Recently in college rankings Category

1   2   >   >>  

March 10, 2014

College Leaders Concerned Over Accuracy of New Federal Rating System

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

High School Counselors and College Officials Differ on Some College Rankings

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

As Teens Mull College Choices, Counselors Urge Caution in Interpreting Rankings

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

Consider Location, Not Just the Institution, in Picking a College

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

Washington Monthly Adds 'Bang-for-Buck' List to College Rankings

A new college-ranking list from Washington Monthly focuses on value to students.

July 09, 2013

Quality and Affordability Rolled Into New List of Best-Buy Colleges

The Fiske Guide to Colleges 2014 lists 42 best-buy top colleges combining quality academics and affordability.

June 28, 2013

New Info Out to Help Students and Policymakers Facing College Decisions

Updated information is released on college costs and financial-aid trends.

September 12, 2012

U.S. News Releases Its Take on the Best Colleges

U.S. News and World Report releases 2013 Best College lists.

August 27, 2012

Washington Monthly Applies New Values to College-Ranking Criteria

Washington Monthly releases its annual guide to colleges with new factor of cost added in this year's rankings

May 29, 2012

More Top-Tier Colleges in Rankings Doesn't Mean Better Quality

Researchers critique value of college rankings and encourage student to look beyond the lists for right fit.

1   2   >   >>  

Follow This Blog

Advertisement

Most Viewed on Education Week

Categories

Archives

Recent Comments