Climbing the Ranks

September 13, 2016  /  University News
 

 

U.S. News & World Report, one of the leading sources for reviewing and grading colleges across the country, released its highly anticipated 2017 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings. Adelphi University is now ranked 146, up seven points from last year’s position of 153. It’s a ranking we share with the University of Texas-Dallas, the University at Albany (State University of New York), St. John Fisher College, San Diego State University and Ohio University.

Adelphi has also landed in the publication’s top 100 Best Schools for Veterans, ranking 98th and tying with the University at Albany and St. John Fisher College.

About Adelphi: A modern metropolitan university with a personalized approach to higher learning.

Adelphi University, New York, is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research university dedicated to transforming students’ lives through small classes with world-class faculty, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support academic and career success. Adelphi offers exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training, with particular strength in our Core Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness.

Recognized as a Best College by U.S. News & World Report, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university. It serves more than 8,100 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, New York—just 23 miles from New York City’s cultural and internship opportunities—and at dynamic learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, as well as online.

More than 115,000 Adelphi graduates have gained the skills to thrive professionally as active, engaged citizens, making their mark on the University, their communities and the world.