ERIC Number: EJ541273
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Best National Universities.
U.S. News & World Report, v121 n11 p110-14 Sep 16 1996
A ranking of 229 universities in the United States provides survey information concerning academic reputation, student selectivity, faculty resources, financial resources, retention, alumni giving, college entrance examination scores, freshmen's high school rank, acceptance and yield rates, student/faculty ratio, expenditures per student, class size, freshman retention, 1995 graduation rate, and predicted graduation rate. (MSE)
Descriptors: Academic Persistence, Academic Standards, Alumni, Class Size, College Entrance Examinations, College Faculty, College Freshmen, Comparative Analysis, Educational Quality, Enrollment Management, Expenditure per Student, Financial Support, Fund Raising, Higher Education, Rating Scales, Reputation, School Holding Power, Scores, Student Characteristics, Teacher Student Ratio, Universities
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Journal avail: U.S. News & World Report Inc., 2400 N Street N.W., Washington, DC 20037.