Posts Tagged ‘college choice’

U.S. News and World Report College Rankings

February 27, 2012 0 Comments

When using any ranking system as an assessment tool, it is important to understand how it is formulated, as well as its strengths and limitations. In this post, I’ll give a brief overview of the structure and methodology used in the U.S. News and World Report’s ranking system. I’ll also discuss common criticisms of this system, as well as its usefulness as an assessment tool in the college choice process.

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