In the U.S. News & World Report recently released publication, America’s Best Colleges 2012, Northwest University was regionally ranked as a Tier I baccalaureate college. Northwest University received a ranking of 9 in the category, which is an improvement from the 2011 report where Northwest was ranked 14.
Northwest was also recognized as a top 10 baccalaureate college in the category of “Best Value School.” Colleges are selected based on academic quality, as well as the net cost of attendance for the 2010-2011 academic year. Only colleges that are in the top half of their categories and above average academically are included.
“It is an honor to be listed among America’s best colleges,” said Northwest University’s president, Joseph Castleberry. “As Northwest University adds programs and gets bigger, we are even more committed to getting better, providing the highest quality education. This ranking confirms the capabilities and commitment of our faculty and it is a tribute to them.”
Northwest University’s profile and ranking in U.S. News & World Report: America’s Best Colleges 2012 is available HERE.
Posted on Thursday, September 15, 2011