A new poll finds high school and college students believe job placement and ability to repay loans are the most important factors to include in the federal college-rating system.
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December 29, 2014
As high school seniors fret about college applications before early January deadlines, research shows there is more to selecting a good school than selectivity.
September 09, 2014
The 2015 edition includes information on student-loan-default rates and campus safety for the first time.
July 21, 2014
A California non-profit partners with a data company to compile a ranking of 1,222 four-year colleges based graduate's financial boost received after receiving a degree.
March 10, 2014
A Gallup Education and Inside Higher Ed poll finds that just 13 percent of college leaders think the government has a good chance of collecting data on student outcomes and careers accurately.
January 03, 2014
College officials tend to rank the academic reputation of state flagship universities higher, while high school counselors favor smaller schools or those with a research or STEM focus.
November 26, 2013
An online resource aims to help students better understand the methodology of college rankings to keep some perspective in selecting a school.
November 21, 2013
A new index from the American Institute for Economic Research provides a ranking of the top college towns and metro areas, based on criteria that include the academic environment, quality of life, and professional opportunities.
August 27, 2013
A new college-ranking list from Washington Monthly focuses on value to students.
July 09, 2013
The Fiske Guide to Colleges 2014 lists 42 best-buy top colleges combining quality academics and affordability.