are adding programs, such as our new business and personnel management majors, and updating infrastructure, such as the construction of our new Russell Science Center, to create the best possible environment for all students". In New Jersey, TCNJ ranked 1st among public colleges and universities, and 2nd overall.

Tech's engineering program was No. 14 and No. 9 among public colleges for colleges that give out up to a doctorate.

McRorie said in a release that FSU's initiatives in improving student success is paying off in the national rankings.

Baylor's undergraduate engineering program, which now offers a Ph.D. program, was ranked No. 110.

In Money Magazine's latest report on "Best Colleges for your Money", Money evaluated 2,400 colleges and universities using 27 criteria and winnowed the list to 711 colleges and universities that the publication considers "best colleges for your money". Seven more Indian universities ranked in the range of 801-1000.

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UB was among a number of public universities that are members of the Association of American Universities included in the ranking.

Local schools routinely boast a bit about these and other rankings, but also point out weaknesses in the methodology used by U.S. News. AMONG THE NATION'S TOP 20 FOR CO-OP AND INTERNSHIPS UC's overall emphasis on experience-based education earned the university placement on the list of the nation's best 20 schools for co-ops and internships.

Loyola University Chicago fell to No. 103 from No. 99 last year, tying with the Illinois Institute of Technology, which stayed where it was from the prior year.

In another recent ranking, UC Merced ranked as the 12th-best Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI) in the U.S. That list, compiled by College Raptor, ranked HSIs based on graduation rates, campus diversity, endowment per student, and other data as reported via the National Center for Education Statistics.

The University of Cincinnati has again risen in the ranks.

In a media release touting it's steady climb in the regional rankings over the years, Misericordia renewed past criticism of one aspect of the ranking system: It can reward larger schools simply for being better known.


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