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What Matters Most About College Isn't 'Rankable'

Adam Weinberg | Posted 11.12.2014 | College
Adam Weinberg

Don't get me wrong; data is great. It is gratifying to have hard facts and boxes to check. But some commercial lists employ questionable methodology, and the plain truth is that whether a student will thrive at a particular school cannot be determined by an institution's national ranking.

The Best Universities In The World

Reuters | Posted 12.02.2013 | College

By Shadi Bushra LONDON, Oct 2 (Reuters) - Leading Asian universities are catching up with their competitors in Britain and the United States in ran...

RANKED: The Best Public Colleges of 2014

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.19.2013 | College

Once again, California's public universities dominate the U.S. News and World public school rankings. The 2014 list remains relatively unchanged fr...

The Best Universities In The Country 2014 Ranking

Posted 09.10.2013 | College

Despite changes in the methodology for U.S. News & World Report's annual best colleges rankings, the list of top national universities was once again ...

LOOK: The Best Value Public Universities

The Huffington Post | William McGuinness | Posted 02.05.2013 | Politics

Since college tuition costs and average student debt are at all-time highs, a college's value proposition has never been more important. In 2010, the ...

The Top Universities In The World

Posted 01.02.2013 | College

There are many great universities in the world, and college rankings offer differing conclusions as to which is best. According to the Academic Ran...

The World's Best Universities

The Huffington Post/ U.S. News And World Report | Menachem Wecker | Posted 12.24.2012 | College

U.S. schools continued to fare well in the World's Best Universities rankings. In what may be a sign of the growth of science and technology in inter...

America's Top Colleges: Forbes List

Forbes | Michael Noer | Posted 08.01.2012 | College

College is outrageously expensive. Four years at an elite, private school like the University of Chicago (#4) or Stanford (#3) costs more than a quart...

The 25 Best Universities In The World

The Huffington Post | Alyssa Creamer, Anna Susman | Posted 07.27.2012 | College

Channeling all the fun that comes with the spirit of competition, we've looked at the list of the best universities in America, which switches -- ever...

FindTheBest Announces First Annual "Best Colleges For You" List

Grace Nasri | Posted 12.06.2011 | College
Grace Nasri

Understanding that the college decision-making process is a very personal one, FindTheBest -- a data-driven comparison engine -- has compiled its first annual "Best Colleges For You" list in 8 categories.

The 14 Best Universities In The World

Posted 11.05.2011 | College

The top two universities in the world are both in Cambridge -- but on different sides of the pond. University of Cambridge in England occupies the ...

Best Universities: List

Posted 06.25.2011 | College

According to's analysis of professor and college rankings, Brigham Young University is the best place to go to college in the co...

The TOP Countries With The Best Universities (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Jett Wells | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Still think Ivy League universities dominate the world's best institutions? Guess again. The landscape of the best and brightest universities is diver...

UChicago: The Great American University?

The Chicago Maroon | By Dani Brecher | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Former Columbia University Provost Jonathan Cole expressed his admiration for the U of C Wednesday, but cautioned that recent government intrusions on...

List Of Best Colleges In The US, from US News And World Report

AP | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Harvard University is the country's oldest, wealthiest and most selective university. Now it's back on top of the U.S. News & World Report college ran...