College Rankings

Members of NACAC and others have expressed long withstanding concerns about college ranking publications. The discussion about college rankings and their effects is extensive and ongoing.

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College Rankings: What Do They Really Mean?

Various magazines publish their college rankings issues every year, generating a lot of attention from the media, colleges, and college-bound students and their families. But what are they really telling you? Should these rankings have any influence on what college you choose?

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Stanford Report: College Rankings are Deeply Flawed

Are the families you serve overly concerned about college selectivity?

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College Fit

Location, size, academic offerings, the student body, and campus environment all influence whether an institution is a strong fit for a particular student.

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