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U.S. News 2014 Rankings: Lots of Changes for Public Universities

The U.S. News Best Colleges edition for 2014 is out, and the somewhat obscure changes in the magazine’s methodology this year have wrought many changes in the rankings of major public universities. The 2013 rankings were especially unkind to public … Continue reading

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Based on Academic Reputation Alone, Publics Would Be Higher in U.S. News Rankings

Updated December 29, 2014. The annual U.S. News college rankings are based on a variety of data, much of which is related to the financial resources and selectivity of each institution.  The use of academic reputation alone to determine quality … Continue reading

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