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Randolph College Ranked One of Nation's Best Liberal Arts Colleges

U.S. News & World Report's 2011 Best College Guide ranks Randolph in top tier of national liberal arts colleges

8/23/2010 1:48:10 PM


LYNCHBURG — Randolph College was once again recognized as one of the best liberal arts colleges in the nation in the 2011 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges.

Randolph moved up in the rankings to 114 and remains in the top tier for national liberal arts colleges. The 2011 rankings include data on more than 1,400 accredited four-year schools, comparing them by a set of 15 indicators of excellence including peer assessment, graduation and retention rates, faculty resources, student selectivity, financial resources, and alumni giving.

The institutions in the top tiers are ranked within four geographic areas: North, South, Midwest, and West.View the rankings at

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