Baruch College Ranks #25 Among Best Colleges in Region, According to U.S. News & World Report
NEW YORK, NY-September 12, 2014 – For the fifth year in a row, U.S. News & World Report ranked Baruch College among the top 25 Regional Universities in the North at #25 on its ‘Top Regional Universities’ annual rankings list. In addition, Baruch is ranked in the top five, for the second year in a row, on the magazine’s list of “Top Public Regional Universities.” The undergraduate business program at the Zicklin School of Business is ranked among the top 100 in the nation, coming in at #58.
Confirming its reputation for having a student body as diverse as the city of New York and its residents, Baruch College ranked #12 for the most diverse campus by The Chronicle of Higher Education.
Several factors are considered by U.S. News & World Report when compiling its “Best Colleges” rankings, including: peer assessment; graduation and retention rates; faculty resources; student selectivity; financial resources; and alumni giving. The editors of the “Best Colleges” list assert that “for families concerned with finding the best academic value for their money, the U.S. News Best Colleges rankings provide an excellent starting point for the college search.”
Office of Communications and Marketing, Baruch College, Sept 2014