Entries tagged with ‘Rankings’

Gustavus Ranked Highly By Niche (Especially for Food!)

Gustavus ranks 58th on Niche’s list of the Best Liberal Arts Colleges in America and 20th overall for Best College Food in America. The 2017 lists provide a wide variety of college and university rankings based on data from the U.S. Department of Education and college reviews directly from students.

Gustavus Scores Highly in Inaugural Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings

The College ranks 144th in the nation and third among private colleges in Minnesota on the new rankings, which emphasize student experience and outcomes.

Gustavus Jumps Two Spots in U.S. News and World Report

Gustavus is ranked No. 77 on U.S. News & World Report’s 2017 Best National Liberal Arts Colleges list, which was released on Tuesday, Sept. 13. This is two spots higher than Gustavus placed in the publication’s 2016 rankings, when the College was ranked No. 79 among liberal arts colleges.

Gustavus Tops Ranks in MONEY Magazine

The College ranks in the top 30 on the magazine’s lists of Most Affordable Private Colleges, Best Colleges for Merit Aid, Best Colleges that Add the Most Value, Best Colleges You Can Actually Get Into, and Best Liberal Arts Colleges.

Gustavus Moves Up Eight Places in U.S. News Rankings

Gustavus Adolphus College is once again ranked among the top 100 liberal arts colleges in the nation in U.S. News and World Report’s annual college rankings. Gustavus moved up eight places from last year’s rankings to 80th on the magazine’s “Best Liberal Arts College’s” list.

Study Ranks Gustavus Top 10 for Graduation Rate

In a study recently released by the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) for Public Policy Research, Gustavus Adolphus College is ranked in the top 10 for its graduation rate among institutions with similar levels of admission selectivity.

Gustavus in Top 10 of Peace Corps Rankings

With 18 alumni currently serving abroad in the United States Peace Corps, Gustavus Adolphus College has earned a top 10 ranking from the Peace Corps for the number of 2008 volunteers.

Gustavus in Top 10 for Studying Abroad Participation

Gustavus Adolphus College continues to be a leading institution in the nation when it comes to the number of students participating in studying abroad programs, according to an annual report released by the Institute of International Education (IIE).

Measuring What Matters

College rankings and ratings have been in the news, and Gustavus constituencies are following the headlines. The debate going on in the public forum is rich and important. To make matters more interesting, at a time of great institutional robustness and milestone achievements, Gustavus nevertheless recently found itself drawn briefly into ongoing controversy surrounding one popular rankings outlet.

Alive and Well in St. Peter: Gustavus Responds to <i>U.S. News</i> "Unranking"

U.S. News & World Report recently released its 2008 "America's Best Colleges" rankings. Gustavus and 17 other institutions appeared under a new ratings category called "Unranked." This move evidently results from confusion over how and whether Gustavus uses test scores in its admission process.