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Baruch College Ranked #18 Best Undergraduate Accounting Programs by College Choice

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NEW YORK, NY- May 26, 2016-Baruch College has been ranked #18 of the 50 Best Bachelor’s in Accounting Programs 2016 by College Choice. The ranking is based exclusively on factors college freshman said were most important to their college decisions.

Baruch ranked #18 on the list, besting NYU, Cornell and SUNY Binghamton for a spot in the top 20.


According to the most recent nationwide survey published by the Higher Education Research Institute at UCLA, college freshman cited the following factors on influencing their college decisions: academic reputation, financial aid offerings, overall cost, and success of graduates in the post-college job market. Each of these factors were weighted equally in the ranking and data was derived from a variety of publicly available sources, including U.S. News & World Report, the National Center for Education Statistics, and


About Baruch College:

Baruch College is a senior college in the City University of New York (CUNY) with a total enrollment of more than 18,000 students, who represent 164 countries and speak more than 129 languages. Ranked among the top 15% of U.S. colleges and the No. 4 public regional university, Baruch College is regularly recognized as among the most ethnically diverse colleges in the country. As a public institution with a tradition of academic excellence, Baruch College offers accessibility and opportunity for students from every corner of New York City and from around the world.  For more about Baruch College, go to



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