ERIC Number: EJ541276
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Best National Liberal Arts Colleges; Regional Universities; Regional Liberal Arts Colleges.
U.S. News & World Report, v121 n11 p116-20 Sep 16 1996
Ranking of 160 best liberal arts colleges provides data on 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, alumni giving, freshman retention, 1995 graduation rate, and predicted graduation rate. Regional universities and regional liberal arts colleges are also listed. (MSE)
Descriptors: Academic Persistence, Academic Standards, Alumni, Class Size, College Entrance Examinations, College Faculty, College Freshmen, Colleges, Comparative Analysis, Educational Quality, Enrollment Management, Expenditure per Student, Financial Support, Fund Raising, Higher Education, Liberal Arts, Rating Scales, Regional Schools, Reputation, School Holding Power, Scores, Student Characteristics, Teacher Student Ratio, Universities
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Journal avail: U.S. News & World Report Inc., 2400 N Street N.W., Washington, DC 20037.